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​How to configure the APN on your Huawei 4G Router Lite LTE device

Your router comes preconfigured with the Telkom APN and Wi-Fi settings, however in the event that you need to reset and reconfigure the router please follow the below steps:

  • Connect to your router via LAN cable or Wi-Fi.
  • Open your internet browser.
  • Navigate to the routers IP address. Enter 192.168.8.1 into the search bar and hit enter to search.
  • Log into the router.
  • Select ‘Network Settings’ at the top of the page.
  • On the ‘Internet Connection’ page, scroll drown to the APN list.
  • Select the ‘Plus’ symbol (+) to create a new APN profile.
  • Enter the following details:
    Profile Name: Afrihost LTE.
    Username and Password: Leave field blank.
    IP Type: IPv4

    Enter the APN details:
    APN [For Telkom LTE]: afrihost (all lower case, no spaces)
  • Click ‘Save’.
  • Ensure the new profile created is ‘Set as Default Profile’.
  • ​Ensure you re-enable the ‘Auto-Select Network’ setting.
Update your SSID & password. 

If you would like to find out How to change the Huawei 4G Router Lite LTE device SSID & Wi-Fi password read our article for easy steps.

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