How do I log into the web-based Utility (Management Page) of TP-Link wireless router?

The web-based management page of TP-Link routers is a built-in internal web server that does not require internet access.  It does however require your device to be connected to the TP-Link router.  This connection can be wired or wireless, so you can log into the management page from the desktop computer, phone, tablet, iPad, etc.
Note: Low version of your web browser may cause compatibility problem with the web-based interface(management page) of your device, such as unable to log into the interface, display incomplete features etc.
It is strongly recommended to use a wired connection if you are going to change the router’s wireless settings or upgrade the firmware version of the router.  
Step 1

Choose your connection type (Wired or Wireless)

Step1a:  If Wireless, connect to your TP-Link wireless network. Find the wireless network (named TP-LINK_xxxxxx by default) from the WiFi list on your device and connect it with the wireless password (default password is printed on the router label).

Step1b:  if Wired connect your Ethernet cable to one of the four yellow ports on the back of your TP-Link router.

Step 2

Open a web browser (i.e Safari, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer).  At the top of the window in the address bar, type in one of the following, or


The default access address differs by model. Please find it on the bottom label of the product.
Step 3
Type the username and password in the login page. The default username and password For TP-Link devices is admin. Enter your own username and password instead of admin if you already changed it.

All letters for both username and password will be lower case.


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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User Application Requirement | Updated 04-27-2017 06:42:06 AM