Clear WIXFBR-117 Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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CONNECT TO THE WIRELESS NETWORK:
Please locate your Modem’s default wi-fi
Network name and password located on a
label near the bottom of the device
From your device, view the available networks
Select the Modem’s wi-fi Network (located on
the label)
Enter the wi-fi password, exactly as it appears
on the label
Your device should display a message
indicating it has connected to your Modem’s
wi-fi Network
As an alternative to wi-fi, you can use the included
Ethernet Cable to connect to the Modem.
SET IT UP
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SET IT UP
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Once your’ve set up your Modem and connected
to the wi-fi Network, you should change the
Modem’s wi-fi Network Name (SSID) and the
Default Password to something easy to remember.
Log in to your Modem’s Home Page
by entering http://192.168.15.1 into your
web browser
Enter the default Password (CLEAR123)
From the Menu, select “Basic” then ‘Wi-Fi”
Enter your new wi-fi Network Name and
Password (the wi-fi- Password must be
between 8 and 63 characters)
Click “apply” to save the changes
Use your computer’s wireless Connection
Manager to find your wi-fi Network Name
and connect using the new wi-fi password
NOTE:
If you forgot your wi-fi Network Name
or Password, you can connect to your Modem
with the Ethernet Cable. Log in, using the default
Modem password, to view or change the wi-fi
Network Name or Password.
SET IT UP
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As the Modem is searching
for the CLEAR 4G signal,
five LED lights, located on
the side of the Modem, will
blink sequentially and then
in unison. When the Modem
is connected to the CLEAR
4G signal, the LED lights will
stop blinking and remain lit.
NOTE:
The number of lights indicates the CLEAR
4G signal strength. For optimal signal strength,
you should try different locations for the Modem
to ensure a minimum of two lights are lit.
If at least two LED lights are not lit, try moving the
Modem to another room.
Move just the Modem (not your computer) to
another room, and wait 15-20 seconds after
the LED lights are solid white for an accurate
reading of the CLEAR 4G signal
To optimize the signal strength in the
Modem’s current location, try turning the
Modem by small 1/4” increments
Once you find the best CLEAR 4G signal,
you’re ready to connect your devices
SET IT UP
Align the slots at the bottom
of the CLEAR Modem with
Wi-Fi (Modem) with the slots
on the Modem Foot (Foot).
Push gently on the Modem
to snap the Foot into place.
To remove the Foot, press both
tabs outward, at the same time,
and the Foot will release from
the slots.
Follow the diagram to plug in the Power Cord:
After your’ve plugged the Modem into a power
outlet, the Modem will automatically search for a
CLEAR 4G signal.
LET’S GET STARTED
CLEAR Modem with Wi-Fi
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CONNECT TO
THE INTERNET
Every CLEAR customer gets an online account,
so you can easily manage your account and view/
pay your bill.
The first time you connect to the internet with
your Modem, you will need to set up your CLEAR
online account.
Open a new browser session, and you’ll see a
web page where you should review your rate plan
information, complete your online account, and
read and accept the CLEAR Terms of Service.
Congratulations
!
You’re ready for
INTERNET AWESOMENESS
QUICK TIPS
It’s easy to manage your Modem, by using the
Modem Home Page. You can change settings,
view signal strength, control the number of
users, and change the wi-fi network name and
password. Enter http://192.168.15.1 in your web
browser. The default password is “CLEAR123”.
UNABLE TO BROWSE THE INTERNET?:
Try moving the Modem to different locations
until at least two LED lights are lit
OTHERWISE TRY THESE STEPS:
Turn off the Modem for 15 seconds
Bypass any power strips and try a different
power outlet
Connect the Modem directly to the computer
with the Ethernet Cable provided in the box
Check the connection between the Modem
and computer, and make sure the cable fits
securely in the port and restart your computer
BROWSER STUCK?:
If your browser is stuck on a message from
CLEAR, follow the on screen instructions to
view the message and provide any requested
information
HAVE A
QUESTION?
Please read the separate “Important Information”
document included with your Modem for
regulatory information, safety information, and
other important disclosures.
If you have questions about your Modem, access
the online Help Tool on the Modem Home Page,
the online User Guide, FAQs, and live chat support
at www.clear.com/support.
If you still have questions, please call us at
877-956-4056. We provide automated telephone
support 24/7 and live telephone support between
9am and 10pm, seven days a week.
Be sure to check-out our
QUICK TIPS
and
HAVE A QUESTION?
sections.
Coverage
area
limited.
Actual
CLEAR
network
performance
may vary and is not guaranteed. See Device, Support, and other
relevant
pages
at
www.clear.com
for
additional
information.
CLEAR and the CLEAR are trademarks or registered trademarks
of Clearwire Communications LLC. Other brand names, product
names, and trademarks are the property of their respective
owners. © 2011 Clear Wireless LLC. All rights reserved.
CLEAR Modem with Wi-Fi : Part Number : CL-R-GWF-QSG-1.11
TO MAXMIZE SECURITY:
Change the Modem wi-fi Network Name
and Password
Use the highest level of security that your
wi-fi-enabled device supports
RESETTING THE PASSWORD:
Press the Reset button on the Modem for 10
seconds to restore the factory default settings
Log in to the Modem Home Page by entering
http://192.168.15.1 into your web browser
Enter the Modem Password “CLEAR123”
From the Menu, select “Basic” and
then “Password”
Enter the new Password and click “Apply”
to save the settings
You can also connect to your Modem with the
Ethernet Cable and log in using the default
Modem password, to view or change the wi-fi
Network Name or Password.
QUICK TIPS
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QUICK TIPS
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UNDERSTANDING THE LED LIGHTS:
Five blinking lights mean the
Modem is connecting to the
CLEAR 4G signal
Once the Modem has connected
to the CLEAR 4G signal, the same
lights remain lit to indicate the
signal strength. Five lights indicate
a strong signal
The wi-fi LED remains lit when
wi-fi is enabled
The Power LED remains lit when
the Modem is on.
A solid green light means a
connection to the CLEAR 4G
signal has been made.
A blinking yellow lighs means
data is being transmitted.