How to configure Local Management on AC VDSL/ADSL Modem Router (new logo)

Configuration Guide
Updated 06-27-2022 08:30:20 AM 28797
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You can control the local devices’ authority to manage the modem router via Local Management feature. By default all local connected devices are allowed to manage the modem router. You can also specify one device to manage the modem router and enable local management over a more secure way, HTTPS.

Follow the steps below to allow only the specific device to manage the router via the local management over HTTPS.

Here takes Archer VR2800 as demonstration.

1. Log in the web interface of the modem router. You can refer to How to log into the web-based interface of the AC VDSL/ADSL Modem Router (new logo)?

2. Go to Advanced > System Tools > Administration page. Locate the Local Management section.

3. Keep the Port as the default setting. Enable Management over HTTPS and keep the Port for HTTPS as the default setting. Enter the IP address or MAC address of the local device to manage the modem router.

4. Click Save.

Now, you can manage the modem router over both HTTP ( and HTTPS (

Note: If you want that all local devices can manage the modem router, just leave the IP/MAC Address field blank.

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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