Compex - OpenWRT Firmware

Compex

Compex Firmware Please select a model and download firmware. You have to match exact version to prevent issues

Configuring Compex router with your Start Hotspot account - step by step instructions

Connecting
This article describes installation and configuration steps for Compex router.

Please reset router to factory settings to avoid problems with some previous configuration.
Connect your computer LAN using cable to router Ethernet port.
Set static IP address in 192.168.1.x range
In the address bar of the web browser, enter 192.168.1.1 and login using admin as username and admin as password.
To upgrade the firmware of your router, you need to download the firmware file to your local hard disk.
From System menu go to Backup/Flash Firmware section.
UsingBrowse button find the firmware file on your PC.
Once you’ve selected the new firmware file, click Apply at the bottom of the screen to start the upgrade process.
The firmware upgrade procedure can take few minutes.
After that you will need to reconnect LAN cable or to Disable/Enable NIC card in order to get new valid IP address in 192.168.45.x range from router.
Do not power off the router during the firmware upgrade, as it can cause the device to crash or become unusable.
If OpenWRT firmware was previously installed on your router, be sure and disable Keep settings option during firmware upgrade.

Configuring parameters

Start your browser and in URL field type http://192.168.45.1:8089
Username : admin
Password : admin
Setup
Press Login button to access to Status tab.
Cloud StartHotSpot Login page
On Status page you will see a MAC address of your OpenWRT router which will be used in the SignUp process.
After selecting your HotSpot name, select as HotSpot model OpenWRT, and add your MAC address from Status tab.
Cloud StartHotSpot Login page
From Setup page configure your OpenWRT router. Be sure and set Autostart option. This option is not active by default.
Here you can set new Administrator password for access to the router setup and configuration. Save changes.
Enable WiFi, set SSID name and click Save.
As DNS Server select Custom and set 192.168.45.1
Please note, if the DNS IP address isn't 192.168.45.1, the whitelist will have no effect.
Select Network Protocol and Save changes
By default as Network Protocol is set DHCP, but you can choose Network Protocol based on your needs.
Our recommendation is to use DHCP Network Protocol.
When you finish setup, restart router to apply changes.
Cloud StartHotSpot Login page


If you need help with configuration, please go to starthotspot.com and contact our tech support. We'll be glad to help you.