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How to troubleshoot a TP-Link Powerline product will help you identify and solve common problems that may prevent your powerline adapters from working as expected. It includes:
a. Troubleshooting when the Powerline LED is on
b. Troubleshooting when the Powerline LED is off
How to Troubleshoot a TP-Link Powerline Product
-  How to enable/disable power saving mode on powerline adapters?
-  How to add another powerline adapter to the existing powerline network with pair button?
-  How to secure your powerline network by pairing?
-  How to set a new powerline network name using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to add a device to the network using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to update the firmware using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to set up QoS using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to reset a device using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to turn on or off the LEDs on devices using tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to rename a device on tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to prepare for using the tpPLC Utility (new logo)?
-  How to update the firmware using the tpPLC Utility on Windows?
-  How to set a new Powerline Network Name to secure your whole Powerline network using the tpPLC Utility on Windows?
-  How to prepare for using the tpPLC Utility on Windows（Blue UI）?
-  How to add an extra Powerline adapter to the existing Powerline network by adding the the powerline key on the Utility(Green UI)?
-  How to Reset the Powerline Adapters to Factory Defaults?
-  How many Powerline adapters can be added to the same network?
-  Can several Powerline networks exist simultaneously in same power circuit?
-  What do TP-Link Powerline adapter’s LED lights stand for?
-  What can I do if my powerline rate is very low?
-  Most frequent questions about TP-Link Powerline adapters
-  How to upgrade TP-Link Powerline Adapters?
-  What can I do if I can't have Internet connection after connected to powerline adapter？
-  Why can’t the Powerline Adapter be detected by the others?
-  How to Leave a Powerline network by Pair Button?
-  How to Reset the Powerline Adapter to Factory Default?
-  How to configure TP-Link Powerline utility to secure my power line network?
-  How to secure (pair) the Powerline Network?
A firmware update can resolve issues that the previous firmware version may have and improve its current performance.
IMPORTANT: To prevent upgrade failures, please read the following before proceeding with the upgrade process
- Please upgrade firmware from the local TP-Link official website of the purchase location for your TP-Link device, otherwise it will be against the warranty. Please click here to change site if necessary.
- Please verify the hardware version of your device for the firmware version. Wrong firmware upgrade may damage your device and void the warranty. （ Normally V1.x=V1）
How to find the hardware version on a TP-Link device?
- Do NOT turn off the power during the upgrade process, as it may cause permanent damage to the product.
- Do NOT upgrade the firmware through wireless connection unless there is no LAN/Ethernet port on the TP-link device. For LTE-MiFi, it is recommended to upgrade via USB port.
- It's recommended that users stop all Internet applications on the computer, or simply disconnect Internet line from the device before the upgrade.
- Use decompression software such as WinZIP or WinRAR to extract the file you download before the upgrade.
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To Use Third Party Firmware In TP-Link Products
Some official firmware of TP-Link products can be replaced by the third party firmware such as DD-WRT. TP-Link is not obligated to provide any maintenance or support for it, and does not guarantee the performance and stability of third party firmware. Damage to the product as a result of using third party firmware will void the product's warranty.
Open Source Code For Programmers (GPL)
Please note: The products of TP-Link partly contain software code developed by third parties, including software code subject to the GNU General Public Licence (“GPL“), Version 1/Version 2/Version 3 or GNU Lesser General Public License ("LGPL"). You may use the respective software condition to following the GPL licence terms.
You can review, print and download the respective GPL licence terms here. You receive the GPL source codes of the respective software used in TP-Link products for direct download and further information, including a list of TP-Link software that contain GPL software code under GPL Code Center.
The respective programs are distributed WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the respective GNU General Public License for more details.