The following settings are standard across all Australia Broadband  broadband connections and can be set in most modems and routers.

You’ll need to enter these settings while following the setup guide for your modem. Setup guides for Australia Broadband modems are available here.

ADSL, ADSL2+ and Naked DSL

DSL Standard/Mode/Modulation:
Auto, ADSL or ADSL2+. Select G.DMT if safe mode is desired.
Connection Type/Mode/WAN Type:PPPoE
Multiplexing/Encapsulation:LLC
Authentication type:PAP
Username:Enter your full username here e.g. example@iinet.net.au
example2@westnet.com.au
example3@adam.com.au
Password:Enter the password for your username. This was emailed to you when your service was activated. If you can’t remember your password, please try our password recovery tool or call 1300 023 354.
VPI:8
VCI:35
DNS*:203.0.178.191

*Our alternate DNS address is 203.215.29.191

NOTE :

Not all settings may be required when setting up your modem. If you encounter a setting that isn’t listed here (e.g. MTU) in your modem’s Setup Wizard/Quick Setup then it should be fine to leave it as the default.

NBN™ Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) or Fibre to the Home

Important!

Your modem or router must be fibre-ready for use with an NBN™ FTTP service.

Most of the settings will be taken care of by the NBN™ Connection Box or equivalent fibre unit. However, it’s important to configure the right WAN Type on routers to stop them trying to take over the job of the Connection Box which can cause connection issues.

Mode/Modulation:
WAN
Connection Type/Mode/WAN Type:IPoE or Dynamic IP addressNote: Some fibre services including Internode services, South Brisbane Fibre and select locations will need to use PPPoE. If you’re not sure which setting you need, please call us on 1300 023 354 and we can check our records.
Username (required if using PPPoE):Enter your full username here e.g. example@iinet.net.au
example2@westnet.com.au
example3@adam.com.au
Password (required if using PPPoE):Enter the password for your username. This was emailed to you when your service was activated. If you can’t remember your password, please try our password recovery tool or call 1300 023 354.
DNS*:203.0.178.191

 

*Our alternate DNS address is 203.215.29.191

NOTE :

Not all settings may be required when setting up your modem. If you encounter a setting that isn’t listed here (e.g. MTU) in your modem’s Setup Wizard/Quick Setup then it should be fine to leave it as the default.

NBN™ Fibre to the Building or Node (FTTB/FTTN)

Note that not all modems support VDSL2. Please check the technical specifications or the manufacturer’s website if you’re not sure.

DSL Standard/Mode/Modulation:
VDSL2
Connection Type/Mode/WAN Type:IPoE or Dynamic IP address
VDSL Profile:17a Multi Mode
Username:N/A
Password:N/A
G.INP:Enabled
G.Vector:Enabled
DNS*:203.0.178.191

*Our alternate DNS address is 203.215.29.191

NOTE :

Not all settings may be required when setting up your modem. If you encounter a setting that isn’t listed here (e.g. MTU) in your modem’s Setup Wizard/Quick Setup then it should be fine to leave it as the default.

NBN™ HFC

All Australia Broadband NBN™ HFC must use the Home Router for NBN™ HFC that is supplied by us. These routers auto-configure with all the required settings for Australia Broadband NBN™ HFC and your included Netphone service.

Connections using third party hardware are not supported, however you may choose to connect your own WiFi router to the Australia Broadband Home Router for NBN™ HFC to handle your home WiFi network.

NBN™ Satellite

Most of the settings will be taken care of by the NBN™ Connection Box. However, it’s important to configure the right WAN Type on WiFi routers to stop them trying to take over the job of the Connection Box which can cause connection issues.

Mode/Modulation:
WAN
Connection Type/Mode/WAN Type:PPPoE
Username:Enter your full username here e.g. example@iinet.net.au
example2@westnet.com.au
example3@adam.com.au
Password:Enter the password for your username. This was emailed to you when your service was activated. If you can’t remember your password, please try our password recovery tool or call 1300 023 354.
DNS*:203.0.178.191

*Our alternate DNS address is 203.215.29.191

Note: Not all settings may be required when setting up your modem. If you encounter a setting that isn’t listed here (e.g. MTU) in your modem’s Setup Wizard/Quick Setup then it should be fine to leave it as the default.

Australia Broadband VDSL2

Note that not all modems support VDSL2. Please check the technical specifications or the manufacturer’s website if you’re not sure.

DSL Standard/Mode/Modulation:
VDSL2
Connection Type/Mode/WAN Type:PPPoE
VLAN:10
VDSL Profile:17a Multi Mode
Username:N/A
Password:N/A
G.INP:Enabled
G.Vector:Enabled
DNS*:203.0.178.191

*Our alternate DNS address is 203.215.29.191

NOTE :

Not all settings may be required when setting up your modem. If you encounter a setting that isn’t listed here (e.g. MTU) in your modem’s Setup Wizard/Quick Setup then it should be fine to leave it as the default.

Australia Broadband Cable

All Australia Broadband Cable must use the Cable Gateway modem that is supplied by us. These gateways auto-configure with all the required settings for Australia Broadband Cable and your included Netphone service.

Connections using third party hardware are not supported, however you may choose to connect your own WiFi router to the Cable Gateway to handle your home WiFi network.