iiNet Modem WiFi Channel Settings

If you have a third party modem, please consult your modem's user manual or check the manufacturer's website for support information.

Need to find the right channel to use? See Finding the best 2.4GHz WiFi channel.

Select your modem:

TPLinkVR1600v_mini
TP-Link VR1600v
TG789icon100
TG-789 or TG-1 Broadband Gateway
CabGatProicon100
Cable Gateway Pro (EPC3940L)
HuaweiHG658_HG659icon100
Huawei HG532d, HG658 or HG659
NetComm16WV-02icon100
NetComm NB16WV-02
BudiiLiteicon100
Budii or Budii Lite
BoB2icon100
BoB 2 or BoB Lite

TP-Link VR1600v

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://192.168.1.1
  2. Log in with the default username admin and default password admin, or use your custom login details.
  3. Click the Advanced tab, then select Wireless > Wireless Settings. You'll see the 2.4GHz WiFi settings by default.
  4. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  5. Set Channel Width to 20MHz.
  6. Click Save to finish.
    TP-Link VR1600v WiFi settings

TG-1 or TG-789 Broadband Gateway

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://10.1.1.1
  2. For TG-1s: Log in with the default username "admin" and default password “admin”, or use your custom login details.
    For TG-789s: Log in with the unique default password printed on the modem's barcode sticker (example below) or use your custom login details.
    TG-789 barcode sticker example - Modem credentials
  3. Click the Wireless panel on the dashboard.  
    TG-1 WiFi channel settings 1
  4. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  5. Set Channel Width to 20MHz.
  6. Click Save to finish. 
    TG789 WiFi settings
     

Cable Gateway Pro (EPC3940L)

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://192.168.0.1
  2. Log in with the default username admin and default password password, or use your custom login details. If this fails, try leaving both fields blank.
  3. In the top menu bar, select Advanced.
  4. Select Wireless.
  5. Under "2.4GHz Radio", set Channel Width to 20MHz.
  6. Select the desired channel from the Control Channel drop-down menu.
  7. The results of an interference check will be shown and changes will be saved automatically. 
    Cable Gateway Pro EPC3940L WiFi Settings

Huawei HG532d, HG658 or HG659

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://192.168.1.1
  2. Log in with the default username admin and default password admin, or use your custom login details.
  3. In the left-hand column, click Basic and then select WLAN.
  4. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  5. Set 11N Band Width to 20.
  6. Click Submit to finish. 
    Huawei WiFi settings
     

iiNet NetComm NB16WV-02

These instructions will only work for the NetComm NB16WV-02 purchased from the iiNet Group.

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://10.1.1.1
  2. Log in with the default username admin and default password admin, or use your custom login details.
  3. At the bottom of the page, click Switch to advanced view.
  4. Click Network Setup in the top menu bar and then select Wireless 2.4GHz from the drop-down menu.
  5. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  6. Set Channel Bandwidth to 20MHz Only.
  7. Click Save to finish.
    NetComm WiFi settings

Budii or Budii Lite

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://10.1.1.1
  2. Log in with the default password admin, or use your custom password.
  3. Select 2. Set up my wireless from the top menu bar.
  4. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  5. Set Bandwidth to 20MHz.
  6. Click Save settings to finish.  
    Budii WiFi Settings

BoB2 or BoB Lite

  1. On a device that's connected to your modem, open your web browser and go to http://10.1.1.1
  2. Log in with the default password admin, or use your custom password.
  3. Select 2. Set up my wireless from the top menu bar.
  4. Select the desired channel from the Channel drop-down menu.
  5. Set Bandwidth to 20MHz.
  6. Click Save settings to finish.  
    BoB 2 WiFi settings example