Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless DHCP Clients List

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Choose menu “DHCP→DHCP Clients List, and then you can view the information about the clients attached to the Router in the next screen

Tp-Link DHCP Clients List

ID – The index of the DHCP Client.

Client Name – The name of the DHCP client.

MAC Address – The MAC address of the DHCP client.

Assigned IP – The IP address that the Router has allocated to the DHCP client.

Lease Time – The time of the DHCP client leased. After the dynamic IP address has expired, a new dynamic IP address will be automatically assigned to the user.

You cannot change any of the values on this page.
To update this page and to show the current attached devices, click the Refresh button.


Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless DHCP Settings

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There are three submenus under the DHCP menu : DHCP Settings, DHCP Clients List and Address Reservation.

Click any of them, and you will be able to configure the corresponding function.

Choose menu “DHCP→DHCP Settings”, and then you can configure the DHCP Server on the page .

The Router is set up by default as a DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) server, which provides the TCP/IP configuration for all the PC(s) that are connected to the Router on the LAN.

DHCP Settings

DHCP Server - Enable or Disable the DHCP server. If you disable the Server, you must have another DHCP server within your network or else you must configure the computer manually.

Start IP Address – Specify an IP address for the DHCP Server to start with when assigning IP addresses.
192.168.1.100 is the default start address.

End IP Address – Specify an IP address for the DHCP Server to end with when assigning IP addresses.
192.168.1.199 is the default end address.

Address Lease Time – The Address Lease Time is the amount of time a network user will be allowed connection to the Router with their current dynamic IP Address. Enter the amount of time in minutes and the user will be “leased” this dynamic IP Address.
After the time is up, the user will be automatically assigned a new dynamic IP address.
The range of the time is 1 ~ 2880 minutes. The default value is 120 minutes.

Default Gateway – (Optional.) Suggest to input the IP address of the LAN port of the Router, default value is 192.168.1.1

Default Domain – (Optional.) Input the domain name of your network.

Primary DNS – (Optional.) Input the DNS IP address provided by your ISP. Or consult your ISP.

Secondary DNS – (Optional.) Input the IP address of another DNS server if your ISP provides two DNS servers.

Note:
To use the DHCP server function of the Router, you must configure all computers on the LAN as “Obtain an IP Address automatically” mode.


Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless Statistics

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Choose menu “Wireless→Wireless Statistics, and then you can see the MAC Address, Current Status, Received Packets and Sent Packets for each connected wireless station.

The Tp-Link Router attached wireless stations

MAC Address – The connected wireless station’s MAC address

Current Status – The connected wireless station’s running status, one of STA-AUTH /STA-ASSOC / STA-JOINED / WPA / WPA-PSK / WPA2 / WPA2-PSK / AP-UP / AP-DOWN /Disconnected

Received Packets – Packets received by the station

Sent Packets – Packets sent by the station

You cannot change any of the values on this page.
To update this page and to show the current connected wireless stations, click on the Refresh button.

If the numbers of connected wireless stations go beyond one page,
click the Next button to go to the next page and click the Previous button to return to the previous page.

Note:
This page will be refreshed automatically every 5 seconds.


Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless Advanced

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Choose menu “Wireless→Wireless Advanced”, and then you can configure the advanced settings of your wireless network.

Tp-Link Wireless Advanced

Transmit Power - Here you can specify the transmit power of Router.
You can select High, Middle or Low which you would like. High is the default setting and is recommended.

Beacon Interval – Enter a value between 20-1000 milliseconds for Beacon Interval here.
The beacons are the packets sent by the router to synchronize a wireless network.
Beacon Interval value determines the time interval of the beacons. The default value is 100.

RTS Threshold – Here you can specify the RTS (Request to Send) Threshold.
If the packet is larger than the specified RTS Threshold size, the router will send RTS frames to a particular receiving station and negotiate the sending of a data frame. The default value is 2346.

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Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless MAC Filtering

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Choose menu “Wireless→MAC Filtering”, and then you can control the wireless access by configuring the Wireless MAC Address Filtering function

Tp-Link Wireless MAC address Filtering

To filter wireless users by MAC Address, click Enable. The default setting is Disable.

    MAC Address – The wireless station’s MAC address that you want to filter.
    Status – The status of this entry either Enabled or Disabled.
    Description – A simple description of the wireless station.

To Add a Wireless MAC Address filtering entry, click the Add New… button.

The “Add or Modify Wireless MAC Address Filtering entry” page will appear as shown in Figure

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Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless Security Configuration

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Choose menu “Wireless→Wireless Security”, and then you can configure the security settings of your wireless network.

There are five wireless security modes supported by the Router: WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy),
WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access), WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2), WPA2-PSK (Pre-Shared Key) and WPA-PSK (Pre-Shared Key).

Tp-link Wireless Security

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Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router Wireless Settings

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There are five submenus under the Wireless menu : Wireless Settings,

Wireless Security, Wireless MAC Filtering, Wireless Advanced and Wireless Statistics.

Click any of them, and you will be able to configure the corresponding function.

Choose menu “Wireless→Wireless Setting”, and then you can configure the basic settings for the wireless network on this page.

Tp-Link Wireless Settings
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The Tp-Link TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router — Quick Installation Guide

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With a Web-based (Internet Explorer or Netscape® Navigator) utility, it is easy to configure and manage the TL-WR1043ND Wireless N Gigabit Router.

The Web-based utility can be used on any Windows, Macintosh or UNIX OS with a Web browser.

1. To access the configuration utility, open a web-browser and type the default address
http://tplinklogin.net in the address field of the browser.

Login the Tp-Link Router

After a moment, a login window will appear, similar to the Figure.

Enter admin for the User Name and Password, both in lower case letters. Then click the OK button or press the Enter key.

Login Windows

Note:
If the above screen does not pop-up, it means that your Web-browser has been set to a proxy.

Go to Tools menu>Internet Options>Connections>LAN Settings, in the screen that appears, cancel the Using Proxy checkbox, and click OK to finish it.

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