D-Link Router

Perform the steps below to make adjustments to your D-Link router through the web-based setup page:

Step 1

Make sure the cable from your FreedomNet radio is plugged into the internet port on your router.

Steps 2

Using one end of the network cable attach it to “Port 1” on the back of your D-Link router and the other end to your laptop or desktop.

Step 3

Open your web browser on your computer. In the URL address line type in: HTTP:// and press the “Enter” key.

Step 4

The D-Link router login box will appear on the screen, asking you to enter a username and password. The username should be “admin” and the password should be left blank for most models of D-Link routers. Click the “Login” button to log in to your router.

Note: If this default username and password does not work please refer to your routers manual or contact your router manufacturer.)

Step 5

Now that you have logged to your D-Link wireless router, it should be positioned at the opening page under the “SETUP” tab and “Internet Setup” sub-tab.

  • On the bottom half of the opening page, Click on the button titled “Manual Internet Connection Setup”.
  • On the next screen under the section “Internet Connection Type” Select “Dynamic IP (DHCP) from the “My Internet Connection is:” dropdown list.

The other settings below may be left at their defaults.

  • On the bottom of the page Click on the “Save Settings” button to apply changes to the routers configuration and continue to D-Link router setup for wireless security.


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