EDIMAX AR-7286WnA Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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AR-7286WnA / AR-7286WnB
User Manual
6-2013 / v1.0
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COPYRIGHT
Copyright
Edimax Technology Co., Ltd. all rights reserved. No part of this
publication may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval
system, or translated into any language or computer language, in any form or
by any means, electronic, mechanical, magnetic, optical, chemical, manual or
otherwise, without the prior written permission from Edimax Technology Co.,
Ltd.
Edimax Technology Co., Ltd. makes no representations or warranties,
either expressed or implied, with respect to the contents hereof and
specifically disclaims any warranties, merchantability, or fitness for any
particular purpose. Any software described in this manual is sold or licensed
as is. Should the programs prove defective following their purchase, the buyer
(and not this company, its distributor, or its dealer) assumes the entire cost of
all necessary servicing, repair, and any incidental or consequential damages
resulting from any defect in the software. Edimax Technology Co., Ltd.
reserves the right to revise this publication and to make changes from time to
time in the contents hereof without the obligation to notify any person of
such revision or changes.
The product you have purchased and the setup screen may appear slightly
different from those shown in this QIG. For more information about this
product, please refer to the user manual on the CD-ROM. The software and
specifications are subject to change without notice. Please visit our website
www.edimax.com for updates. All brand and product names mentioned in
this manual are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective
holders.
Edimax Technology Co., Ltd.
Add: No. 3, Wu-Chuan 3
rd
Rd., Wu-Ku Industrial Park, New Taipei City, Taiwan
Tel: +886-2-77396888
Email:
sales@edimax.com.tw
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Contents
1.
PRODUCT INTRODUCTION
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1.1. P
ACKAGE
C
ONTENTS
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5
1.2. S
YSTEM
R
EQUIREMENTS
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5
1.3. S
AFETY
P
RECAUTIONS
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5
1.4. LED
S
TATUS
&
B
UTTON
D
EFINITIONS
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1.5. F
EATURES
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9
2.
HARDWARE INSTALLATION
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10
3.
IP ADDRESS SETTING
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17
3.1. W
INDOWS
8
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3.2. W
INDOWS
7
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3.3. W
INDOWS
V
ISTA
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3.4. W
INDOWS
XP
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4.
EZMAX SETUP WIZARD
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4.1. S
ETUP
W
IZARD
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4.2. I
NTERNET
C
ONNECTION
T
YPE
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4.2.1.
PPoE/PPPoA
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4.2.2.
Bridge Mode
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4.2.3.
Dynamic IP Address
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4.2.4.
Static IP
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4.3. F
IRMWARE
U
PGRADE
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5.
WEB CONFIGURATION
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5.1. A
CCESSING THE
R
OUTER
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5.2. S
TATUS
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37
5.2.1.
Device Info
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5.2.2.
System Log
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5.2.3.
Statistics
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5.3. Q
UICK
S
TART
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5.3.1.
Auto setup by ISP list
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5.3.2.
Bridge Mode
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5.3.3.
Dynamic IP Address
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5.3.4.
PPPoE/PPPoA
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5.4. I
NTERFACE
S
ETUP
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5.4.1.
Internet
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5.4.2.
LAN
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5.4.3.
Wireless
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5.5. A
DVANCED
S
ETUP
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5.5.1.
Firewall
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5.5.2.
Routing
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5.5.3.
NAT
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5.5.4.
QoS
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5.5.5.
VLAN
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5.5.6.
ADSL
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5.6. A
CCESS
M
ANAGEMENT
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5.6.1.
ACL
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5.6.2.
Filter
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5.6.3.
SNMP
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5.6.4.
UPnP
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5.6.5.
DDNS
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5.6.6.
CWMP
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5.7. M
AINTENANCE
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5.7.1.
Administration
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5.7.2.
Time Zone
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5.7.3.
Firmware
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5.7.4.
SysRestart
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5.7.5.
Diagnostics
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6.
TROUBLE SHOOTING
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Note: The images/screenshots used in this manual are for reference only
actual screens may vary according to firmware version. The contents of this
manual are based on the most recent firmware version at the time of writing.
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1.
Product Introduction
1.1.
Package Contents
Before you start using this product, please check if there is anything missing in
the package and contact your dealer to claim the missing item(s):
ADSL2+ router (AR-7286WnA or AR-7286WnB)
12V power adapter
1 meter RJ-45 Ethernet cable
1.8M RJ-11 telephone line x 2
Quick installation guide
CD containing setup wizard, user manual & multi-language QIG
Splitter
5dBi antenna x 2
1.2.
System Requirements
Recommended system requirements are as follows.
A 10/100 base-T Ethernet card installed in your PC.
A hub or Switch (connected to several PCs through one of the Ethernet
interfaces on the device).
Operating system: Windows 98 SE, Windows 2000, Windows ME,
Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.
Internet Explorer V5.0 or higher, Netscape V4.0 or higher or Firefox 1.5
or higher.
1.3.
Safety Precautions
Follow the following instructions to prevent the device from risks and
damage caused by fire or electric power:
Use volume labels to mark the type of power.
Use the power adapter included within the package contents.
Pay attention to the power load of the outlet or prolonged lines. An
overburdened power outlet or damaged lines and plugs may cause an
electric shock or fire. Check the power cords regularly. If you find any
damage, replace it at once.
Proper space left for heat dissipation is necessary to avoid damage
caused by overheating to the device. The long and thin holes on the
device are designed for heat dissipation to ensure that the device
works normally. Do not cover these heat dissipation holes.