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Forum: Deco M5

Deco Whole Home Wi-Fi System

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] How to set up Ethernet Backhaul with Deco M5

    Ethernet Backhaul is a feature which makes it possible to wired the Deco units together. Thanks to this feature, every two Deco units can be wired with an Ethernet cable. And Deco will prefer to transmit data between two units through the Ethernet connection, which is more stable and faster than...

    Started by TP-Link Deco‎, 07-11-2017 06:15
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    11-23-2017, 10:50 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] How to set up Deco to work in Access Point mode?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : The latest firmware and app versions have added support for AP mode. Please refer to the following link for how to:

    Started by TP-Link Deco‎, 07-31-2017 12:07
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    10-04-2017, 18:02 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] Unable to add Deco node when running as Access Point

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Firmware: 1.1.5 Build 20170820 Rel. 62483 (but also experienced the issue at firmare 1.1.3).

    Started by sAnexeh‎, 09-02-2017 08:45
    • Replies: 6
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    10-03-2017, 11:56 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] Frequent Asked Questions

    1. How to set up Deco? Watch video Make sure your Android or iOS device has access to the internet through cellular data or Wi-Fi, then follow these steps: 1) Download the Deco app from the App Store or Google Play. 2) Sign up for a TP-Link ID in the Deco app. 3) Follow the instructions...

    Started by TP-Link Deco‎, 07-11-2017 08:19
    • Replies: 4
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    08-11-2017, 00:52 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] How to set up Port Forwarding on the Deco app

    Port Forwarding is used to make a device or service in your home network accessible to computers on the internet. Typical applications include allowing remote management to security cameras within the local network, permitting access to HTTP, FTP and other local servers, etc. Port Forwarding can...

    Started by TP-Link Deco‎, 07-11-2017 06:58
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    07-11-2017, 06:58 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: [Knowledge Base] How to remove a device from the Blacklist

    The Device Blacklist allows you to block a device’s access to your Deco network. On the Devices page, simply tap and hold a device icon, then drag it to the left. This device will be added in the blacklist, which means it won’t be able to connect to the Deco network any more. If you...

    Started by TP-Link Deco‎, 07-11-2017 06:23
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    07-11-2017, 06:23 Go to last post
  1. How to bypass parental controls completely...

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : One of the main reasons for me to buy the DECO, apart from the mesh functionalities, was the parental control. I needed a tool to limit the internet access to get my kids spending more time on homework. Within days my son was able...

    Started by hansremmerswaal‎, 11-23-2017 20:56
    parental control, vpn
    • Replies: 0
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    11-23-2017, 20:56 Go to last post
  2. No ability to change Deco M5 IP?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : From what I can gather from various threads, am I correct in thinking that I cannot change the IP of the Deco M5 Router? I cannot change the IP of my modem, so please can TP-Link provide a way to change the M5 IP or tell me how to...

    Started by stewartv‎, 11-21-2017 16:59
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 7
    11-23-2017, 19:47 Go to last post
  3. Deco M5 Plus

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hi there, any clue when the Deco M5 Plus will become available in the Netherlands? Thanks!

    Started by rickytb‎, 11-22-2017 17:25
    • Replies: 0
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    11-22-2017, 17:25 Go to last post
  4. Issues since last firmware update

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Bought my Deco kit on November 4th and was up and running the next day. Simple to setup and really pleased with the performance and coverage. No problem with units spread all over the house and really good throughput even at the...

    Started by SnowCrash‎, 11-21-2017 21:05
    • Replies: 4
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    11-22-2017, 16:42 Go to last post
  5. Guest network problem (still...)

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hi TP-Link, please give me an advice….

    Started by Zeke1111‎, 11-21-2017 20:27
    guest network
    • Replies: 1
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    11-22-2017, 12:57 Go to last post
  6. Very poor speed to local server

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : I have an Owncloud server at home that I connect to via HTTPS and domain name which points to home networks WAN address, port forwarded to host. The speed however is ridiculously slow from the same network. Way worse than old 56k...

    Started by Svedin‎, 11-20-2017 20:00
    • Replies: 4
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    11-22-2017, 11:31 Go to last post
  7. Deco decided to change DHCP range. WHY ?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : When I installed my DECO router it decided to use DHCP range 192.168.0.x (I did not find an option to change this). I have a large network at home with lots of iot-devices. For some devices I have to rely on a fixed ip-address. I...

    Started by piotr‎, 11-22-2017 09:42
    • Replies: 0
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    11-22-2017, 09:42 Go to last post
  8. Question Problems after updating firmware

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : So, I updated the firmware to the most recent build last night, and it seemed to stall halfway through. I eventually had to close out the app, but then the node Decos all went offline. The router came back online first, and after...

    Started by dtnewport‎, 11-20-2017 01:40
    • Replies: 6
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    11-22-2017, 08:36 Go to last post
  9. Lightbulb What I expect to see on further Deco's firmware updates:

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Some ideas to consider, TP-LINK:

    Started by DoctorTaliesin‎, 11-17-2017 20:33
    • Replies: 2
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    11-22-2017, 06:31 Go to last post
  10. Parental Control daily time limit reached but Deco app still showing device connectivity?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : My son reached a daily time limit today but both his devices are still showing upload and download traffic in the connected Devices. This may be stating the obvious but shouldn't these now be zero? Does this mean the parental...

    Started by Cloudsurfer‎, 11-18-2017 20:08
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    11-22-2017, 04:13 Go to last post
  11. Problems using Access Point mode with more than 1 Deco M5

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hi,

    Started by kriston‎, 11-01-2017 13:47
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    11-21-2017, 19:36 Go to last post
  12. losing connection deco m5

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hello All,

    Started by Kemal82‎, 11-17-2017 20:12
    • Replies: 2
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    11-20-2017, 19:59 Go to last post
  13. Parental Settings need a custom by day setting

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : I'm very impressed with the Deco system so far in terms of ease of setup and user friendly app, as well as the wifi coverage. However I primarily bought it to manage my 15 year old son's internet use as he will happily sit on the...

    Started by Cloudsurfer‎, 11-19-2017 06:52
    • Replies: 5
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    11-20-2017, 15:10 Go to last post
  14. 1 unit disconnecting once every 1-2 weeks

    - Firmware Version : 1.1.5 - Working mode: Router One of the units is blinking red every 1-2 weeks. Only a reboot helps in that situation. My setup: - Modem -> main unit (ethernet). To prevent issues i gave the main unit static IP address. - Main unit -> Satellite 1 with ethernet

    Started by janoost‎, 11-11-2017 18:33
    • Replies: 9
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    11-20-2017, 07:52 Go to last post
  15. Exclamation Deco app on android

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Last night (31st Oct 2017) and this morning getting strange results on app running on Samsung S8. 1) only 1(one) deco is displaying - usually all 3 (three) are there. No error messages. Checked visually all Decos all showing green...

    Started by PAW53‎, 11-01-2017 10:57
    • Replies: 8
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    11-20-2017, 07:41 Go to last post
  16. some guides for TP-LINK engineers

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : What I expect on further Deco's firmware updates:

    Started by DoctorTaliesin‎, 11-18-2017 00:20
    • Replies: 2
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    11-20-2017, 01:32 Go to last post
  17. Deco node starts blinking red shortly after connecting ethernet backhaul cable

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Model: Deco M5

    Started by Stevo82‎, 07-08-2017 21:22
    • Replies: 12
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    11-16-2017, 20:07 Go to last post
  18. Can the Deco 5 mesh with the TP Link Archer C7

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hi all

    Started by georgelza‎, 11-14-2017 08:25
    • Replies: 1
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    11-15-2017, 07:57 Go to last post
  19. Lightbulb Does the Deco M5 supprt MoCA 2.0?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Does the Deco M5 support MoCA 2.0? I would like to use MoCA for backhauling, but cannot find any documentation which says that the Deco supports MoCA.

    Started by jacksan1‎, 11-11-2017 11:40
    backhaul, deco, moca
    • Replies: 6
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    11-13-2017, 19:51 Go to last post
  20. Question Is it compatible with Fios?

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : My current system was an epic failure because it wasn’t compatible with my internet service provider. I don’t want to spend a lot of money to fail again. Is this compatible with Fios?

    Started by Andreaok123‎, 11-12-2017 04:37
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2
    11-12-2017, 17:57 Go to last post
  21. IFTTT not working as expected

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : Hi,

    Started by staglalights‎, 11-07-2017 10:00
    • Replies: 5
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    11-09-2017, 09:33 Go to last post
  22. router not resolving local hostname

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : When I try to resolve a local hostname ("raspberrypi"), the router does not point to the IP of the local device with the hostname "raspberrypi".

    Started by IceFisher‎, 11-08-2017 03:20
    • Replies: 1
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    11-09-2017, 02:10 Go to last post
  23. Deco M5 vs 3 routers with same SSID

    Model : Hardware Version : Firmware Version : ISP : I am hoping someone with a good knowledge of how the Deco(s) work can chime in here. Due to many of the drawbacks of the Deco (lack of advanced configurability as well as control of DHCP, no dedicated wireless backhaul channel,...

    Started by rockadile‎, 11-01-2017 21:56
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5
    11-07-2017, 02:24 Go to last post

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