How to set up an IPv6 Internet connection on the TP-Link Wi-Fi Routers

Configuration Guide
Updated 09-14-2022 06:05:50 AM 387369
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Your ISP should have provided the following info:

PPPoE, Dynamic IP (SLAAC/DHCPv6), Pass-Through (Bridge), and Static IP.

Please follow the steps to set up the IPV6.

1. Log in to the web-based interface of the router. If you don’t know how to do that, please refer to the FAQ:

How do I log into the web-based Utility (Management Page) of the TP-Link wireless router?

2. Go to Advanced > IPv6.

3. Enable IPv6.

Case 1. The IPV4 Internet connection Type is Dynamic IP.

Please refer to the FAQ on How to set up IPv6 service for Cable ISP on the wireless router

Case2. The IPV4 Internet Connection Type is PPPoE.

1. Select PPPoE. Enable Share the same PPPoE session with IPV4.

Note: If your ISP provides 2 separate accounts for the IPv4 and IPv6 connections, please untick the Use the same session with the IPv4 connection checkbox and manually enter the username and password for the IPv6 connection.

2. Go to Advanced settings, Select Auto in “Get IPv6 Address”. Select Enable in “Prefix Delegation”.

3. Click Save.

Case3. There is a main router in front of our router.

1. Select Pass-Through(bridge).

2. Click Save.

Case4.The IPV4 Internet connection Type is static IP.

1. Select Static IP.

2. Type the information provided by your ISP.

Note: If you do not know what your internet connection type is, contact your ISP or judge according to the already known information provided by your ISP.

3. Click Save.

Case 5. For some specific ISP like BT/Hyperoptic or SKY etc.

If your ISP is on the following list, please refer to the FAQ: How to set up IPv6 service for some specific ISP like BT/Hyperoptic or SKY, etc on the wireless router.

BT(United Kingdom)
SKY(United Kingdom)
dom.ru(Russia)
Metro(Russia)
turkeynet(Turkey)
IDC(Romania)
airtel(India)
Naxi(Brazil)
JKS Telecom(Brazil)
Telia(Estonia)
MEO(Portugal)

To get to know more details about each function and configuration please go to Download Center to download the manual of your product.

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