2 Ways to Restore Huawei E589 to Factory Default Settings

If you forget the password or changes you have made to some parameters, you may restore factory defaults and reconfigure the Mobile WiFi Huawei E589. But one thing you should note that restoring factory defaults will delete all personal configuration settings and restores all web-based management settings and parameters to their default values.

Way 1: Restore via Reset Button

1. Power on the MiFi E589
2. To restore the factory defaults, press and hold the RESET button until the screen turns off.
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How to Modify SIM PIN Code for Huawei E589

A SIM PIN is a password that allows an administrator user of a phone to access information on his SIM card. It usually has four and eight digits.This tutorial will show you how to modify the SIM PIN with Huawei E589 4G WiFi router.


You have to do the change setting from the Web Management page. So, log in the Web Management home page with password, and thenclick Settings.


Click Security at the left panel.
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Huawei E589 VS. Huawei E5776

This artilce will show you the difference between Huawei WiFi E589 and Huawei E5776 LTE router. Both of them are popular 4G LTE routers on the market.

The 4G mobile Wi-Fi hotspot E589 and E5776 are both from Huawei, which provides the world’s fastest 4G wireless internet connectivity for mobile users. Is there any difference between them? If I want to buy a 4G MiFi, which one should I choose? This article will show the comparison between the two devices.

Appearance E589 vs. E5776

From the appearance, Huawei E589 follows the classic Huawei E5 mobile Wi-Fi design, streamlined design and 1.45-inchTFT display, with the dimension of 113 x 62 x 13.5 mm. And E5776 MiFi is one button operation and has a small 1.45-inch display, with the dimension of 106.4mm×66mm×15.5mm.

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How to Open the NAT for XBox on Huawei E589 Mobile WiFi

Question 1: How do i change my nat settings on huawei e589 so my xbox live firewall status is not restrictive? Cannot play friends etc on xbox live
Question 2: I own a huawei E589 4g mobile wifi device and have strict nat on my xbox 360. And I need it open to play online on some games. Could anyone help me how do i open the nat on a huawei E589 4G Mobile Wifi device?
While viewing on Xbox forums, there are always a lot of similar question about how to open NAT on Huawei E589 and play online games on Xbox live. Here we will show you the solution to change the NAT settings that works okay by other E589 users.

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Huawei E589 Mobile Router Firmware Download

There are a lot of questions about downloading Huawei E589 firmware at many discussion boards. Here we found some firmware for your Huawei E589 LTE pocket wifi from xda-developers forum, hope this article could help you.

Huawei Firmware Numbering System Definition

At first, let’s have a look at how Huawei classify their firmware versions/revisions? Take this firmware 11.433.13.00.01 for example. It consists of 5 sets of numbers. These can be described as:

"11"    - is for Qualcomm based devices (23 for HiSilicon)
"433"   - is the firmware Build version:
          Same HW platforms generally use the same builds. For example:
          All MDM9200-based modules: E392u, E397u, E398u, EM920u, EM930u etc. 
"13"    - is the Debug version and prefixed by "D" in FW updates. 
"00"    - probably Service Pack version and prefixed by "SP" in FW updates. 
"01"    - Network Operator / Carrier Customization. ("00" = No customization.)

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How to Change Firewall Setting for Huawei E589

For Huawei E589 broadband Internet users, the best way to keep malware out of your computer is to set up a firewall. Access to the E589’s web management interface will be required in order to do the router firewall setting. This article provides detailed instructions on how to enable the firewall with Huawei E589.

Steps to Turn on E589 Firewall

1. Open a web browser and go to the address and login as admin.
2. From the Web Management Page, click Settings.
3. Click Security.

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How to Build Connection to Huawei E589 Wireless Network on Windows

4G LTE router Huawei E589 is a mobile hotspot which could enable up to 10 Wi-Fi devices to enter into the mobile network at one time. This tutorial will show you how to set wireless network connection for E589 on Windows 7 system.

Steps to Connect to E589 Wireless Network

1On your Windows 7 PC or laptop, click the Start icon -> Control Panel.

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Huawei E589 – Switch Network Among 2G, 3G, and 4G LTE

If you live somewhere without 4G LTE network coverage or you live in a bad coverage zone, the battery of your Huawei E589 mini WiFi is just being used up by the bad network coverage. Besides the battery consuming factor, it would cause an unreliable internet connection for your E589. Because, by default the Huawei E589 is configured to automatically connect to the fastest available network. If the network is unavailable, it will search network type continuously.
So, it would be necessary to switch the mobile network from 4G LTE to 3G or 2G to conserve the battery and estable a stable mobile speed for your E589 mobile wifi. Here are the steps to show you how to do the switch work.

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How to Compose, Send Message with Huawei E589

It is to compose and send text message from your Huawei E589 4G router. Take a look at the following steps.

Compose and Send Text Message

1Access Web Management Page

To compose message you’ll need to access the mobile broadband web management page. To do that, you’ll need to connect your computer to the device and enter the URL into your web browser.

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