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T2 Android Setup Instructions

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This guide will help you setup your Android Smart Phone with the new Iridium satellite WIFI AxcessPoint. 
 
 
1. Change your Iridium AxcessPoint Outbound Filter
• Turn ON the Iridium wireless AxcessPoint.
• Connect to Iridium AxcessPoint to your Wi-Fi laptop via the WiFi connection.
• Open a web browser and connect to Iridium AxcessPoint’s IP address: htttp://192.168.0.1. This will
bring you to the Administrative Page.
• Enter your Iridium AxcessPoint’s password which is the last 6 digits of the MAC address (can be found on
the back of the device).
• Go to the Advanced tab.
• Select Outbound Filter along the left hand navigation.
• In Global Filters Settings, uncheck .
• Save settings.
 
2. Download and install Firefox Mobile for your Android device.
• Go to http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/mobile/
 
3. Configure your Firefox Mobile browser for Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web
• Type “about:config” in the address bar and press return.
• Type “proxy.http” in the search box.
• Enter the following information.
• Network.proxy.htttp: 192.168.3.37.
• Network.proxy.port: 3119.
• Enter “type” into the search box.
• Network.proxy.type: 1.
• Click “Save”.
 
4. Login to Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web with your Android’s Firefox browser
• Open Firefox, enter any URL.
• Enter username and password provided for Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web.
 
5. Set-up and use your Android device for Web browsing with your Iridium satellite phone and AxcessPoint accessory
• Connect your Iridium AxcessPoint to your Iridium satellite phone with the provided USB cable.
• Turn on both devices in an open, outdoor area and wait for all three lights on the Iridium AxcessPoint
device to turn green.
• Click on your Android Menu button.
• Select Settings.
• Select Wireless & Networks.
• Turn on Wi-Fi.
• Select PHS300IC-xxx under Wi-Fi Networks.
• Use Firefox when browsing with Iridium AxcessPoint Mail & Web for up to 5x faster effective speeds and
browse mobile websites for faster downloads. Bookmark www.iridium.com/mobile for a list of mobile
websites.
• When browsing on your cellular network, use another browser to avoid having to change the settings
back to default.
 
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Article ID: 29
Category: Iridium AxcessPoint
Date added: 2015-03-02 16:28:56
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