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Vodafone used to provide this modem to its customers, so you may have one lying around if you used to use Vodafone broadband. This modem is NOT VDSL compatible, so will only work on the BASIC and FAST plans. It will NOT work on the Bigpipe TURBO plan.

Setting up for Bigpipe

Basic and Fast – ADSL

To install the router:

  1. Connect Router to power
  2. Connect the DSL port on the router to a jackpoint on the wall, or to an ADSL splitter.
  3. Connect Router to computer (i.e.: PC or laptop)

To set the modem up for either the Basic or Fast plan:

  • Launch your Web Browser (e.g.: Internet Explorer, Chrome or Firefox).
  • Access the modem settings:
    • Type 192.168.1.1 into the address bar
      DrayTek Settings - URL
    • Press the ENTER key.
      The login screen displays.
      Login1
    • Login using the following details:
      Username advanced
      Password advanced

      Login2

      If that Username and Password do not work you should RESET the modem to factory settings (see the instructions at the bottom of the page).
    • Click the Log In button.
      The modem’s Dashboard screen displays.
      LoggedIn
    • Configure the modem for Bigpipe:
      • From the menu on the left, select Advanced Setup.
        The Wan interface selection screen appears.
        Select ADSL Uplink and click Next
        Setup1
      • The Wide Area Network (WAN) Setup screen appears.
        Find the line with 0/100 and click Edit
        Setup2
      • The ATM PVC Configuration screen appears
        Check VPI is 0 and VCI is 100. Click Next.
        Setup3
      • The Connection Type screen appears.
        Select PPP over ATM (PPPoA) and click Next
        Setup4
      • The PPP Username and Password screen appears.
        Put anything you like in PPP Username and PPP Password (don’t leave them blank) and click Next
        Setup5
      • The Enable WAN Service screen appears.
        Select Enable WAN Service and click Next
        Setup6
      • The WAN Setup – Summary screen appears.
        Click Save
        Setup7
      • You return to the Wide Area Network (WAN) Setup screen.
        Click Save/Reboot
        Setup8
        Wait for modem to reboot.

That’s it! Enjoy the Bigpipe broadband piping into your place 🙂

Resetting the Modem

Resetting the modem restores the default Factory settings. You will lose any of your customised settings.

To reset the modem:

  • Check it is on (i.e.: plugged in with one or more lights lit).  You cannot reset the modem if it is off.
  • Use something, like a paperclip, to press and hold the Factory Reset button, which is in between the plug and the USB port.
  • Hold for 30 seconds.
    IMAG5220
  • Release the Factory Reset button.
  • After a few seconds, the modem will start to reset.
The modem will have reset itself to its original factory settings. Any customised settings will have been lost.