How to set up D-Link AC1200 for nbn FTTP

Please follow the steps below to set up your D-Link AC1200 Wi-Fi Gigabit Router.

  1. Ensure your nbn Connection Box is turned on.
  2. Plug an Ethernet cable from the UNI-D1 port on your nbn Connection Box into the yellow Internet port on your D-Link router.
    Note: if UNI-D1 doesn't work, try each UNI-D port.
    D-Link AC1200 Internet Port
  3. Plug in the power cable and turn your D-Link router on using the Power button.
    D-Link AC1200 Power Port+Button
  4. Connect your computer or any device to your modem by plugging an Ethernet cable from the device to the Ethernet port, or you can connect your device via Wi-Fi.
    D-Link AC1200 Power Port+Button
  5. Go to or enter http://dlinkrouter.local in your browser.
  6. Enter your D-Link password (if this was not changed, the default password is shown on the device label or Quick Install Guide). 
    Note: You may have to agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before proceeding.
  7. Click Settings Internet
  8. Select PPPoE on the dropdown list for ‘My Internet Connection is:'
  9. Enter your iiNet Username and password.
  10. Click Save.
  11. If your nbn plan was activated before 1 March 2023 or you have nbn Phone included in your service, more settings are needed:
    - From Settings, select Internet, then VLAN.
    - Set Triple-play and VOIP VLAN to Enabled.
    - Change the Internet VLAN ID: 2 and Priority ID: 0.
    - Click Save.

Your D-Link AC1200 Wi-Fi Gigabit Router should now be online. If you're still having issues, please see Improving WiFi Signal or call us on 13 22 58 for further assistance.

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