Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a router and when I turn the DHCP off I can no longer connect to the configuration page. Is there a reason that I shouldn't be able to connect or is the router broken? If I am doing something wrong then how could I go about fixing it?

share|improve this question
    
Did you configure a static IP address/netmask? If so, also check if it's really on the same subnet as your router –  Ashtray Aug 26 '13 at 7:52
    
If your connecting device is in the same IP subnet as your router, you should have IP reachability. @Ian Hern, is there something more specific you are trying to ask? –  one.time Aug 26 '13 at 21:21

1 Answer 1

If you identify/configure the static IP address of your router, you should be able to assign a static IP address to your connecting device within the same subnet and navigate to the WebUI.

If your router is a TP-Link like your tag suggests the default IP may be 192.168.1.1 with a /24 mask.

TP-Link

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.