Netcomm NB7Plus4W Netcomm NB7Plus4W wireless router
Make Netcomm
Model NB7Plus4W
Manufaturer code NB7Plus4W
Description The new NB7 Series from NetComm is the perfect modem for all users wanting to experience the full benefit of ADSL2+. The NetComm NB7Plus4W ADSL2+ Wireless Ethernet Router uses Broadcom BCM6338 ADSL2+ single Chip solution that fully complies with ANSI T1.413 Issue 2, ITU-T G.992.1 (G.dmt) and G.992.2 (G.lite) ADSL standard.
Wireless Standards 802.11b
802.11g
Manufacturer Homepage http://www.netcomm.com.au
Product Webpage http://www.netcomm.com.au/netcomm-products/adsl-broadband/nb7plus4w
Data Sheet Download Netcomm NB7Plus4W Data Sheet
User Guide Download Netcomm NB7Plus4W User Guide
Security Options 64/128-Bit WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy)
WPA (Wi Fi Protected Access)
WPA-PSK (Pre Shared Key)
WPA2 (Wi Fi Protected Access 2)
WPA/WPA2 (Wi Fi Protected Access 2)
Default Login Details Username: admin
Password: admin

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 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.

Netcomm NB7Plus4W IP

Step2 (Login)

After hitting Enter, you will see a login prompt appear on your screen.
To login, use the following system username and leave the password blank in the prompt box.

Netcomm NB7Plus4W login

Username: admin
Password: admin

Step3 (Wireless Settings)

Hide SSID Settings

 To hide your router’s SSID, select Wireless> Basic Settings. 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) check “Hide Wireless Main Network” option. This will hide your wireless network from the clients searching for wireless connections and thereby protect your network from hackers.

Netcomm NB7Plus4W Wireless Security Interface

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

To do, so click Go to Wireless > Security.

Netcomm NB7Plus4W WPA/WPA2-PSK

This router supports 64/128-bit WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy), WPA (Wi Fi Protected Access), WPA-PSK (Pre Shared Key), WPA2 (Wi Fi Protected Access 2), WPA2-PSK (Pre Shared Key), mixed WPA2/WPA and WPA2/WPA-PSK. WPA2/WPA-PSK is the strongest of all encryption.

It is recommended to use WPA2/WPA-PSK Encryption.

WPA2/WPA-PSK

Netcomm NB7Plus4W WPA/WPA2-PSK

Wireless Security                   Select WPA2/PSK

Data Encryption                     Select AES

Pre Shared Key                      Type in your chosen passphrase (password)

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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