Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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Wireless VDSL
Modem Router
Model #: V1000H
User Manual
Ver 1.0
Solutions for the Digital Life
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Table of Contents
Introduction
1
Minimum System Requirements
1
Features
1
Getting to Know the Modem Router
3
Getting Started With the Modem Router
7
Accessing the Home Screen
7
Host Screen
10
Configuring Wireless Settings
13
Accessing Wireless Settings
13
Basic Settings
16
Wireless Security
18
Radio Setup
20
SSID Setup
22
Wireless MAC Authentication
23
WPS
24
WMM
25
802.1x
26
Configuring the Modem Router’s Utilities
27
Accessing Utilities
27
Rebooting the Modem Router
29
Restoring Factory Default Settings
29
Upgrade Firmware
31
Ping Test
32
Traceroute
33
Web Activity Log
34
Time Zone
34
ConfiguringAdvanced Setup
36
Accessing Advanced Setup Options
36
Services Blocking
39
Website Blocking
40
Scheduling Access
41
Broadband Settings
43
WAN IP Address
44
LAN IP and DHCP Settings
46
WAN VLAN
48
HPNA Settings
49
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QoS Settings
50
Remote GUI
52
Remote Telnet
53
Dynamic Routing
54
Static Routing
55
Admin Password
56
Port Forwarding
57
Applications
58
DMZ Hosting
60
Firewall
61
NAT
62
UPnP
62
Viewing the Modem Router’s Status
63
Accessing Wireless Settings
63
Connection Status
65
WAN Status
66
WAN Ethernet Status
67
Routing Table
68
Firewall Status
68
NAT Table
69
Wireless Status
69
Modem Utilization
70
LAN Status
71
Specifications
72
General
72
Wireless Operating Range
73
LED Indicators
73
Environmental
73
Notices
74
Regulatory Compliance Notices
74
Modifications
74
GPL (General Public License)
75
Limited Warranty
76
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Introduction
Thank you for choosing the Actiontec Wireless VDSL Modem Router. With its
powerful wireless N radio, gigabit Ethernet switch, and WAN port, as well as its
dual-core processor and support for HPNA, the Modem Router will propel you to
new speeds as you traverse the Internet. We are sure the Modem Router will pro-
vide you with years of hassle-free performance.
Minimum System Requirements
Active ADSL2+ service
Computer with an 10 Mbps or 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet connection
Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista; Mac OS 7.1+, 8.0+, 9.0+, OS X+
• Internet Explorer
(7.0
or higher), Firefox, Safari web browsers
TCP/IP network protocol installed on each computer
Features
Gigabit Ethernet (WAN and LAN)
VDSL 2 access technology (backward compatible to ASDL2+/ASDL2)
• HPNA coax support
Optional Java Virtual Machine and Java Runtime software
TR-069 support with remote management
TR-064 local management
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Wireless VDSL Modem Router
64-, 128-, and 256-bit WEP/WPA/WPA2 wireless LAN security
IEEE 802.3 Ethernet standard compliance
• Four
10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet ports (LAN)
• One
10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet ports (WAN)
• DHCP server option
• MAC address cloning
• QoS support, including diffserv and random early detection
• PPPoE support
• External Radius support
Web-based configuration support
FTP firmware upgradeable
Web download support
802.11b/g/n support
WPS support
Advanced firewall
ALG