How to set up D-Link DSL-3785 for nbn FTTC

Please follow the steps below to set up your D-Link DSL-3785.

  1. Ensure your nbn Connection Device is turned on.
  2. Plug an Ethernet cable from the yellow Gateway port on your nbn Connection Device into the yellow WAN/LAN port on your D-Link DSL-3785.
    D-Link DSL-3785 LAN-WAN Port
  3. Plug in the power cable and turn your DSL-3785 on using the Power button.
    D-Link DSL-3785 Power Port
  4. Connect your computer or any device to your modem by plugging an Ethernet cable from the device to one of the yellow Ethernet ports, or you can connect your device via Wi-Fi.
    D-Link DSL-3785 LAN Ports
  5. Go to or http://dlinkrouter.local in your browser.
  6. Enter your D-Link password. By default this is admin.
  7. Select Settings then select Internet.
  8. Under Configure your WAN connection, select Ethernet.
  9. If your nbn plan was activated before 1 March 2023 or you have nbn Phone included in your service, more settings are needed:
    - Click Advanced Settings and toggle Enable Virtual Circuit: On
    - Enter in the VLAN ID.
  10. Under WAN SETTINGS, select PPPoE for Connection.
  11. Enter your iiNet Username and Password
  12. Click Save.

Your D-Link DSL-3785 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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