Archer A10 V1 User Guide

Chapter 5 Set Up the Router as an Access Point

In the Access Point mode, your router connects to a wired or wireless router via an Ethernet cable and extends the wireless coverage of your existing network.

The router can work as an access point, transforming your existing wired network to a wireless one.

1.Visit, and log in with your TP-Link ID or the password you set for the router.

2.Go to Advanced > Operation Mode, select Access Point and click Save. The router will reboot and switch to Access Point mode.

3.After rebooting, connect the router to your existing wired router via an Ethernet cable.

4.Log in again to the web management page, and click Quick Setup.

5.Configure your wireless settings and click Next.

6.Confirm the information and click Finish. Now, you can enjoy Wi-Fi.


Functions, such as Parental Controls, Qos and NAT Forwarding, are not supported in the Access Point mode.

Functions, such as Guest Network, is the same as those in the Router mode.