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How to Setting Modem Huawei 2022

How to Setting Huawei Modem

For those of you who are using this Huawei modem for the first time or have just reset the IndiHome modem, then you need to know how to set up the Huawei IndiHome modem so that you can use the internet service again.

To set up the Huawei IndiHome modem correctly and correctly, it is very important to know and understand those who use the IndiHome internet network so that the Huawei modem that is used can work normally again.

The Huawei modem with the HG8245H type itself is a Wi-Fi type modem that is connected to a fiber optic network.

The Huawei HG8245H modem is one of the most chosen modems by IndiHome users because the price is quite cheap but has so complete features.

Therefore, when you reset the Huawei HG8245H modem, then you have to set the IndiHome Huawei HG8245H modem again.

You can do this by following the Huawei modem settings that we have shared below:

How to Set Modem Huawei HG8245H

How to Setting Huawei Modem
How to Set Modem Huawei HG8245H

Before you set up the Huawei HG8245H modem, you must first make sure that the PON indicator light on the modem is green.

Meanwhile, make sure the red LOSS indicator light on the modem is not lit.

For more details, you can follow the steps for setting up the Huawei HG8245H IndiHome modem which you can follow below:

The first step

To set up a Huawei modem, all you have to do first is connect the UTP cable from the laptop or computer you are using to the ETH ONT port on the Huawei HG8245A modem.

Then you can directly do the IP settings of the computer you are using with the IP address you want. for example as follows:

  • If the IP address of the laptop you are currently using is 192.168.100.11 with Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0 and with default gateway: 192.168.100.1
  • Then you can directly open the internet browser on the laptop or computer you are using and type the following numbers: 168.100.1
  • Then, the internet browser you are using will display a screen that says Username and Password.
  • You can enter the requested account and password as follows: Account > telecomadmin and Password > admintelecom
  • After that, the browser will take you to the modem brand page.
  • There you can select the button that says “WAN”, then you can click the “NEW” button
  • Next, you just need to fill in the required data in the available fields to do the first configuration.

Second Step

To set up the Huawei HG8245A IndiHome modem, then you have to do or activate the LAN port.

You can do this by following the guide on how to activate the LAN port below:

  • You can directly click the button that says “LAN” which is next to the “WAN” button
  • Then you select the button that says “LAN Port Work Mode”.
  • After that, you can check the LAN1 box, LAN2 box, LAN3 box, and LAN4 box to activate all the LAN ports on the modem.

Third step

After you activate the LAN port, then you can continue setting the modem by setting DHCP Server Configuration.

You can follow the stages of setting DHCP Server Configuration on the Huawei modem as shown below:

  • On the modem settings browser page, you can directly select the “LAN” page.
  • Then you can select the menu that says “LAN Port Work Mode”.
  • Then in the sub menu on the left, you can click the button that says “DHCP Server Configuration”.
  • After that, you will be taken to the Primary Address Pool and Primary Address Pool Subsection submenu pages.
  • Then, in the Primary Address Pool subsection, there you can fill in the Start IP Address, End IP Address and Least Time fields.
  • Then in the Start IP Address column, there you have to fill it with the same IP address as the LAN host you used earlier.

Fourth Step

If you have finished setting up LAN and WAN, then the next step for setting up the Huawei IndiHome modem is setting up WLAN configuration.

For how to do the WLAN Configuration settings, then you can follow the steps for setting the WLAN below:

  • On the Huawei modem settings page, you can directly click the “Settings” menu at the top of the page.
  • Then in the submenu, you can click the “WLAN” button on the left.
  • Then you can fill in all the data in all the columns displayed on the old.
  • SSID Name: you can fill in the name of the Wi-Fi connection you want to display.
  • Enable SSID: The field that will be used to indicate if you enable the interface on the WLAN.
  • Broadcast SSID: you can click so that a check mark appears so that the Wi-Fi SSID can be broadcast by the modem you are using.
  • Authentication Mode: you can select WPA/WPA2 Pre-SharedKey (with authentication type)
  • Encryption Mode: you can select TKIP and AES (for the type of encryption used)
  • WPA PreSharedKey: you can enter it using the password of the Wi-Fi you are using.
  • When you have finished filling in all the fields with the correct information, then all you have to do is press the “Apply” button.

Fifth Step

The last step you have to do in setting up the Huawei HG8245A modem is setting the Firewall configuration and also Remote Access.

In configuring this firewall, it actually aims to determine whether incoming PING and Traceroute (ICMP) packets will be accepted or discarded.

The Firewall Configuration process is needed to perform troubleshooting by those who provide internet services if the internet network on the modem is experiencing problems.

This is highly recommended if you have an ISP in the form of a Private IP, then it is better if the firewall on the modem you are using is disabled or disabled.

In addition, you can also choose other options in the form of User defined. You can follow the method to configure the Firewall below:

  • You can select the “Security” submenu next to WLAN.
  • Then you can select the “Firewall Level Configuration” submenu, there you can simply specify the firewall level.
  • There are several firewall level options available such as user defined, low, medium, high and disable, you can choose one of them.
  • Then you can click the “Apply” button.
Meanwhile, to activate the remote management of the modem, you can follow these steps:

  • You can select the “Security” option, then select the “ONT Access Control Configuration” option.
  • Then you can put a mark in the form of a checklist on the LAN service and WAN service sections in the following column,
  • Enable the LAN side PC to access the ONT through HTTP,
  • Enable the LAN side PC to access the ONT through Telnet.

The final word

That’s all our discussion in this article about How to Setting Huawei Modem. Hopefully useful and good luck.

If you have difficulty setting up the Huawei IndiHome modem, then you can follow the tutorial above that we have shared.

You can also share the information that we have shared with your friends or relatives who are also having difficulty setting up the Huawei ImdiHome modem.