TP-Link Archer VR1600

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NBN Service Setup and Modem Configuration

This article provides modem setup configuration for NBN FTTN, FTTB, HFC & NBN Fixed Wireless services (excludes NBN FTTP) and assumes you have the NBN box (NTD) installed by NBNco and you have received your NBN connection details from Cybertel.

 

This article covers:

1. Physical Setup
2. Manual Modem Setup (if required)
3. For NBN FTTN/NBN FTTB
4. For NBN HFC & NBN Fixed Wireless
5. Wi-Fi Setup

 

Physical Setup:

As per the TP-Link Quick Installation Guide provided in the TP-Link modem box

1. Connect the WAN port on the back of your router to your NBN Connection Box
2. Connect any of the 4 LAN ports on the back of your router to your PC
3. Connect the Power port on the back of your router to your power socket
4. Wait for NBN activation, the Internet light will turn green

Note: If you have received your modem from Cybertel, you are not required to configure your modem as all necessary settings will be preconfigured by Cybertel and your modem will connect automatically, and within a few minutes, the Internet light will turn green. You are connected.

 

NBN FTTN & FTTB Manual Setup

 

If you did not receive your TP-Link Archer VR1600 modem from Cybertel, the NBN configuration details will need to be added manually. This section will step you through the process to connect you Cybertel NBN FTTN or FTTB service. Please confirm your connection type with the information provided by Cybertel.

1. Launch a web browser and go to http://tplinkmodem.net or http://192.168.1.1.  Create a strong password and click Let’s Get Started to log in.

If you have changed the login credentials, please enter the current password for your modem interface.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. On the user interface home screen, click the Advanced tab.

 

 

4. On the menu on the left side, click Network to expand the menu and then click DSL.

 

5. Click the Edit button on pppoe_ptm_2_0_d.

 

6. Enter your Cybertel NBN Username and Password. Click Save.

 

 

7. Click the Basic tab

 

8. On the menu on the left side, click Wireless.

 

9. You can change your Wi-Fi details or keep the default settings. The default Wi-Fi SSID (network name) is WiFi-xxxx (xxxx is a random 4 digit alphanumeric code printed on the sticker on the underside of your modem). By default, the Wi-Fi password is printed on a sticker underneath your modem (Wireless Password/Key). Click Save.

Congratulations, your NBN FTTN or NBN FTTB setup is complete!

 

NBN HFC & NBN Fixed Wireless Manual Setup

If you did not receive your TP-Link Archer VR1600 modem from Cybertel, the NBN configuration details will need to be added manually. This section will step you through the process to connect you Cybertel NBN HFC or NBN Fixed Wireless service. Please confirm your connection type with the information provided by Cybertel.

1. Launch a web browser and go to http://tplinkmodem.net or http://192.168.1.1.  Create a strong password and click Let’s Get Started to log in.

If you have changed the login credentials, please enter the current password for your modem interface.

2. On the user interface home screen, click the Advanced tab.

3. On the menu on the left side, click Network to expand the menu and then click EWAN.

4. Enter your Cybertel NBN Username and Password. Click Save.

 

5. Click the Basic tab.

6. On the menu on the left side, click Wireless.

7. You can change your Wi-Fi details or keep the default settings. The default Wi-Fi SSID (network name) is WiFi-xxxx (xxxx is a random 4 digit alphanumeric code printed on the sticker on the underside of your modem). By default, the Wi-Fi password is printed on a sticker underneath your modem (Wireless Password/Key). Click Save.

Congratulations, your NBN HFC or NBN Fixed Wireless setup is complete!