Manually Adjust APN and Network Mode


Welcome to the Webafrica MTN LTE


Let’s get you set up!


Step 1 - Log into your Huawei router:

  • Open your web browser (such as Chrome or Firefox).
  • In the URL search bar, type in this address: 192.168.8.1 and hit enter
  • You'll be presented with the following page and you'll have to click the Log In button on the top


  • You will then be presented with the Log In screen
  • The User Name and Password for this will be admin
  • After typing this in you can go ahead and click Log In



 

Step 2 - You'll now have to proceed through the Quick Setup

  • Make sure the Auto-Update option is disabled
  • The next steps would be to save the Wi-Fi details as well set the router login password




 

Step 3 –  Adding Webafrica's APN

  • Click the settings button on the top of the page



  • Then click Dial-up on the left and Profile Management below
  • Click the New Profile button to add your APN
  • The User name and Password fields will remain blank

 


  • Click the New Profile button to add your APN



  • The Profile Name will be WebafricaAPN
  • The User name and Password fields will remain blank
  • The APN must be set to ws.webafrica.fwa
  • Click Save



Step 4 - Setting the Network Mode

  • Find Profile Management on the left and click on it
  • Click the drop down next to Preferred Mode and select 4G only
  • Click Apply


  • Your home page should have the following displayed



  

Restart your router, you should now be online!

 


Please note: All Webafrica deals and packages are subject to change without notification. These include our terms and conditions as it relates to costs and deal/package structures for all of our service providers.