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  1. #1

    Unable to login at

    Region : Canada

    Model : TL-WR700N

    Hardware Version : V1

    Firmware Version :

    ISP : ShawCable

    I have just bought the device. I works fine as a AP out of the box. I want to use it as a repeater of my wireless network which uses a Linksys Simultaneous Dual Band N Router WRT400N

    1. To do the setup, I have tried to login at I cannot do this (a) using a wireless connection to a Linksys router which is connected to the cable modem and (b) wired connection to the router which is connected to the cable modem. The attempts get a timeout messaage.

    2. The default gateway is The DHCP server has the same address. My computer is using

    3. I use McAfee Internet Security software.

    What can I do to solve the problem?

  2. #2

    I found the answer

    1. Go to


    2. Go to the section on Repeater, follow the link and you arrive at


    The instructions are very clear. Although I have not reviewed, I suspect the instructions are of similar quality for setting the other modes.

    I wish these instructions were included with the package or in the downloadable user guide. The user guide was useless.

    The problem I had to address was to set the IP address for my computer to so that I can access the management utility at in order to programme the device as a repeater. I was having a problem because the IP address was automatically assigned by my wireless router (Linksys) which has an address of

    In summary, the instructions explained how to temporarily set up the IP address for my computer so that I can connect to the TP-Link device (WRT700N). I was then able to log into the managmenet utility page and make the settings.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    United Kingdom

    Cool This worked for me too!

    Hey stanflyer,

    Thanks so much for posting this!

    Totally worked for me and made my device usable.

    Couldn't believe how I couldn't login for Repeater mode. Agree that they should of had more documentation out of the box.

    Thanks again

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2014
    Saudi Arabia

    Question Please advice me to connect my device to computer

    Dear sir,

    I have purchased TP - Link TL-MR3020 Wifi . I need to connect this network to give my IP address. I have LAN network is our internet How can I connect and activate the WI fi

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    I find an instruction for you and hope it would be helpful.


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