Set up 3G USB Modem with BoB Lite

This article will show you how to use a BoB Lite as a router for a 3G Mobile Broadband service with a USB modem (dongle).

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

Setting up 3G with BoB Lite

  1. On the back of BoB Lite, remove the cover labelled "3G".
     
  2. Plug your USB modem (dongle) into the 3G USB port.
     
  3. If the dongle is plugged in and receiving power, BoB Lite’s storage/3G light will illuminate.
     
  4. On a computer or Wi-Fi device connected to BoB Lite, open your web browser and go to http:/10.1.1.1
     
  5. Log in with the default password "admin". if you have changed the password from the default, use your custom password instead.
     
  6. Select 4. Configure my USB port from the top menu bar.
     
  7. Select Other 3G from the drop-down menu and then fill in the following details:

    Service Number: *99#
    Network APN: iinet (for iiNet Mobile Broadband services)
    3G Username: Leave blank
    3G Password: Leave blank
    PIN Code: 0000
     

  8. Select Connect All The Time and then click Save Settings in the upper right-hand corner of the page to finish.

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