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Set up your router for internet manually

Usually, your router automatically uses the necessary settings to connect to the internet. If this isn't the case, it may help to set up your router for internet manually. Follow these instructions to set up your router for internet manually.

Step 1 of 15

Turn on your router

Press and hold On/Off.

Step 2 of 15

Connect to Wi-Fi hotspot

Do the following in Mac OS X:
Click the Wi-Fi icon.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 3 of 15

Connect to Wi-Fi hotspot

Click the name of your Wi-Fi hotspot.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 4 of 15

Connect to Wi-Fi hotspot

Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and click OK.
A connection to the internet is established.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 5 of 15

Connect to the router configuration page

Open a browser window.
Key in 192.168.0.1 in the address bar and press Enter.
Highlight the field next to Password and key in admin

Step 6 of 15

Connect to the router configuration page

Click Login.

Step 7 of 15

Find "Connection"

Click Mobile Broadband.

Step 8 of 15

Find "Connection"

Click Connection.

Step 9 of 15

Create new data connection

Click the drop down list below Account type.

Step 10 of 15

Create new data connection

Highlight Custom.

Step 11 of 15

Enter APN

Highlight the field below APN.
Key in www.vodafone.net.nz

Step 12 of 15

Enter dial-up number

Highlight the field below Number and key in *99#

Step 13 of 15

Save and exit

Click Save.

Step 14 of 15

Save and exit

Click OK.

Step 15 of 15

Save and exit

Click Logout.

1. Turn on your router

Press and hold On/Off.

2. Connect to Wi-Fi hotspot

Do the following in Mac OS X:
Click the Wi-Fi icon.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Click the name of your Wi-Fi hotspot.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and click OK.
A connection to the internet is established.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.

3. Connect to the router configuration page

Open a browser window.
Key in 192.168.0.1 in the address bar and press Enter.
Highlight the field next to Password and key in admin
Click Login.

4. Find "Connection"

Click Mobile Broadband.
Click Connection.

5. Create new data connection

Click the drop down list below Account type.
Highlight Custom.

6. Enter APN

Highlight the field below APN.
Key in www.vodafone.net.nz

7. Enter dial-up number

Highlight the field below Number and key in *99#

8. Save and exit

Click Save.
Click OK.
Click Logout.

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