How to set up DDNS (No-IP) on the Archer C8 , C5 V2, router?

 Dynamic Domain Name System (DDNS) is useful for your own website, FTP server, or other servers behind the Router.

This article illustrates you how to assign a fixed host and domain name to a dynamic Internet IP address.
For How to Setup DDNS (DynDNS) on the Archer C8/C9/C5V2 please click here.
 
Step 1
Access the web interface of Archer C8 as an example.
Please click here to access the web interface. 
Step 2
Go to Advanced on the top,then go to Dynamic DNS on the left side menu.Select No-IP as the Service Provider. The page will show as below.
 
 
If you DO have account from http://www.no-ip.com, please skip to Step 10. Otherwise, please follow the next steps for how to create account.
 
Step 3
Click on Go to register and you will be redirected to http://www.noip.com
It will open the home page of NO-ip.
 
Step 4
Scroll down this home page to the very bottom and click Sign Up for Free
 
Step 5 
Type in the required information (Username,Email,Password) to create a new account.
 Then click Free Sign Up at the bottom of this page.
Step 6
No-IP will send a confirmation mail to your email box which contains an activation link. Go to your mail box and check the mail.
 
Step 7
After click the activation link you will be able to login use your username and password.
 
Step 8
After login in choose Add a Host.
 
Step 9
You can then choose a free DDNS domain you like from the drop-down list. For example you can choose ddns.net. Then create a Hostname for the DDNS.
Then scroll down this page and click Add Host
You will see the created host in the list
 
Step 10
Enter the User Name, Password and Domain Name. Check the Enable DDNS box and click the Login button to Login to the DDNS service. 
After you go through all the steps above, the DDNS should be working properly.
 
 
Get to know more details of each function and configuration please go to Download Center to download the manual of your product.
This Article Applies to:
Archer C8( V1 V2 ) , Archer C5
User Application Requirement | Updated 05-25-2016 06:18:29 AM