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How Do I Configure the Gateway Cable Modems?

Setup Firewall – Event Logging Page Description

The Setup Firewall – Event Logging page shows events captured by the firewall. The log displays the following items:

Description of the event

Number of events that have occurred

Last occurrence of an event

Target and source addresses

You can configure the system to e-maillog events to the administrator in order for the administrator to monitor the firewall.

This section describes the section headings and fields descriptions of the Setup Firewall – Event Logging page.

Field Name

Description

Contact Email

Allows you to enter the e-mailaddress of the person

Address

who monitors the firewall

SMTP Server Name

Allows you to enter the mail server name of your

 

outgoing mail server, or the mail server of your

 

Internet service provider (ISP)

E-mailAlerts

Allows you to enable or disable sending e-mailalerts

 

 

Function Keys

The following function keys appear on the Setup Firewall – Event Logging page.

Key

Description

Apply

Saves the values you enter into the fields without

 

closing the screen

E-mailLog

Allows you to force the system to send an e-mailalert

 

even if the E-mailAlerts box is left unchecked

Clear Log

Allows you to clear all entries in the log

 

 

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Configuring Your Wireless Access Point Parameters

Use the Setup Wireless – Basic page to configure your wireless access point (WAP) parameters, included SSID and channel number.

If you are not familiar with the advanced settings detailed in this section, contact your cable service provider before you attempt to change any of the gateway cable modem default wireless basic settings.

Click Basic in the Wireless section of the Setup page to access the Setup

Wireless – Basic page.

Setup Wireless – Basic Page Example

The following illustration is an example of the Setup Wireless – Basic page showing the factory default settings.

System Signal Status

Log

Setup

Setup

Wireless - Basic

This page allows you to configure your wireless access point parameters, including SSID and channel number.

Service Set Identifier (SSID)

WebSTAR

 

 

 

Basic Service Set Identifier (BSSID)

00:0a:73:9e:be:77

 

 

 

 

 

Country:

USA

 

 

 

New Channel:

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

Current Channel:

1

 

 

 

 

 

Encryption Mode:

No Encryption

Access Point:

On

Off

Apply

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Setup Wireless – Basic Page Description

This section describes the section headings and fields descriptions of the Setup Wireless – Basic page.

If you make changes in the Setup Wireless – Basic page, clickApply to apply and save your wireless basic settings.

Field Name

Description

Service Set Identifier

The name assigned to this access point

(SSID)

 

 

The factory default for the SSID field should

 

contain the product name WebSTAR.

Basic Service Set

The MAC address of the access point

Identifier (BSSID)

 

Country

Allows you to select the country in which you are using

 

your access point

New Channel (1-11)

Allows setting a communications channel for your

 

access point

 

Wireless networking channels overlap. Channels

 

1, 6, and 11 do not overlap with each other. For best

 

performance, select one of these channels. If there are

 

other access points in use in the area, select one of

 

these channels that is farthest away from the other

 

access points.

 

Example: If channel 8 is in use by another access point,

 

use channel 1 for your wireless network.

 

If your wireless network is not operating correctly,

 

or if external devices are interfering with your signal,

 

select a different channel. Use your PC wireless utility

 

software to scan for other access points in your area.

Current Channel

Present channel the WAP is using

Encryption Mode

Shows current encryption mode

Firmware Version

Shows current firmware version

Access Point

This setting allows you to turn the access point on the

 

gateway on or off

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Configuring Your Wireless Network Privacy and Encryption

Parameters

Use the Setup Wireless – Privacy page to configure your WAP wired equivalent privacy (WEP) encryption keys and authentication.

If you are not familiar with the advanced settings detailed in this section, contact your cable service provider before you attempt to change any of the gateway cable modem default wireless privacy settings.

Click Privacy in the Wireless section of the Setup page to access the Setup

Wireless – Privacy page.

Setup Wireless – Privacy Page Example

The following illustration is an example of the Setup Wireless – Privacy page.

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