Using Telnet on PLDT Fibr
Recently, I wrote about how to access PLDT Fibr RP2631, the latest software version of ONU gateway. However, a lot of my readers asked me to do the Telnet stuff. Because still, they couldn’t get access to their router’s full admin. So, I decided to put some work and do the writing on how to access PLDT Fibr using Telnet.
Things to remember before we access PLDT Fibr using Telnet
I need you to read the, How to enable TelNet on Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. To equip you of the best armament as we go on. You will learn from that post on how to enable Telnet on Windows OS, which is an essential part of this guide and the danger of using Telnet.
To do Checklist
- Enable Windows Telnet
- Access PLDT router with 192.168.1.1/fh URL
- Latest Fibr username and passwords
- Enable Telnet switch and Web admin switch
- Open an elevated command prompt
- Another login credentials
- Telnet commands
- Change directory command
- Telnet user command
PLDT Fibr using Telnet guide1 As I have mentioned a while ago, please enable Telnet on your Windows PC.
2 Let’s type the I.P. address of our gateway or modem/router. It’s 192.168.1.1/fh .
3 If you see a privacy or not secure error, refer to this, PLDT Fibr Privacy error solution.
4 Login using the following credentials, Username: fiberhomesuperadmin or [email protected]#r$h%o^m*esuperadmin and Password: sfuhgu or s(f)u_h+g|u
5 In debug switch , enable both Telnet switch and Web admin switch don’t forget to click apply respectively.
6 Open elevated command prompt or run it as administrator. How will you determine the difference between elevated and unelevated CMD? I got that covered here: elevated and not elevated command prompt.
7 In your CMD type, telnet 192.168.1.1 then hit enter. You will then see a login prompt.
8 Input gepon as username and password. Don’t foget to hit enter after each command.
9 Then type enable and the password is gepon .
10 Now, let’s change the directory to web by typing cd web .
11 This is it! The command that will reveal our PLDT home Fibr gateway’s full admin password. Are you ready? Let’s type get web admin username adminpldt and enter .
What do you think about my PLDT gateway’s password? Now, that you know your router’s password, accessing your modem/router isn’t hard anymore. You can follow these guides: 8 easy steps: How to access PLDT Fibr ONU Router and How to Access PLDT Fibr Router RP2631 version.
When you are done accessing and fine-tuning your PLDT Fibr’s settings, I would recommend you to disable Telnet on Windows, and on your router’s debug switch. Let’s be safe than sorry.