Mercury - OpenWRT Firmware

Mercury

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

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

Connecting

Please reset router to factory settings to avoid problems with some previous configuration.

LuCI Web Upgrade Process

Browse to http://192.168.1.1/cgi-bin/luci/mini/system/upgrade/ LuCI Upgrade URL
Upload image file for sysupgrade to LuCI
Wait for reboot
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.

Configuring parameters

Start your browser and in URL field type “http://router:8089”
In our example it is 192.168.45.1:8089
Username : admin
Password : admin
Mercury
Press Login button to access to Status tab.
Mercury
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 that you set Autostart option. This option is not active by default.
When you finish with the settings press Save button on bottom of the page.
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.