Check If Huawei Modem Is Connected To Internet & Setup Properly

Huawei is a popular brand which supplies modems and routers for many Internet Service Providers(ISP). It is currently the largest company which produce telecoms equipments. Configuration of Huawei modem varies with different ISPs but we can check whether it is configured properly and connected to Internet. In case if you cannot access Internet from a computer which is connected to it, first step is to ensure if the modem is connected to Internet. It is not hard to check, if you have the login details. To check if it is connected to Internet, follow the instructions below.

Check Whether Huawei Router Is Connected To Internet

  1. Login to Setup Page

    Type and type username and password as admin(if you have set different username and password, use that).
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    If you cannot login to the setup page using the above login IP address, you may want to find the correct login IP address. Many users forget the fact that they changed the default login details in past and try to access the setup page with default login information. To find the correct login IP address of your Huawei  router, click the link below.
    How to Find Login IP Address Of a Router

  2. Check The System Information

    On system information page check the IP address of the connection you have made. If you can see a public IP address from your ISP here, Huawei modem is configured correctly and connected to Internet.
    Huawei modem connected to ISP

    If it is connected to ISP and having valid IP address, then you can ensure the configuration you have made on it is correct. 

Huawei Modem Configuration Guides

In case if it is not getting IP address from your ISP, you need to reset the device and reconfigure it. We have some tutorials to configure certain Huawei models. I believe these model specific guides will help you better than giving a standard tutorial.
  1. How to Configure  MT880 CPE Router

Huawei Modem Is Getting Slower Internet Connection

Even if you have configured the modem correctly and getting IP address from ISP, your computer may face slower connection than expected. There are many reasons for it and you can fix some of them. In this case if the Huawei modem is getting slower connection than your ISP promised, I recommend you to follow the instructions provided in the link below.
How to Increase The Speed Of Your Internet Connection

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