Use Photon Max Dongle with 3G router modem

Here is a step-by-step setup to configure and use Photon Max Dongle with wireless 3G router to share internet.

  1. Connect the photon in the usb socket of the router.
  2. Connect one end of the ethernet cable into the socket of the router and second end into the ethernet port of your desktop or laptop
  3. Open any web browser on your computer and in the address bar type and click enter
  4. in the username field type admin and in the password field also type admin (Few routers have “password” or blank as default password)
  5. On the main router page click on setup, click on the second option that says manual internet connection setup
  6. In internet connection type, select 3g
  7. In 3G internet connection type, select the following options

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  1. Click on save settings, the router will restart in 45 to 60 seconds
  2. Repeat steps 4 and 5, click on setup, go to wireless settings, manual settings
  3. click on enable wireless, enter your desired network name
  4. in 802.11 mode select B/G/N mixed
  5. select auto channel scan, visibility status- visible.
  6. security mode WPA- Personal
  7. WPA mode- WPA2 only, cipher type TKIP
  8. type your desired network key and click on save settings
  9. again the browser will restart in 45 or 60 secs.
  10. Your router is ready to share internet