Alcatel Speedtouch 570 Alcatel Speedtouch 570 wireless router
Make Alcatel
Model Speedtouch 570
Manufaturer code Speedtouch 570
Description The SpeedTouch 570 or 570i wireless ADSL router is designed for both residential users and small offices or home offices (SOHO).
Wireless Standards 802.11b
Manufacturer Homepage http://www.thomsontelecom.com.au
Product Webpage http://www.thomsontelecom.com.au/speedtouch/speedTouch_570.htm
Data Sheet Download Alcatel Speedtouch 570 Data Sheet
User Guide Download Alcatel Speedtouch 570 User Guide
Security Options WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy)
Default Login Details Username: administrator
Password: < blank >

In order to update your router’s security settings follow these easy steps:

Step1 (Log in to your router)

To log in to your router run Internet Explorer (or your default browser) and enter the IP address of your router (10.0.0.138 by default) in the address bar and hit Enter. To find your IP address in Windows press the windows key and the key “R” at the same time. In the new window, type “cmd” and hit Enter, then type “ipconfig” and hit Enter. Now, under “Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network settings” you should have Default Gateway followed by an array of numbers devided in 4 groups by dots. That is your router’s IP.

Alcatel v IP

Step2 (Login)

After hitting Enter, you will see a login prompt appear on your screen.

To login, use the following password in the prompt box.

Username: administrator

Password: < blank >

Step3 (Wireless Settings)

Hide SSID Settings

To hide your router’s SSID, select Access Point Settings > Network Name (SSID). This will display the Wireless Settings where you can configure your wireless network. First, type in the name of your wireless network in the SSID box. To hide the SSID (Service Set Identification) select the “Only stations with the correct Network (SSID) can connect” option. This will hide your wireless network from the clients searching for wireless connections and thereby protect your network from hackers.

Alcatel Speedtouch 570 Wireless Security Interface

To make your wireless network safe, you should select the appropriate security option.

To do, so click Go to Access Point Settings > Data Security.

This router supports 64/128-bit WEP encryption.

64/128-bit WEP

Alcatel Speedtouch 570 WPA/WPA2-PSK

Enter a WEP key of your choice. In the case of:

• 64-bit encryption

The 40-bits WEP key must consist of 10 hexadecimal digits.

• 128-bit encryption

The 104-bits WEP key consists of 26 hexadecimal digits.

To save the setting changes you have made to your router, click Apply.

Well done! You have now secured your router!

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