Problems regarding TP-Link routers and devices.

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connect tl-mr3420 to broadband router (not WiFi) as backup connection

I have a broadband router TP-Link TL-R480T+ and a TP-Link TL-MR3420 with 3G dongle and would like to combine the two, i.e. using the TL-MR3420 over 3G as a backup internet connection. I have found ...
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WiFi stops working when I attach wireless mouse to my laptop

I am using an HP 15-r249tu and today I bought a wireless Redragon 2400DPI mouse. When I attach the mouse adapter to my laptop, my internet stops working instantly. I have a TP-Link router and I am ...
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TP-Link Archer T6E 5GHz is Extremely Slow

I just purchased an Archer T6E to take advantage of the 5GHz band on my new router, the Verizon FiOS-G1100. My operating system is Windows 10. The trouble is that the speed I am getting on the 5GHz ...
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WDS Bridging with a tp-link TL-WR740N

Ive been trying to use my TP-Link TL-WR740N as a WDS Bridge (range extender), Ive followed guides. Ive enabled WDS scanned for the network, Put in all the network information, changed ip to 192.168.0....
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How do I know if a connection goes down in Load Balance Router

I am using Load balancing router TL-R470T+ to combine my two broadband connections. Is there a way I can know as soon as one of the broadband lines goes down? My approach so far: I have tried to set ...
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How do I connect tp-link wireless router to Sprint Netgear Fuse hotspot wifi, do I need an adapter or switch

How do I connect tp-link wireless router to Sprint Netgear Fuse hotspot wifi, do I need an ethernet adapter or switch?
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TL-R860 v5 can't ignor or forbid ping packets

Although I checked both "Ignore Ping Packet From WAN Port" and "Forbid Ping Packet From LAN Port" and rebooted the router, my TL-R860 v5 (Firmware Version: 4.8.3 Build 120308 Rel.37973n) still replies ...
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TP-link w8968 Connection issues

I am facing a wierd issue. It is that my router keeps dropping connection with the devices. Details: I keep a tab in laptop for Tp link home page which keeps on refreshing in a while. Many of the ...
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TP-Link WN951N (Atheros AR922X) crashing randomly on Win 10

I have a big problem with my wireless card TP-Link WN951N (Atheros AR922X) on Windows 10 64 bits. The Network Adapter stops randomly and disconnect me from Internet. The available networks disappear. ...
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Email any event occuring on my router

I own a TP-LINK WR841N router, which all my family members have access to (they know the password of the web interface). What I want is that every time someone logs in or a password is changed an ...
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PPTP VPN router (TP-Link TL-R600VPN) does not route to LAN addresses

I have been able to connect to my VPN router (TP-Link TL-R600VPN) via PPTP but the only internal/LAN address I can get to is the router (192.168.1.1). I can get out to external sites (e.g. google.com) ...
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Can't make a route between two tp-link routers

I have a fiber connection and two router from TP-LINK. The media converter (ASKEY RTF700 model) connect to the WAN port on R600VPN, and I connect another CAT 5E on the LAN port to the WAN port on ...
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Weird network behavior with TP-Link TL-PA7020P Powerline adapters

I bought four TP-Link PowerLine Adapters ( two TL-PA7020P KIT ) 1000 Mbps. By replacing four Netgear 200 Mpbs Powerline Adapters I got a faster and more reliable connection. Great! But sometimes, ...
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TP-LINK Archer D7: no ports forwarding/virtual servers in “Wireless Router Mode” (Ethernet as WAN)

I recently switched my network provider from ADSL to Wi-Max. I'm using the same router, a TP-LINK Archer D7 (manual here): with the ADSL provider I was using the integrated modem, but now I use a "...
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Cannot connect to 192.168.1.1 TP-Link router

So I just moved to new apartment and I want to configure my router. I can ping 192.168.1.1 and I'm connected to the desired network, I scanned ports on 192.168.1.1 there's no 80 port open. And I have ...
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Setting up TP-Link TD-W8980 as access point

I'm having issues with getting my TP-Link TD-W8980 to work as an access point. The situation is that I've recently upgraded to fibre broadband, but don't have an openreach modem to connect my ADSL2+ ...
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Non Compatible Print server

i have a HP P1006 and a TP-Link TL-PS110U my printer is not in compatibility list of this print server. and it's said on top of its list "Not compatible with host based printers" i was just wondering ...
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Monitor mode disables Wi-fi Connectivity

After going through a lot of blogs and forums, I come to know that TP-LINK TL-WN722N supports Monitor mode for packet sniffing. So, recently, I bought the same and tried Monitor mode with the ...
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TP-Link TL-WR740N stops recognizing the WAN connection

I'm trying to install the TP-Link TL-WR740N to route a Motorola SBV5122 modem. So, after I setup the cables, all the lights are ok. When I start the installation wizard, the WAN light turns off on ...
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Very slow wifi speed

I have recently bought a TP-Link WR841N v10. In general it is working ok, but the wifi speed never goes above 840kbps. Via ethernet it can reach as high as 10-20 Mbps. But wifi seems to be capped at ...
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How to forward same port on multiple IPs

I have TL-WR841N router and I'm trying to forward ports but it only accepts a single IP. I need that port forwarded for 2 PCs, so two IPs. How can I do that?
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TP-LINK wired connection failed on some website

I have a TL-WR841N TP-link router and for some reason the wired connection is very slow and is unable to load some website. I try a traceroute and these sites and I got a time-out. When I directly ...
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TP-Link disables WiFi and restarting

I have two issues with my TD-W8960N router (Firmware Version: 1.1.1 Build 131129 Rel.49672, Hardware Version: TD-W8960N V5 0x00000001). From time to time (not regular, once per week, random time) ...
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Switch caused problems to the network

I used the TP-LINK 5-Port 10/100/1000Mbps Desktop Switch to replace an old switch and connect some devices in my network. After that, many computers had connectivity problems and in general the ...
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Force TP Link router DNS traffic through port 53

I have recently purchased a TP-Link Archer C5 wireless router and am administering the home WiFi network. There are quite a few kids who use this network and my aim is to block any of the pornographic ...
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When the Internet drops, I can not access the router

I have a modem connected to a router in bridge like this: When there is internet connection, I can access the router normally. However, when the connection drops, I can not access the router by ...
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TP-Link as AP using WAN Port (POE)

I have a TP-Link AP (TL-WR743ND). I need to make it act as AP but be powered from a single POE cable. The issue is that, to set it up as AP you need to use one of the LAN Ports instead. Which LAN ...
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POE switch to AP no power

I have a POE TP-Link Switch (TL-SG1008P) and Im trying to power on on a TP-Link AP (TL-WR743ND) through CAT6 Cabling. Ive tried to connect switch and AP direct (no patch panel or modules) and still no ...
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can i disable SNMP trap on tp-link ads2+ router?

so i have this tp-link adsl router (TD-W8961ND) and every time i try to do a traceroute my internet link goes down this what i get from the tracert tracert 8.8.8.8 Tracing route to google-...
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Configure (connect to) TP-Link EAP120

I'm shy for this question, but really I'm stuck with the TP-Link AEP120 access point. Are 3 new devices. Following the official docs (http://www.tp-link.com/en/faq-811.html) I turn ON the device, I ...
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Local DNS issue with TP Link router

Hi have difficulty in using TP link router (TL-R480T) as local DNS server to serve names of nodes (PCs) in a LAN. Any suggestion / solution is very much appreciated. Regards, Ashok
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Archer C7 AC1750 Bridge Mode

I have an Archer C7 AC1750 wireless router which is great but I can't enable bridge mode through my modem, so I need the Archer's DHCP service to be disabled and pass the DHCP from my modem through a ...
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Local IP Over Internet - PPPoE connection type - tried using noip as well

I have already researched for two days on it and did not get any solution for my problem. Question is little big I want to give as much as information as possible What I am trying to achieve I have ...
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Unable to access wifi router on a mobile device

The story is that I have a tough brother who wouldn't give access to his wifi. I managed to get his TP-link user password to change the mac filtering. When he found out... he did something that I now ...
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Connecting a Seagate 5T Backup Plus drive to a TP link 1750 router to use with a Mac El Capitan and a PC W8 or 10

Title says it all about my goal. I have already partitioned the Seagate to 2, 2 and 1 all in FAT though nothing is in stone so I can repartition. I did this because one forum said TP Link can't ...
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How to expand Mac Reservation on TPLink Routers

I have a TPLink Wireless Router that allows 32 IP addresses to be reserved for the MAC Reservations. Later I connected 2 similar routers to the first one making it the main router so that all of them ...
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Unidentified Network:Unable to connect

I'm unable to connect to the internet with my modem.Network Connections displays 'Unidentified Network'. Last time I had a connection was yesterday before 10am.The problem started when it displayed '...
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TP-Link WR841N v6/v7 Very slow download speeds (1/30 of what they should be) upload speeds are normal

Is there anything I should try before throwing these routers in the trash (I have 2)? It's always been a pain in the ass. I have to restart it 2-3 times per day and get about 1-2mbps wireless ...
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Bandwidth control using Mac Address

Hello I don't know this is the right place to ask the question or not but after seeing network engineering I thought I could ask the question from the people of networks. Well then getting to my ...
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Wi-Fi extender randomly loses connection

I own a TP-Link repeater (TL-WA850RE) which connects via Wi-Fi to my main device (router & AP) and extends the range of my Wi-Fi to rooms that can't be reached by the AP of the main device. The ...
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TP-Link Router Setings are different from other routers?

I have a TP-Link model TD-W8951ND Router and I was wondering why my router settings are different from other TP-Link Routers Do I need to upgrade my firmware??
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Relay wifi as new network and fallback to cellular

(Sorry for the badly worded title - suggestions to improve it are welcome) I have purchased a TL-MR3020 and have played about with the configuration a bit and have an idea of what I want but don't ...
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connection is good but random slow wait times when browsing

My setup is like this Fibre optic line: Down 30Mbps, Up 5Mbps(yes my ISP limits it) Main router: ASUS RT66U (running Asus Merlin 380.55 Firmware) - DHCP Lease time 14400 6 Access Points : TPLINK ...
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Cannot enable TP-LINK W822N on new Windows10 installation

I just reinstalled Windows 10 64 bit after formatting my hard disk, and I'm trying to connect my TP-Link W822N-V2 wireless adapter. The TP-Link utility tool won't work and does not enable any option ...
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Archer D2 Proxy

Anyone know if you can setup a proxy on an Archer D2 router? looking at the manual cant seem to find something that makes sense. Basically there is a software for a Firestick that only allows 5 ...
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Wireless router hangs/reboots very often

I have a 5 year old TP-Link 1043ND v1 wireless router running the following DD-WRT firmware: DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/22/14) std (SVN revision 25697) I haven't made any FW modifications in the last ...
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How to remotely reboot a DD-WRT-based router without admin access?

I have a TP-Link 1043ND (v1) router with DD-WRT configured as a VPN client, which connects to our main office from another city. Recently it started to drop connection from time to time, and ...
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Does TP-Link TL-WR543G support WPS? If so, can it be turned off?

I have a TP-Link TL-WR543G router that has been purchased around 2011. I tried to find some WPS-related settings and turn them off, but unfortunately I cannot find any such option in the web interface....
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How can I connect an ADSL router (rj11) to another load balance router (rj45) ?

I have an ADSL router (Dlink) that connects to ISP with PPPoE through rj11 cable . I would like to use this internet connection on my TP link load balance router which is my main router that provides ...
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How to limit the number of devices that can connect to my TP Link WR740N?

I have a wifi router TP Link model number WR740N. I connect phones, computers etc. in my home. I am wondering, is there any option available for this wifi router which can limit the number of devices ...