Huawei is a global brand that manufactures many different product. One of the product segment is making device like routers and modems in the networking segment. HG532f is one of their popular broadband router. The router works at speed up to 300 Mbps and comes with 4 LAN ports and WEP and TKIP encryption for security.
Huawei HG532f is a great router for homes and for small offices. It can cater to your networking needs and even supports MIMO overcharged technology. Users can login to the router and modify settings as per their needs. You get a high transmission rate and greater range coverage with this Huawei router. We will help you with issues to login the router.
- The router box for the default username and password
- PC to access default gateway to login using a web browser(No Tablet or Smartphone)
Steps to Login Huawei HG532f Router
Step 1: Open Browser
Open your browser and enter the login IP address 10.0.0.2 in the URL bar or the search bar. You can simply copy-paste or click on this address http://10.0.0.2
PS: Ensure you are connected to your home wifi when doing this step. Don’t add extra zero as it will cause an error.
Step 2: Enter Username and Password on Default Gateway
To enter the router settings, you will need the default username and password. Use the below username and password, else look for the box of Huawei HG532f for the default credentials.
- Default Username: admin
- Default Password: admin
PS: We found the above username-password combination was correct in 70% cases. In case either of the above combinations doesn’t work. You may have changed the default details. In that case, you need to reset the router. Just press-and-hold reset button for 15 seconds using a sharp object.
Step 3: Change SSID
The different names that you see inside the network tab is called SSID or service set identifier. By default, the name that appears is of the brand which manufactures the router. You should change the default name because if you don’t then it will be easy for anyone to guess your details.
- Keep the SSID short and simple D
- don’t make it very fancy as it may backfire
- Don’t use any personal information to set the name of your router
Step 4: Setting up the Huawei HG532f Login Details
After changing the SSID, change the default username and password so that your router becomes secure from suspicious login attempts.
Tips to change your username and password:
- Your password should have a mixture of alphanumeric characters
- Your password should be 8-16 characters long, complex yet easy to remember
- Username should be user-friendly and simple
- Username and password for Huawei router needs to be written down somewhere
Step 5: Secure HG532f router settings
Inside the default gateway, see for the encryption settings of your network. You need to set the encryption to WPA2-PSK which is the current industry standard. It ensures that your router operates at the best security level possible.
Solutions to Issues of Technicolor TC8305C router
1. Huawei HG532f Password Doesn’t Work
The default password is the word “password” itself. In case it doesn’t work then most probably you or someone may have changed the default password. The fix is to reset the router. Press-and-hold reset button for 15 seconds.
2. Forgot Password to Huawei HG532f Router
First of all, try hard to remember or find the paper where you have written the password. If you don’t find anything then you may try to contact the ISP or xfinity forums and see for different set of default password to be used. If nothing works, try doing a reset for your router.
3. How to Reset the Huawei HG532f Router To Default Settings
The process is simple. Press-and-hold the reset button for 15 seconds.