What are the various settings for TP-LINK Wireless Router?
For setting up the TP-LINK router, you need to provide the username and password. The administrator username and password is required to enter into the router menu. After entering the router, the menu can be accessed. The TP-LINK router has simplest menu and settings that make it easier to configure. Make sure that you protect these settings with a password. To access the settings, type http://192.168.1.1 in the address bar of the web browser and enter the settings by typing admin as username and requisite password. Some of the main settings of TP-Link router are DHCP server settings and IP settings.
Following might help you to configure settings of the TP-LINK router in detail:
- DHCP settings
- SSID settings
- Setup IP address
You can enter the TP-LINK router settings by entering the requisite username and password. Among various types of settings in the set-up page, you need to navigate to the DHCP settings and select the radio button near the DHCP to access the settings. The DHCP settings will aid to obtain the IP address automatically at the set-up time itself.
The Service Set Identifier (SSID) is the name used by the wireless network and wireless devices to communicate with each other. TP-LINK routers are shipped with default SSID name when you purchase them. However, this must change as early as possible to prevent intruders from easily cracking into the Internet. Go to wireless settings and change the name.
Setup IP address
There are three methods of IP address allocation that can be used within the router. The three methods of allocation are dynamic, automatic, and static. In dynamic allocation, the IP address is assigned within a controllable time period thus allowing the DHCP server to reclaim addresses which are not claimed. In the automatic allocation type, a permanent free IP address is assigned to the client. In the static allocation, the DHCP server assigns addresses based on MAC address/IP address pair.
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