Plug your router into the power outlet. It will power up the router and provide the WiFi connection. The password of the router is written on the sticker. Please read your routers instruction manual to find out other relevant information.
Download the suitable router Firmware file for your router and save it to a folder on your computer –
Save the file to a folder.
Connect to your routers WiFi from your computer.
In your web browser, go to the address bar and type in 192.168.0.254 (MR3020) or 192.168.0.1 (MR3420V2). If neither of these work type in the IP address is printed on your routers information sticker.
In the login window, please login with the username “admin” and the password as “admin”. If this does not work, please read your routers instruction manual for the login details.
One you have logged in, navigate to System Tools > Firmware Upgrade in the left-hand sidebar.
Click on Browse on to select a file.
Select the uFlix firmware file you downloaded earlier (Step 2) and click on OK. Once done, click on the “Upgrade” button and let it perform the upgrade.
Your router is almost ready. It will restart itself once the firmware upgrade is done. At this point please look on your WiFi network and you will see the wireless network named “uFlix“. Connect to it.
IMPORTANT: The password to this network is uflix4you
Go to your routers IP address again and login to the admin panel. The IP may have changed to 192.168.42.254. The username is root and the password is uflix4you.
Navigate to Services and click on uFlix VPN.
On this page, enter your uFlix username and password and then click on “Save and Apply“.
Now you simply take the router and plug it into one of your home routers spare ports. This is done by plugging in an ethernet cable from the uRouter WAN port (blue) to your main routers LAN port (yellow). Make sure you still power the little uFlix router. Once done, simply connect any device to the uFlix wireless network and it will automatically work.
IMPORTANT: For added security, we recommend you change the uFlix WiFi password to something stronger.
You can do this by going Network > Wifi > “Edit” button > “Wireless Security” tab > Enter new password in the “Key” field > Hit Save & Apply.