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Setting up my router for internet manually

Your router usually applies the necessary settings to establish a connection to the internet automatically. If this isn't the case, you can set up your router for internet manually.

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1. Connect router

Connect your router to your computer's USB port.
OPTUS E8372 4G USB WiFi Modem/Windows 8

2. Establish connection to Wi-Fi Hotspot

Do the following in Windows:
Click the network icon.
Highlight the name of your Wi-Fi Hotspot and click Connect.
You can see the name and password for your Wi-Fi hotspot under the cover.
Key in the password for your Wi-Fi Hotspot and click Next.
A connection to your Wi-Fi Hotspot is established.

3. Establish a connection to the router web interface

Open a browser.
Key in in the address bar and tap Enter.
Highlight the field below "User name" and key in admin
Highlight the field below "Password" and key in admin
Click Log In.
If you're asked to key in your PIN:
Highlight the field next to "PIN code" and key in your PIN (default is 0000).
Click Apply.

4. Find "Profile Management"

Click Settings.
Click Dial-up.
Click Profile Management.

5. Create new data connection

Click New Profile.

6. Enter data connection name

Highlight the field next to "Profile name" and key in Optus Yes Internet

7. Enter APN

Highlight the field next to "APN".
If you're an Optus Business customer:
Key in yesbusiness
If you're an Optus Connect customer:
Key in connect
If you're an Optus Connectcap customer:
Key in connectcap
If you're an Optus Connectme customer:
Key in connectme
If you're an Optus Prepaid customer:
Key in preconnect

8. Save data connection

Click Save.

9. Exit

Click Log Out.
Click OK to confirm.
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