Configuring Vigor130 for Telstra VDSL2 Connection
Posted by Roy Panetta on 14 September 2016 02:55 PM
This guide will show you how to configure the Vigor130 router to connect to Telstra VDSL2 connection.
Note: This guide only applies to Telstra and may not apply to other NBN providers.
Step 1: Ensure that the router has the required firmware
The Vigor130 router will needs to run VDSL2 Vectoring firmware for VDSL2 connections in Australia. The firmware can be downloaded from the link below:
DrayTek Vigor130 - download link Vigor130_v126.96.36.199_modem4.zip
Once the firmware is installed you should see firmware version displayed as in the dashboard.
Step 2: Configure WAN Interface
Go to Internet access>>General Setup configuration menu
Select VDSL2 only for DSL Mode
Leave other settings at default values.
The router will now restart.
Step 3: Configure WAN Internet Access
After the router has restarted log into the router again.
3.1 Go to Internet Access >> PPPoE / PPPoA configuration menu and disable PPoE/PPPoA mode.
3.2 Go to Internet Access >> MPoA / Static or dynamic IP configuration menu.
Select Enable and Obtain an IP address automatically options.
Select DHCP Client Identifier and enter your Telstra username and password.
Click OK to save the settings.
Step 4: Check Internet connectivity
After the router has restarted log into the router again check your Internet connection.
Go to Online Status>>Physical Connection menu
You should see WAN status in green with a valid IP address.