5.4 Terminal

The command-line interface (CLI) means interacting with the router system where the user issues command to the router system in the form of command lines.

Secure Shell (SSH) is a cryptographic network protocol to access the router’s command-line interface. The EZR33L router offers various ways to access the command-line interface.

1 Web Terminal

After accessing the router, go to "System > Terminal".

Input the default username root and the router password. You will then receive the welcome message on the web terminal interface.

OutdoorRouter login: root
Password: <invisible>

BusyBox v1.28.4 () built-in shell (ash)

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For security reason, the router password does not shows up whiling inputting it. Just input it and press "Enter" on the keyboard to enter the web terminal.

The web terminal is unavailable under the Traversal Cloud mode.

2 SSH Software

Linux & Mac

For Linux and Mac computers, the most common tool in the system Terminal.

  • Open a new Terminal window and type ssh root@ and press Enter.

  • If this is your first time logging in, you might be asked to clarify whether you really want to log in. In that case, type yes and press "Enter" on the keyboard.

  • Then type in the router’s admin password and press "Enter" to log in to the terminal.

If the router has changed configurations, you might need to clear the stored SSH key information with this command ssh-keygen -R


For Windows computers, the most common SSH tool is PuTTY.

  • Launch PuTTY and select the SSH option under the "Connection Type" field.

  • Type in the router IP into the Hostname field.

  • Type in the SSH port 22 into the Port field.

  • Click the "Open" button.

  • In the next window, type in the login name root and press "Enter."

  • Type in the router’s admin password and press "Enter" again.

  • You should be greeted with a message.

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