TP-Link-Nano router 300Mbps Wireless n TL-WR802N: Manual and configuration
- 1 Summary
- 2 Requirements/Restrictions
- 3 Preparations
- 4 Set up Operation Mode: Client
- 5 Guest Network Wireless Settings
- 6 Download TP-Link Tether app
- 7 Used Hardware
- 8 References
Here you can find the preset IP address and the user name and password for the user interface of the TL-WR802N 300Mbps Wireless N Nano Router from TP-LINK. This page also contains information about the wireless LAN settings of the unit, which are preconfigured at the factory. The bottom section of the page provides instructions for accessing the router's user interface and restoring its default settings, including the default IP address, user name, and password for the user interface of the TL-WR802N 300Mbps Wireless N Nano Router from TP-LINK. This page also provides information about the wireless LAN settings of the unit, which are preconfigured at the factory. The lower section of the page provides instructions for accessing the router's user interface and restoring its default settings.
- TL-WR802N to be set up
- Computer connected exclusively to the TL-WR802N
- Current web browser
➤ Affected products: TL-WR802N
Step 1: Access data for user interface
Step 2: Preconfigured WLAN settings
Step 3: Access to user interface
Access to the user interface is necessary, for example, if you want to change the configuration of the router. With the TL-WR802N from TP-LINK, you must perform the following steps in sequence to access the user interface:
Step 4: Restore default settings
Restoring the default settings is helpful, for example, if you have changed and forgotten the user interface access data. Please note, however, that not only settings such as IP address, user name or password, but all configurations you have made will be reset to the factory settings.
➤ Perform hardware reset:
➤ Perform software reset:
With the TP-LINK TL-WR802N, the factory settings can be restored via the installed software. To do this, log in to the router's user interface with your login data and follow the steps described in the user manual. After you have successfully completed the above steps, the configuration of the router has been reset to the factory defaults. If you now want to log in to the user interface, you must use the default login data.
Step 5: Quick Setup - Operation Mode
1. Wireless Router (Default): In this mode, the device enables multiple users to share the Internet connection via
The LAN devices share the same IP from ISP through Wireless port. While connecting to Internet, the
LAN/WAN Ethernet port works
as a WAN port at Wireless Router mode.
2. Hotspot Router: In this mode, the device enables multiple users to share Internet connection from
WISP. The LAN port devices share the same IP
from WISP through
Wireless port. While connecting to
Wireless port works as a
The Ethernet port acts as a
3. Access Point: In this mode, this device can be connected to a wired network and transform the wired access into wireless that multiple devices
can share together, especially for a home, office or hotel where only wired network is available.
4. Range Extender: In this mode, this device can copy and reinforce the existing wireless signal to extend the coverage of the signal, especially
for a large space to eliminate signal-blind corners.
5. Client: In this mode, this device can be connected to another device via
Ethernet port and act as an adapter to grant your wired devices access
to a wireless network, especially for a Smart TV, Media Player, or game console only with an Ethernet port.
Set up Operation Mode: Client
1. Log on to the configuration page of the nano router.
2. You are in Quick Setup and Click on Next. See the figure below.
3. Select the Client mode and then click Next.
4. The Nano Router searches all available WLANs. Select your WLAN in the window and click Next. Please note that the signal display for your
WLAN should ideally be more than 25dB.
5. Configure Wireless Settings
6. Perform the following steps under Network Settings:
➤ Variant 1: If you use Smart IP (DHCP) as type, the nano router gets an IP address from the main router.
➤ Variant 2: Assign your nano router a fixed IP address.
➤ Select Static IP as the type
➤ Change the IP address of the nano router to match the subnet of your main router (example: Your main router has the IP address
In this case, you can give your nano router the IP address
➤ Disable the DHCP server (select "Disable"), then click Next.
7. Check the nano router settings, then click Reboot.
8. Connect the Nano Router configured as a client to your client (end device) via LAN port.
Guest Network Wireless Settings
You can configure Guest Network Wireless Settings on this page.
➤ Allow Guests To Access My Local Network: If enabled, guests can communicate with hosts.
➤ Guest Network Isolation: If enabled, one guest can not communicate with another.
➤ Enable Guest Network Bandwidth Control: If enabled, the Guest Network Bandwidth Control rules will take effect.
➤ Guest Network: Enabled or disable the Guest Network function here.
➤ Network Name: Enter a value of up to 32 characters. The same Name(SSID) must be assigned to all wireless devices in your Guest Network.
➤ Max Guests number: Maximum guests.(1-32)
➤ Security: You can configure the security of Guest Network here.
➤ Access Time:
• Timeout: If the countdown timer hits zero, guest network will close.
• Schedule: During this time the wireless stations could not access the guest network.