How to set up remote console access on your modem

Remote console enables you to access your modem by telnet or SSH over a WAN connection, using the WAN IP address of your modem.

5. Select "Remote Console" in the left sidebar. 

Remote Console Step 5

6. Follow the steps to edit the Remote Console settings.

  • Step 1: Enable the type of remote console access you want. Options may include SSH, WAN Telnet and/or LAN Telnet.

  • Step 2: Enter the SSH username and password.

  • Step 3: Select the idel disconnect time, choosing from options between 15 minutes and 7 days. Or you can select "Disable" to turn off this feature.
Remote Console Step 6

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