Siemens router - set up guide

Need help setting up your Siemens router? This guide shows you how.

  1. Plug the broadband cable into the DSL socket on the back of the router

    The broadband cable is a grey cable with grey plugs.

    Broadband cable connected to grey socket on Siemens router

  2. Plug the other end of the broadband cable into the broadband filter

    Broadband cable ready to connect to broadband filter

  3. You'll also need to plug each piece of telephone equipment connected to your line into a broadband filter. This includes sockets for:

    - Telephones
    - TV services e.g. Sky
    - Answer phones
    - Faxes
    - Alarm systems - you might need to talk to an alarm engineer about this

  4. Plug the broadband filter into your phone socket

    Broadband filter connected to phone line

  5. Plug the power cable into the router

    Power cable ready to connect to Siemens router

  6. Plug the other end of this cable into a mains socket near the router

    Power socket - turned on

  7. Switch the rouiter on - press the power switch on the back

    Power switch

It'll take a couple of minutes for your router to start up. Just sit back and relax.

Connect computer to the router

Ideally, connect your computer to your router using a wired connection. You can always set up a wireless connection later.

  1. Plug one end of the network cable into your computer's network socket

    Ethernet cable ready to connect to computer

  2. Plug the other end into the yellow socket on your router

    Ethernet cable ready to connect to router

Update username and password

  1. Go to 192.168.1.1
  2. Enter the password admin and click OK

    Siemens Wireless Router welcome page - please enter your password

  3. The admin pages will load

    Siemens Wireless Router welcome page - admin pages

  4. Select Internet
  5. Enter your broadband username – letters should be entered in lower case, and remember to add @fs at the end
  6. Enter your broadband password – remember password is not the same as Password or PaSsWoRd
  7. Click OK


    Siemens Wireless Router welcome page - Internet option in menu selected

  8. The router will update your settings

    Apply settings page.

  9. Your router will connect to the internet

Check your connection

Why not check your connection's working by going to the ee.co.uk website?

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