Manage Huawei e585 PocketWifi modem without drivers

Posted: January 23, 2014 in General Computing
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1. Remove back cover & battery – write down SSID and wifi key
2. Switch on the modem
3. Reset the modem using the reset pin hole (keep pressed in for about 8 seconds)
4. Connect to earlier written down SSID with any web browser using written down wifi key
5. Browse to http://192.168.1.1
6. Change your settings using default password “Admin” (case sensitive without quotes)
7. Done / enjoy

Note: wifi connection to modem is using standard http and not https so any passwords used can be captured by anyone sniffing networks.

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