Download for RE205
- Product Overview
How to Setup a TP-Link Range Extender via the Tether App (2019)This video will take you through the process of setting up a TP-Link range extender using the TP-Link Tether app, available for your iOS or Android device
How to setup a TP-Link Range Extender -WPS- (2018)Updated video on how to use the WPS feature to setup your range extender. (us)
How to setup a Range Extender -Web- (2019)An updated video on how to setup a Range Extender using the web GUI
- How to configure Range Extender via Tether APP
- How to setup the range extender via WPS button (new logo)?
- Most frequently asked questions about TP-Link range extenders
- How to log into the web management page of the range extender?
- How to Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal
- How to place your wireless Range Extender for optimal reception and performance?
- What should I do if my range extender does not extend the Wi-Fi coverage?
- How to check whether my Range Extender is using the same SSID with my Router
- How to confirm whether my range extender is successfully configured and in the best location?
- What should I do if the range extender cannot find my host network?
- Fix Unstable Connection on the Range Extender by Changing Router Advanced Features
- How to set access control on my range extender (new logo)?
- How to upgrade the firmware of my range extender (new logo)?
- How to configure my range extender via web GUI to extend an existing wireless network's coverage (new logo)?
- What's the solution if my TP-Link range extender can't connect to my router properly?
- My devices are connected to the range extender but no network access
- How to configure the range extender as an access point (new logo)?
- How to set up system time of Dual Band Range Extender (new logo)?
- How to control LEDs of TP-Link Dual Band Range Extender (new logo)?
- How to log into the Web GUI of my Range Extender via IP address or domain name?
- Different Application Scenarios to use the TP-Link dual band range extender
- Why can't I login to the web management utility of range extender?
- How to connect your wireless devices to the range extender via WPS as AP Mode (new logo)?
- How to check network status of the range extender (new logo)?
- How to configure wireless network on the range extender (new logo)?
- Why I cannot access range extender by using the domain name
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 Vx.0=Vx.6/Vx.8 (eg:V1.0=V1.6/V1.8); Vx.x0=Vx.x6/Vx.x8 (eg:V1.20=V1.26/V1.28)
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.
- To avoid wireless disconnect issue during firmware upgrade process, it's recommended to upload firmware with wired connection unless there is no LAN/Ethernet port on your TP-Link device.
- 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.
|Published Date: 2017-12-25||Language: Multi-language||File Size: 7.68MB|
Modifications and Bug Fixes
|Published Date: 2017-07-11||Language: Multi-language||File Size: 8.07MB|
Modifications and Bug Fixes:
First firmware released.
1. For RE205(US)1.0
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.
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Note: To use Tether, please update your router’s firmware to the latest version.
1. The emulator is a virtual web GUI where you can experience the TP-Link product management panel.
2. The listed emulators might not have the latest firmware.
3. The features displayed are for reference, and their availability may depend on local regulations. For more information, please refer to the datasheet or product page.