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  • Download the latest EdgeRouter ER-X/ER-X-SFP/EP-R6 firmware from
  • If you have an existing network with a DHCP server:
    • Connect the router to the network via the port labelled eth1
    • Connect to the DHCP assigned address in a web browser on a system on the same network
  • Otherwise:
    • Connect your computer to the router via the port labelled eth0
    • Configure the Ethernet adapter on your host system with a static IP address on the 192.168.1.x subnet
    • Connect to in a web browser
  • Sign in with ubnt/ubnt
  • Read and agree to the terms
  • System > Upgrade System Image > Upload System Image
  • Let it restart and sign in with ubnt/ubnt again


  • Use the WAN+2LAN2 setup wizard to perform a basic setup of the router:
  • Internet Port > Set the desired ethernet port for the WAN
  • LAN Ports > Set the address to the desired subnet for your LAN
  • User Setup > Keep Existing Users
  • Apply
  • Let it restart
  • Connect the WAN cable to the set port and any other cables to other ports


  • Connect to the IP address set in the previous section
  • Sign in with ubnt/ubnt again
  • Users > Local > Add User > Enter desired details
  • Repeat for any other desired users
  • Welcome ubnt > Logout
  • Sign in with one of the added admin accounts
  • Users > Local > ubnt > Actions > Delete
ubnt/setup.txt · Last modified: 2018/12/09 06:15 by derek