Set up 3G USB Modem in BoB2

This article will explain how to use a BoB2 as a router for a 3G Mobile Broadband service with a USB modem (dongle).

Please note: 4G Mobile Broadband is not supported on BoB2. 4G services will default to the 3G network.

Setting up 3G with BoB2

  1. On the back of BoB2, remove the cover labelled "3G".
  2. Plug your USB modem (dongle) into the 3G USB port.
  3. On a computer or Wi-Fi device connected to BoB2, open your web browser and go to
  4. Log in with the default password "admin". if you have changed the password from the default, use your custom password instead.
  5. Select 4. Configure my USB port from the top menu bar.
  6. Select Westnet 3G from the drop-down menu.
  7. Select Connect all the Time. Alternatively, choose Connect on Internet Connection Down to use your 3G mobile broadband as a backup for your ADSL service.
  8. For PIN code, enter "0000".
  9. Click Save Settings to finish.