Optimum Router Setup

In the box:

  • Step 1:The Optimum router.
  • Step 2:Ethernet cable.
  • Step 3:Power adapter/Power cord.

If you are setting up your Optimum router for the first time, follow these steps, which will make you finish the Optimum Router setup easily.

Connect Router to Modem:

  • Step 1:Unplug all the modem cables and disconnect the batteries. 
  • Step 2:Connect the Ethernet cable to the modem LAN port and the router WLAN port. 
  • Step 3: Reconnect the modem power cable and wait for few minutes. Check if the LED on the modem turns on.
  • Step 4:Now connect the adapter to the electrical power socket and the pin to the rear end of the router.
  • Step 5:Power ON the Optimum router switch; wait for the green LED to glow. 
  • Step 6:Once the LEDs in the modem and router are lit, you are ready to go.

Wired connection:

  • Step 1:Now connect one of the ends of an Ethernet cable to the router’s LAN port and the other end to the laptop’s LAN port.
  • Step 2:Now, open the default browser on your device. The browser automatically opens the Optimum Router Installation page. 
  • Step 3:Enter the User Id and Password for the router on the installation page.

Wireless Connection:

  • Step 1:Now go to the Wireless settings on your device, and search the optimum router’s SSID in the available Wi-Fi networks. Click the SSID and type the password that you have already noted from the backside of the printer. 
  • Step 2:Now open the default browser. It will automatically go to the optimum router installation page. 
  • Step 3:If you are replacing an existing router, keep the existing Home Wi-Fi network name and password. It will automatically connect to the previously connected wireless devices.
  • Step 4:If you are setting up the router for the first time, enter a New SSID (User Name) and password and then click the Save and Continue button. Now the wireless setup is done.
  • Step 5:Connect your phones to the router. On the mobile, open the wireless network setting, search the available router names, select the new router, and enter the password. Now your mobile will be connected to the Home Wireless Network.
  • Step 6:You have now successfully completed the Optimum router setup.