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Last Modified Date: 09/22/2021
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Manual configuration for your OBiWiFi5G dongle

This Article is for manual OBiWiFi5G dongle setup with OBi ATA device series (such as OBi2 series, OBi3 series, OBi5 Series), or OBi Phone series (such as OBi1032 Phone, OBi1062 Phone).
Please have the OBi device connected via Ethernet cable to your router, sign back into your OBiTALK account (www.obitalk.com). 

Make sure the OBiWiFi5G is inserted at the USB port, dial *27 to hear 3 beeps, and ensure there are blinking blue lights at the OBiWiFi5G dongle. 

Within your OBiTALK account portal, select the OBI number 510 XXX XXX:


Click OBi Expert Configuration (on the bottom of the device config page)

Click Enter OBi Expert

Click OBiWiFi Configuration / for WiFi Settings.

Under Basic Settings / for PreferredAccessPoint,, uncheck both square boxes on the right side for OBiTALK Settings then Device Default.  Then click the dropdown and select Access Point 1

Go to Access Point 1.  Again, uncheck both square boxes on the right side for OBiTALK Settings then Device Default. 

At the SSID (WiFi username) and password, enter your WiFi SSID and WiFi password in the respective fields.  Hit “Submit” at the bottom of the page:


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Wait up to a minute or so, and the status page will show whether the OBi gets an IP address from your WiFi router.  If yes, then you can unplug the Ethernet cable, the OBi device will reboot.  When reboot completed, make test calls in/out at phone connected to your OBi200 device via WiFi.