VDSL2/ADSL2+ Wireless N300 4-port Router with 3G failover

The DSL-G225 VDSL2 N300 4-port Wireless Router is everything you need for high-speed Internet access in your home. It combines a VDSL2 modem and high-end wireless router together to create a single, easy-to-use device that connects to the Internet, and shares that connection with all of your devices. Plug in a USB storage drive to effortlessly share your documents, video, photos, and music or connect to a printer.

– 4X 10/100 Ethernet LAN port (RJ-45)
– 1X 10/100/1000 Ethernet WAN port (RJ-45)
– 1X USB 2.0 host for mobile failover, print server, storage
– Wireless Speed up to 300 Mbps

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How do I log into the router’s settings?

Plug one end of a LAN cable into one of the yellow ports at the back of the router, then plug the other end into a computer or laptop.

Once you are connected to the device please open your internet browser (chrome, firefox or Internet explorer etc) and type the following address into the address bar “” and then click search/enter.

If you have set up the router before a popup will open asking for a username and password. Use the default login details on the back of device. The default username is usually: “admin”, Password: “admin”

Note: If the popup indicates that the details are incorrect, the default details were changed in the initial setup of the wizard. Please use the password it was change to, then select login.

How do I change the Wi-Fi name and password

Login to the routers settings (connect to –> Go to Wireless Connection –> Manual Wireless Connection Setup

Here you can change the SSID (WiFI Name) and the Network key/WPA Passphrase/WPA Preshared key (these all mean Wi-Fi Password)
Be sure to click Apply when done.

I forgot my login password, what do I do?

If you forgot your login details you will unfortunately need to reset the router back to factory defaults to be able to access the router.

How do I reset the router?

To Reset the Router, you will need a small object such as a (PIN/Toothpick/Paper Clip) to insert into the “Reset” hole at the back of the device for 15-20 Seconds, until the power light goes Red.

Note: You will need to reconfigure the router again to get internet access.

Can the Device be used with a Fiber Connection?

Yes, this Device can be used as a Fiber connection. At the back of the Router the blue (WAN) Port indicates Fiber is supported on the device.

Is there a firmware update?

The latest Firmware for this device is AF_3.09_T15 (Telkom Firmware)

Can you use it as an Wireless Repeater?

Unfortunately this device cannot be used as a Repeater as it does not have this functionally built in.

Can you use it as an Access Point?

Yes, this device can be used as an Access Point. To access this function you will need to edit the WAN Profile to use it as an Access Point.

Can I set up a failover to USB dongle?

Yes, Failover is possible. You will need to navigate to Advanced –> 3G Connection Setup.

On this page you will need to Configure the 3G Internet Profile and Set the Primary Internet Source to your current Internet Service
and the Failover to 3G. (So that when the primary stops working the Failover will kick in.)

What VPN’s are supported on this router?

This device supports L2TP/PPTP/IPSEC VPN passthrough.

Note: Third party VPN’s can not be installed or used on this router.

Can I do Port Forwarding on this router?

Yes you can. To access this feature navigate to Setup –> Advanced –> Port Forwarding.

Can you setup Network storage?

Yes you can. To access this feature navigate to Setup –> Advanced –> Storage Service and then configure your user account.

Note: The maximum size storage supporter by this router is 2TB

Some devices are not picking up the Wi-Fi.

If some devices are not picking up the wireless, you can try change the wireless channel from Auto to channel 1 / 6 or 11.

To do this navigate to Wireless connections –> Manual Wireless connection Setup –> Select Channels 1 / 6 or 11

Can I block certain sites?

Yes you can block http sites (not https).

To access this feature Navigate to –> Advanced –> Parental Control –> Block Website –> add a rule.

Can I limit bandwidth per user?

Unfortunately this device does not support Bandwidth Limitation per user.

Combination ADSL2+ Modem and Router

The DSL-G225 combines the functionality of a high-speed VDSL2 broadband modem and a wireless router in one device, meaning there is no need for separate modem and wireless router devices. Connect to your VDSL2 Internet Service Provider and share the Internet connection with both wireless and wired devices. Lastly, the DSL-G225 gives you the option to connect to your broadband modem using the WAN Ethernet port so you have the flexibility to access the Internet via DSL, Cable, or other connection types.

Fast and Reliable Home Network

With the VDSL2 N300 4-port Wireless Router, you can create a home network with high-speed wireless, for a reliable connection to wireless devices, and Fast Ethernet LAN ports for quick wired connection speeds. 802.11n wireless gives you the bandwidth to stream HD multimedia and feature-rich content across your home, so you can browse the Internet and stream digital media at combined speeds of up to 300 Mbps. Using Quality of Service (QoS) technology the DSL-G225 can be configured to give certain devices network priority over others so their Internet connection is always optimized.

USB Port for Additional Connectivity

The DSL-G225 features a built-in USB port to provide additional functionality for your network. Attach a printer or portable hard drive to share files with everyone, or even plug in a 3G USB modem to enjoy Internet connectivity in places without a wired Internet connection.

Easy to Set Up and Secure

Get the DSL-G225 up and running in no time using the intuitive web-based configuration utility. Simply connect the DSL-G225 to your computer, launch the configuration utility, and follow a few easy steps to get your home network configured. You can also set up a secure network with the touch of a button using Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS). Simply press the WPS button to effortlessly establish a secure connection to a new device. Protect your network with WPA/WPA2 wireless encryption and a built-in NAT firewall, so you can shop online and do your online banking with confidence.





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