How do I login to the web management page of the EAP Series?
1. It is highly recommended to use the EAP controller software to manage your EAP device. This FAQ shows you the other way to configure your EAP device, logging into its web management page.
Note: Low version of your web browser may cause compatibility problem with the web-based interface(management page) of your device, such as unable to log into the interface, display incomplete features etc.
2. Please exit the controller software from your computer when trying to log into the web management page.
Case 1: A DHCP server such as a broadband router is in the same network with EAP. (Is suitable for EAP110, EAP120 and EAP220
Make sure the management host is set to obtain an IP address automatically.
Here is some instructions for your reference.
Remember to shut down EAP controller if it is already running or you will not be able to access the web management page.
Join the wireless network of the EAP. If your EAP device is in initialized status. The default SSID of the EAP is: TP-Link_2.4GHz_XXXXXX or TP-Link_5GHz_XXXXXX.
NOTE: XXXXXX represents the last 6 characters of the EAP's MAC address. Password is not required.
Open a web browser and type in the domain http://tplinkeap.net to access the EAP's web management page. Type the username and password into the boxes of the login page. The default username and password both are admin, then click on LOGIN.
NOTE: Only when there is a DHCP server in the same network with your EAP and the computer connected to the EAP via wireless can you use the domain name http://tplinkeap.net to log into the web interface of the EAPs.
Case 2: There is no DHCP server in your network but you want to login the management page of your EAPs. (Is suitable for all EAP products)
Connect your computer to the EAP device with an Ethernet cable.
Keep a note of your computer’s current IP settings and manually assign a static IP address 192.168.0.100 on your computer.
If you don’t know how to assign a static IP for your computer, you can refer to this FAQ: How to configure TCP/IP Properties of my computer.
Open the web browser and type the IP address of the EAP (Default is 192.168.0.254.If you have changed the default one before, you may need to do a hard reset on the device.) into the address bar and then Press Enter.
Type the username and password into the boxes of the login page, and the default username and password both are admin, then click on LOGIN.
After you finish configuring the EAP, revert your computer’s IP settings to what you have recorded at the step 2.
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