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Broadband - D-Link DSL-2730B Setup Guide

D-Link DSL-2730B Setup Guide

This guide will assist you in setting up your ADSL connection on the D-Link DSL-2730B as well as securing your wireless network. 

Step 1:

Connect the D-Link DSL-2730B modem to the power.

Plug the phone line into the wall socket and the modem.

Plug the network cable to your PC and the other end of the cable into your modem.

Turn the D-Link on and wait about 1-2 minutes for it to boot up and establish an ADSL signal. You will notice that the modem is ready to configure when the ADSL light (2nd from the right) is solid.

Step 2:

Open up your internet browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome.) Once your browser is open, type into the address bar

You will be taken to the page below, login using the following details.

Username: admin
Password: admin 


Step 3:

You will then be shown the following screen. Select Setup Wizard to continue.


Step 4:

This page will show you the steps involved in the Setup Wizard. Press Next to continue.


Step 5:

This page is used to change the default password in order to login to your modem, enter a new password for your admin login or press skip to continue.


Step 6:

The Time and Date settings are optional, you may press next to skip through this step.


Step 7:

Enter the Internet Connection details as shown below.

Country: Australia
Internet Service Provider: Others
Protocol: PPPoE
Connection Type: LLC
VPI: 8
VCI: 35

Enter your username and password as provided on your Welcome Pack.


Step 8:

This page will help you setup your Wireless and enable a Wireless Password.

Please note that when entering the WPA2 Pre-Shared Key this will be your wireless password.


Step 9:

This is the final summary page and allows you to confirm what you have entered is correct. Press Apply to complete the setup of your modem.

Allow 1-2 minutes for these changes to take effect and you should now be able to surf the internet!