Enable WPS on Huawei Router
To enable the Wi-Fi Protected Setup feature on your Huawei router, you must sign into the web-based configuration site of the router. For entering into the setup page, you need to know the default IP address of your Huawei access point. Also, make a note of the username and password of your Huawei network router for signing into the login page. Simple guidelines on how to sign into the configuration website and turn On the WPS mode on the Huawei router are given below in this site.
- Enable WPS on Huawei Router
How to Enable WPS on Huawei Router
First, confirm that your personal computer is linked to the Huawei router through a wired or wireless connection.
From your system, open any browser and then type 192.168.1.254 in the search box.
Hit the Enter button on your keyboard. When prompted, provide the username and the key, and then choose the OK button.
Now the Configuration dialog box displays on your computer screen.
Click Wireless Settings displayed on the Top menu bar.
Choose the Basic Wireless Settings option displayed on the left side of the screen.
Make sure to turn On the WPS feature under the Turn Wireless On tab.
Move to the bottom of the screen and then click on the Apply button.
How To Utilize the WPS Function Of a Huawei ONT -(Hg8045a, Hg8240, Hg8245, Hg8247h)?
Usually, WPS function supports three modes: Push Button Configuration (PBC), PIN input configuration (PIN), and AP PIN. Login into the WPS basic configuration page by following procedures given. Open an internet browser, type the IP address of your router in the search bar and click the Enter button. On the ONT, enter the login account name and password when prompted in the given field and click the Login button. Click the WLAN option and select WLAN Basic Configuration. The basic configuration process is done and now use any one of the modes listed above.
To use the PBC WPS mode, follow the instructions given. In the WLAN basic configuration page, enable the WPS function and select the PBC mode in the pop-up menu. Click Apply. Now establish the WPS network on your STA (WI-Fi client) by pressing the WPS button on it. Once the connection is established on the STA, hold down the WPS button on the ONT for five seconds and release it. If the connection is established, then the light starts to blink on the ONT. To check if the connection setup is done correctly, press the WPS button on the ONT. As soon as you click the WPS button on the ONT, the WPS function on the STA must be enabled within two minutes. If not, then re-perform the same process.
Similarly to use the AP-PIN & PIN WPS mode, enable the WPS on the ONT and select PIN/ AP-PIN in the pop-up menu of the WPS mode and click the Apply button. After that, follow the establish the WPS network on ONT as discussed above.
How to use the WPS function of an HG659?
Make sure that you switch On the Huawei HG659 router.
Tap the WLAN button on the Huawei HG659 wireless access point for enabling WLAN connection.
See the WLAN indicator to check if the WLAN feature is turned On.
Make use of the WPS Push button method for setting the wireless connection between your device and the Huawei router quickly and easily.
Before starting the connection, make sure that the wireless security mode of the Huawei router is set correctly.
Confirm whether the device which you want to connect to the router is WPS-enabled.
Initiate the WPS mode by pressing the WPS button on your device.
Within two to three minutes, long-press and hold the WPS button on your Huawei HG659 router for at least one to three seconds.
The WPS indicator light flashes. Once the light becomes steady, the wireless connection will be established successfully.
How to set up Wi-Fi on your GPON HUAWEI HG8247H
Start a browser on your system and enter the IP address of your Huawei HG8247H router in the address field.
On the Status tab, click on the WLAN button and then select the WLAN Basic Configuration option.
Mark on the Enable WLAN option and then specify the WPS settings as per your requirements.
Choose the Automatic at Channel option on the WLAN Advanced Configuration window.
Click on the Apply button, and if needed, you can create more Service Set Identifiers or SSIDs.
How Do I Enable WPS On Router?
To enable the WPS option on your router, perform the steps as given below.
The first step is to access the router configuration page.
Make sure that your computer is connected to the router.
You can connect the computer and the router through a wireless or wired network.
Open a browser on your computer and type the 192.168.1.254 in the search bar.
Enter your router's username & password when prompted and click the OK button.
Now the configuration page of your router opens.
Click the Top menu and select the Wireless Settings option followed by Basic Security Settings.
Check if the WPS option is set to On/Off in the Turn Wireless On section.
Set the option and click the Apply button.
Fixing The "Wps Is Turned On" Problem (Huawei / Hg658)
To fix the WPS is Turned On issue, follow the troubleshooting instructions as given below.
First, you have to log into the router account through a web browser.
Open the web browser on your system.
Type the URL code of the router in the search bar and click the Enter button.
Enter the user name and password of your router in the given field and click the OK button.
Enter the default user name and password of the router if you do not have the details of your own.
Once you log in successfully, the router’s home page opens in the browser.
Navigate to the WPS Settings page option and click it.
The router’s WPS page opens. Check if the router’s WPS is ON.
If the WPS option is enabled, then checkmark the box that disables you to control the option.
Now, check if the issue is resolved.
What happens when you press the WPS button on the router?
First, press the WPS button on the device, such as a printer. After you start the WPS mode on your device, you must locate and tap the WPS button on your wireless access point. After two to three minutes, the router and your device will be linked
How do I connect using WPS?
You need to enable WPS mode on your router. So, press the WPS button that is available on your wireless router.
Now, on your device, select the name of your wireless network.
Without the need for a security password, the devices will connect over the network.
Devices such as ranges extenders or printers featuring a WPS button can be connected to a network easily.
Link the device to the wireless network by pressing the WPS button on it and the access point.
For this connection, users need not provide any data.
Another way of setting up the WPS connection is through the PIN method.
All the routers which support the WPS mode have an eight-digit PIN that gets generated automatically and cannot be altered.
You can obtain the PIN from the web page of your network router.
Specific devices which do not have a WPS button but support the WPS connection can be linked to the network using a client PIN.
Type the client PIN in the wireless configuration channel for adding your device on the wireless network.