Category Archives: Networks

Siemon Category 6 UTP Network Cable

Siemon offers a comprehensive suite of end-to-end cabling systems designed to meet or exceed connecting hardware and channel performance specifications set forth for category 6/class E by TIA and ISO/IEC. Cat 6 cable is ideal for end-users who require backward compatible structured cabling systems that support 1000BASE-T during application upgrades but also need the performance headroom […]

How to Configure my Tplink Range Extender

This article is specifically for range extenders that do not have a DHCP server. To learn how to set up models TL-WA850RE Before configuration, make sure you have the necessary root router information: Information of Root Router: ● LAN IP: 192.168.1.254 ● SSID: 2WIRE_TEST ● Encryption Type: WPA2-PSK with AES ● Passphrase: testtplink Preparation ●Since the DHCP function on the Range Extender is […]

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 […]

How to find the hardware version on a TP-Link device?

Some TP-Link products may have more than one hardware version.  For example, a name ending with V1, V2, etc. Choose methods below to find the hardware version of your TP-Link products.  Using the label on the back of the device (for most of products). Using the engraved characters on the device (for products like USB […]

Frequent asked questions about the TP-Link routers’ speed?

Q: What does speed of Signal Rate  mean? A: It means the maximum wireless associated/link speed the Tplink router can provide. It is the internal WLAN connection speed between the computer and the router, not the internet speed. Q: How do I know my actual internet speed? A: There are various speed-test tools online .You can try […]