Unlocking BT 2Wire 2700HGV Business Hub (wireless router)


Contents > BT v4.25 firmware:




Setting up the 2700HGV (BT v4.x firmware)

+ Easy to set up.  No longer necessary to unlock.  Wireless Power setting can be hacked.

-  No Enhanced services (eg. parantel controls).  No WPA-PSK2 wireless security. 


Update (June 2008):   BT appear to have decommissioned or blocked access to the provisioning servers at    smehomehubrms.bt.com.  It is therefore no longer necessary to implement DNS Poisoning.  Similarly, firmware upgrades, and Enhanced Services such as Content filtering and Internet Access Controls can no longer be re-installed. 


Set up the router as follows if it has BT v4.25.x firmware.  

                                               or type                         home








You may though wish to consider installing the SBC v4.25 Recovery firmware.


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