How to log into the web management page of the range extender (new logo)?

Configuration Guide
Updated 07-20-2021 05:39:14 AM 972329
This Article Applies to: 

Note: If you want to configure other settings after Quick Setup, you can launch a web browser and type and log in with the password you set for the extender. This article is only applied to the situation for configure the range extender from scratch.

Follow the steps below, here takes RE305 as demonstration:

1. Plug the extender into an electrical outlet near your host router, and then wait until the Power LED is solid on.

2. Connect your computer to the extender's wireless network.

Tips: Before connecting, please find the SSID (network name) on the label of the extender.


For Windows Users

Unplug the Ethernet cable from your computer (if any).

Click the Wi-Fi icon on the taskbar and connect to the extender’s wireless network: TP-LINK_Extender_2.4GHz or TP-LINK_Extender_5GHz.


For Mac OS X Users

Unplug the Ethernet cable from your computer (if any).

Click the Wi-Fi icon in the top right corner of the screen, and connect to the extender’s network: TP-LINK_Extender_2.4GHz or TP-LINK_Extender_5GHz.

3. Launch a web browser and type or IP ( by default) in the address field, then press “Enter” button.

4. Type in username/password to login.

Note: If the Range extender is brand new, please create a new username and password (without any special characters) for secure management purposes.


Note: If you are unable to login to the webpage, please try the following tips:

1.Try to have a different phone or computer connected to the wifi of the extender

2. Try a different browser


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

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