[FAQ ID: 66]How do I configure Remote Management for my TP-LINK Wireless Router?

Suitable for: 300Mbps Wireless N Routers, 150Mbps Wireless N Routers, 54Mbps Wireless G Routers

Step 1
Open the web browser and in the address bar type in:
Then press Enter.
 
Note:
The LAN IP is vary by model. Please find it on the bottom label of the product.
 
Step 2
Type the username and password in the login page. They are both admin by default.
 
Step 3
Click Security->Remote Management on the left side.
 
Step 4
With the default setting (Port 80 and IP address 0.0.0.0), the Remote Management function is disabled.
To enable this function, please change the Remote Management IP address from 0.0.0.0 to a specific authorized remote IP address.
 
 
You can also change the Web Management port to another one if necessary, this is also a security enhancement.
 
 
 
Step 5
Click Save to save the settings.
 
Note:
1. Type a specific Public IP address for the Remote Management IP Address means that you can only connect to this device remotely from a computer which is using this specific IP address.
 
2. Type 0.0.0.0 Remote Management IP Address means that you cannot connect to this device remotely.
 
3. Type 255.255.255.255 Remote Management IP Address means that you can connect to the router remotely from anywhere via Internet, this is not recommended and please use it with caution.
 

4. We suggest changing the default log in Username and Password if the Remote Management feature is enabled, especially if you typed 255.255.255.255 as the Remote Management IP address. Please click How do I change the Administrative username and Password to view how to change them.