Installing with a Broadband Modem

Before You Begin

To install your Broadband Router with USB Print Server, make sure that you have the following items:

You may need additional items at various steps in the installation process, depending on your computer and Internet environments. You can start the installation and get these items only if you need them, or you can have them ready before you begin:

Step One: Connect your modem to the router.

  1. Turn off your PC and your modem.
  2. Locate the Ethernet cable that connects your modem to your PC’s Ethernet adapter, and disconnect it from your PC only: do not disconnect the cable from your modem.
  3. Connect the free end of the Ethernet cable to the WAN port on the rear of the router.

Step Two: Connect your router to your PC and power supply.

  1. Connect one end of the supplied Ethernet cable to your PC’s Ethernet adapter.
  2. Connect the other end to one of the router’s LAN ports.
  3. Turn on your modem.
  4. Connect the supplied power cord to the 5.0 VDC port on the router.
  5. Note to UK Users: Replace the plug on power adapter with the UK standard plug that is supplied in your USRobotics package. Apply enough pressure to cause a click and firmly seat the new plug.

  6. Plug the power cord into a standard power outlet.
  7. Turn on your PC.

Step Three: Configure the basic connection settings.

Note to Windows Users: If Universal Plug and Play launches, ignore its on-screen instructions.

  1. Launch a Web browser.
  2. In the location or address line, type and press Enter to access the router's Web User Interface.
  3. Click Log in—there is no default password.
  4. In the Administrator's Main Menu, click Wizard.

    The Setup Wizard will lead you through the steps that establish your basic configuration. The first step is to select your WAN type. If you do not know your WAN type, use these guidelines for identifying your WAN type.

    After you select your WAN type, click Next. The Setup Wizard prompts you for additional configuration information. Enter the required information and click Next to complete your setup. Then click Reboot to make your configuration effective.

  5. Verify your Internet connection by launching a Web browser and registering your Broadband Router with USB Print Server at

Congratulations! You have completed the installation procedure.