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Creating a PPPoE Connection – Mac OS X

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Sometimes to test an NBN connection you will need to isolate your network and connect directly to the NBN NTU.  Please note this only applies to the following NBN connection types:

  • Fibre to the Premises (FTTP)
  • Fixed Wireless
  • HFC
  1. From the Apple Menu, select System Preferences
  2. Select Network
  3. Click the + sign to add a new connection
  4. Choose PPPoE from the Interface menu
  5. Under Ethernet make sure your Local Area Network interface is selected
  6. Click Create
  7. Enter your NBN username in the Account Name field e.g. username@internet.url.net.au
  8. Enter your NBN password in the Password field
  9. Click Connect