TP-Link Routers comes in ample range of categories, depending upon the router model that is either wired or wireless. http://tplinkwifi.net is the web domain that is used to access to the TP-Link router. If in case, you will not be able to access the page using http://tplinkrepeater.net, you can get access the router’s admin page using 192.168.1.1.

How I can connect to TP-Link WI-Fi without Wi-Fi name and password using the QR code?

In case you have forgotten your Wi-Fi name and password and you don’t want to reset your TP-Link router, there is a very easy way to access your TP-Link Wi-Fi router using the following steps:

  • Open TP-Link router web-admin page.
  • Open Advanced -- Wireless -- Wireless settings.
  • Click sharing network.
  • A QR code will generate.
  • Open the camera on your device and scan this QR code.
  • Your device will connect to your TP-Link router’s Wi-Fi automatically.

Note: Wi-Fi QR code is currently supported on the Archer A7 version 5.

How I can configure my TP-Link range extender?

TP-Link range extenderLet’s see how we can configure TL-WA850RE Wi-Fi range extender:

  • Plug your TL-WA850RE into a power outlet.
  • Connect your TL-WA850RE to your PC using Ethernet cable.
  • Open a web browser of your choice and type http://tplinkrepeater.net or http://192.168.0.254 in the address bar of the web browser.
  • It will open up a new window.
  • Type username and password in it.
  • The default user name and password is admin.
  • Once you have successfully logged in.
  • Follow the Quick Setup, click next to
  • Your TL-WA850RE will scan all the wireless networks that are available around.
  • Now, choose the wireless network you want to extend.
  • Click next.
  • Now, type the password of the network you want to extend.

Note: If you choose Copy form Main Router/AP then your TL-WA850RE will have the same Wi-Fi name as your main Router A/P.

If you choose to customize then it will have xxx_EXT as default name but you can change it.

I am successfully connected to the internet after successfully connected to the TP-Link router’s wireless network?

If you have set up your wireless router successfully and connected to the router successfully but still not available to access the internet you can try the following workarounds to fix the problem:

Solution No: 1

Check the hardware settings

For Windows/OS computer:

Step 1:

  • Make sure that the wireless network connection of your computer is under obtaining an IP address automatically and can access the DNS server address automatically.

Step 2:

  • Press window key and R on the keyboard at the same time to open the Run application.
  • Type cmd and click ok.
  • Type ipconfig –allin the coming window.
  • Press enter.
  • If the IP is 169.254.xxx.xxx, enter ipconfig –renewto get IP address again.
  • open tplinkrepeater.net

For MAC OS computer

Solution No. 1

  • Please check that whether the Wi-Fi connection of your computer is under USING DHCP to obtain IP address and there is no manually configured DNS server.
  • If it is still not able to get a proper IP, please make sure that you have enables DHCP function.
  • You can log in into http://tplinkwifi.net through Ethernet cable to make it.

Solution No. 2

Check Router Settings
Check Router Settings

  • Open the web browser of your choice and open tplinkrepeater.net or http://tplinkwifi.net.
  • Press enter.
  • Enter the default username and password in the respective credentials.
  • Once you have successfully logged in, check the WAN part of the status page.
  • If it shows the IP address that means the router is successfully configured.

Solution No. 3

  • If there is an IP address in the internet section of the status page, make sure that you can ping a public IP address like 8.8.8.
  • If you cannot, please click on release/review.
  • The router will try to obtain the IP address again or tplinkrepeater.net.
  • If you can but you still don’t have access to the internet, it may be caused by the DNS server.
  • Go to the Advanced-Network-DHCP-DHCP settings.
  • Change primary DNS to 8.8.8.8.
  • Click on save.
  • Go on the top of management page and click reboot.
  • Once the system reboot is done, check the internet access again.

How I can update TP-Link router firmware?

TP-Link router firmware
TP-Link recommends that you update the firmware on your TP-Link router tplinkrepeater.net whenever new firmware becomes available as these often fix bugs, contains new features, and protects you from security vulnerabilities.

You can follow the below-mentioned steps to update the TP-Link firmware:

TP-Link router firmware

  • Go to the TP-Link website.
  • In the address bar, type your TP-Link router model.
  • Choose the corresponding hardware.
  • Click on the firmware.
  • It will display a list of available firmware.
  • Select download
  • Once it is successfully downloaded, go to the bottom-left corner of your window and go to download.
  • Select the recently downloaded file and unzip it.
  • Log in into the router web management page tplinkrepeater.net.
  • Click on System Tools-firmware upgrade at tplinkrepeater.net.
  • Click on browser/choose file to find the extracted firmware file
  • Click open.
  • Click the upgrade button.
  • The device will reboot automatically once it is upgraded.
  • Click
  • The status section will show that whether router’s firmware has been upgraded or not.
  • Most of the time firmware upgrade will restore your router to default settings.
  • You can run Quick Set up wizard to configure your TP-Link router in that case.

How I can set up parental control of TP-Link cable modem router?

You can block and control the inappropriate access to the specified website at a specified time. Let’s see how we can do that:

  • Log in into your TP-Link router.
  • Go to Basic or Advanced – Parental control.
  • Enable Parental control.
  • Click on Add.
  • Click on View device and select the device you want to control.
  • Enter the device name or MAC address.
  • Click the clock icon to set the effective time.
  • Type a description for the entry.
  • Select the checkbox to enable this entry.
  • Click Ok.
  • Select restriction mode.
  • In blacklist mode, the devices will not be able to access the website containing the specific keyword during the effective time period.
  • In white list mode, the devices will be able to access the website containing the specific keyword during the effective time period.
  • Click Add a new keyword, you can add up to 200 words to both white and black list.
  • If you want to block all the internet access, do not add any keyword to a white list.
  • Enter the keywords or website you want to block.
  • Click on save.

How I can access my TP-Link router?

my TP-Link routerTo access your TP-Link router, you need to log in into the router. You can log in into your router using http://tplinkwifi.net.

Let’s see how we can log in into the TP-Link router:

  • Open a web browser of your choice and enter http://tplinkwifi.net in the browser’ address bar.
  • Press enter.
  • It will open up a new window for login authentication.
  • Enter the default credentials if you have not changed the password of your TP-Link router.
  • The default username is admin.
  • The default password is admin.
  • Press enter.
  • If you have successfully logged in, you will be directed to the Basic home page display.

Note: If you are not able to access the router’s web-interface using http://tplinkwifi.net in that case you can try accessing the web-interface using 192.168.1.1.

How I can change the password of your router admin?

The router’s admin comes with default username and password but you can change the password and other settings to make sure that no one else can log in into your router.

You can follow the below-mentioned steps to update or change the password of your router’s admin.

  • Open a web browser of your choice from a computer or device that is connected to the router’s network.
  • Enter 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1 in the web address.
  • Press enter.
  • Enter the default credentials for username and password.
  • The default value for username and password is admin.
  • Press enter.
  • If you have successfully logged in, you will be directed to the Basic Home page.
  • On the Home Page, select System Tools.
  • Under System Tools, select
  • It will open up a new window.
  • This window shows up different text fields like:
  • Old username
  • New username
  • Old password
  • New password
  • Confirm the password.
  • Enter the respective information and press save.
  • When you will click on the save button, a login window will pop up again.
  • Enter the updated credentials that you have created and press login.

How I can change the password of my wireless network?

It is a very easy process to change the wireless password of your TP-Link router. The wireless password is always different from the router’s password. Wireless network password is used to connect your entire device to the main network.
Let’ see how we can change the password of Wi-Fi:

  • Open a web browser of your choice from a computer or device that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Enter 168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1 in the web address.
  • Hit enter
  • It will open up a new window that is for login authentication.
  • Enter the default credentials if you have not changed the password.
  • If you have successfully logged in, you will be directed to the BASIC home page.
  • On the Home page, select
  • Under wireless, select wireless settings.
  • It will open a new window.
  • On this page, you can enter the name of your choice in front of the wireless network name.
  • Clicks save.
  • Click wireless security under
  • It will open up a new page.
  • This page contains different options for e.g.
  • Disable security
  • WPA/WPA-2 – Personal(Recommended)
  • WEP
  • WPA/WAP-2- Enterprise
  • Choose WPA/WPA-2 – Personal(Recommended)
  • In front of password label, type the new password you want to choose for the Wi-Fi settings.
  • Press the save button.

Reboot your device after saving the password.

What to do if I am not able to access http://tplinkwifi.net?

There can be many reasons behind this issue, you can try the following workarounds to fix this issue:

  • The problem can be because of the wrong IP address.
  • Every router is not accessible using 168.1.1.
  • Check all the hardware settings properly, you may not have connected to the router properly.
  • It is also possible that the admin page is disabled.
  • Try logging into your router using other browsers to check that your browser is not creating an issue.
  • Type command prompt in the search bar and ping 192.168.1.1. Wait for a few seconds, you will get a reply “pinging from 192.168.1.1 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 192.168.1.1: bytes 32...” or request timeout.
  • If you get a reply problem is likely with your router, in that case, you can try accessing your router admin using a different router.
  • Try to connect the router using the cable.
  • Disconnect the Wi-Fi network for a few minutes.
  • Power off the Wi-Fi.
  • Push the button on the back of the router and check if the LED is off.
  • Now you will be able to access the setup page.
  • Go to access management.
  • Disable UPNP.
  • Save and activate.
  • Push the button on the back of the router again to enable the Wi-Fi.
  • If these options do not work out.
  • Reset the router.

How I can set up a guest network on Archer C2_V5?

A guest network allows you to create a guest network and provide Wi-Fi access to visitors without disclosing your host network. When you have a guest in your home or workplace you can create a guest network for them.
You can follow the below mentioned steps to create a guest network:

  • Open the web browser of your choice and type http://tplinkwifi.net or 192.168.1.1 in the web browser.
  • Enter the default login values in the login authentication page.
  • Once you are successfully logged in, go to Guest network.
  • Enable the guest network function.
  • Create a network name for your guest network.
  • Select the security type.
  • Create the password for the guest network.
  • Select schedule from the access time drop-down list.
  • Customize it for guest network.
  • Click on save.