Set up your router for internet manually - Vodafone R205 / Windows 7

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Usually, your router automatically uses the necessary settings to connect to the Internet. If this isn't the case, it may help to set up your router for internet manually. Follow these instructions to set up your router for internet manually.

Step 1 of 17

Turn on your router

Press and hold On/Off.

Step 2 of 17

Connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot

Do the following in Windows:
Click the network icon.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 3 of 17

Connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot

Highlight the name of your Wi-Fi hotspot and click Connect.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 4 of 17

Connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot

Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and click OK.
A connection to your Wi-Fi hotspot is established.

You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Step 5 of 17

Connect to the router configuration page

Open a browser window.
Key in 192.168.0.1 in the address bar and press Enter.
Highlight the field next to Password and key in admin

Step 6 of 17

Connect to the router configuration page

Click Login.

Step 7 of 17

Find "Connection"

Click Mobile Broadband.

Step 8 of 17

Find "Connection"

Click Connection.

Step 9 of 17

Create new data connection

Click the drop down list below Account type.

Step 10 of 17

Create new data connection

Highlight Custom.

Step 11 of 17

Enter APN

Highlight the field below APN.
Key in hs.vodafone.ie

Step 12 of 17

Enter dial-up number

Highlight the field below Number and key in *99#

Step 13 of 17

Enter username

Highlight the field below Username and key in vodafone

Step 14 of 17

Enter password

Highlight the field below Password and key in vodafone

Step 15 of 17

Enter password

Highlight the field below Confirm Password and key in vodafone

Step 16 of 17

Save and exit

Click Save.

Step 17 of 17

Save and exit

Click Logout.

1. Turn on your router

Press and hold On/Off.

2. Connect to your Wi-Fi hotspot

Do the following in Windows:
Click the network icon.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Highlight the name of your Wi-Fi hotspot and click Connect.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.
Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and click OK.
A connection to your Wi-Fi hotspot is established.
You can see the Wi-Fi hotspot name and password by pressing On/Off twice in quick succession.

3. Connect to the router configuration page

Open a browser window.
Key in 192.168.0.1 in the address bar and press Enter.
Highlight the field next to Password and key in admin
Click Login.

4. Find "Connection"

Click Mobile Broadband.
Click Connection.

5. Create new data connection

Click the drop down list below Account type.
Highlight Custom.

6. Enter APN

Highlight the field below APN.
Key in hs.vodafone.ie

7. Enter dial-up number

Highlight the field below Number and key in *99#

8. Enter username

Highlight the field below Username and key in vodafone

9. Enter password

Highlight the field below Password and key in vodafone
Highlight the field below Confirm Password and key in vodafone

10. Save and exit

Click Save.
Click Logout.