Forum discussion tagged with TP-Link.
  1. olijenkins

    Question TP-Link TL-WN881ND and Windows 10

    Hi I seem to be having some trouble with my wireless network card. Using it recently I was not having any problems downloading games from Steam, but now it is painfully slow. It has even failed to load some recent google searches. I believe it started following some software updates. Router...
  2. D

    Question TP-Link Options

    I have a TP-Link Archer C7 v2 that is starting to show its age a bit and I am hoping to replace it with a newer TP-Link router. I have been looking at 2 models the Archer C90 and the Archer A9. However, I am not sure that I see any difference between them. My specific curiosity is about the...
  3. A

    Question Adapter won't work correctly on different slots.

    I have a wireless network adapter since ethernet is not possible. Especially, it's a Tp-Link TL-WN722N. I have noticed that when plugged into the motherboard slots it works worse than the slots that are on the case and are indirectly connected to the motherboard, and it sometimes disconnects...
  4. T

    Question Is there a reason to buy a WiFi extender with better specs than my router?

    I’m planning on buying a WiFi extender (probably TP-link’s RE650). The extender’s specs and internet speed are better than my actual router, so would the extender be able to even get to it’s high speeds or is there no point buying an extender with better specs than my router?
  5. rahulyogi

    Question How to disable router caching?

    I have a TP-Link router and I access most of the internet sites like google and my blog using the TP-Link router internet connection. But many times i see an older cached version of website. This only happens when I use my wifi connection (TP-Link Router) to connect to the internet. When I use...
  6. B

    Question Help networking self build

    Built my first CPU. Having trouble networking. Motherboard is MSI Z390 gaming edge AC. I don’t have an optical drive and no wireless card. Planned to hardwire to router via Ethernet cable. when plugged, my computer doesn’t seem to recognize any connection. Is there a way I can check the...
  7. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Archer T2U Plus Out of the box?

    Need this for my new build and don't have a disc drive to install the drivers. Will this allow me to use the Internet long enough to download them?
  8. A

    Question Router rated for 800mbps only has 100mbps

    Hi! I have a Tp-link Archer c60. On their website it says it can do 800mbps on 5ghz but it only has 100mbps ports. How am i supposed to achieve that speed? (i do have gigabit internet)
  9. L

    Question Custom firmware on ISP router

    Hello, I have TP-Link Archer MR200 V1 and there is installed a custom firmware and I cant downgrade/upgrade it from original TP-Link site, everytime it just shows: Error: 4503 The uploaded file was not accepted. Is there any possible way to get rid of the custom firmware?
  10. orestesdd

    Question Should I get a mesh wifi-system or a new router?

    Recently I change to Spectrum ISP which offers a 200 Mbps down service, and while connecting via Ethernet to the modem, it actually delivers 200+ Mbps down. Then, I went and bought a Linksys EA7300 Dual-Band WiFi Router for Home, but the Linksys router seem to deliver a weak signal. My home...
  11. K

    Question Powerline speeds are too low. No common solution has helped.

    So I have two powerline adapters one connected to the router and the other connected to an AP. My internet speed is 45mbps. Everything worked fine and I used to get >40mbps from the PLC. Untill one day without any reason speeds went under 10mbps (most of the time under 5). No changes were made...
  12. Barty1884

    [SOLVED] 24Port POE switch works, but does not appear on network anywhere.

    Hi all, Probably something obvious I've overlooked, but I'm out of ideas. I bought a used 24port POE Smart Switch (although I only really need 'dumb' functionality), which won't actually be in daily use for a few months yet. I'm just making sure it's functional etc. I wanted to log into the...
  13. oliver.kausland

    Question TP-LINK AV600 WiFi not working

    Hi, my TP-LINK AV600 WiFi doesn't work anymore. It shows up in settings, but when I connect to it, it doesn't give any network. I tried moving the one that's connected to the router around, but it didn't help. The ethernet doesn't work either.
  14. G

    Question TP Link WN88ND V2 Issues

    Most of the time when I start-up my PC my WiFi card does not pick up any networks, however if I reinstall drivers the issue gets fixed. The adapter also works without the drivers on the CD that is given with the card, but also has the issue of not working on start-up. I had initial issues with a...
  15. S

    [SOLVED] Setting up TP-link TD-9970 as modem with Linksys wrt1900acs

    I've been trying to set up a TP-link TD-9970 in bridge mode so i can use it as a modem and have my Linksys wrt1900acs do the routing. However, I cant get it to work. On the TD-9970 I've tried having a single interface bridging the dsl connection with my ISP specific VPI and VCI. I've tried...
  16. thenewbreed

    [SOLVED] 2 routers, 2 networks, 1 modem

    I am somewhat capable but not extremely technical and would appreciate help. I would like to have 2 networks in the same house, using 2 routers on the same internet connection. Both routers are TP-Link, one is the Archer A7 and the other is Archer C7. I do not need 2 routers using the same...
  17. CamdenK7

    [SOLVED] Can you schedule to turn off WiFi on TP-Link routers altogether at certain times?

    Hi, I'm in the market for a $60-$80 router and one feature I need is the ability to turn off wireless access (with ethernet still working) at certain times. In my case, I need the WiFi to be off between around 10PM and 6AM. It seems that TP-Link routers are well liked but only able to disable...
  18. MrMoore

    Question Powerline adapter routing issues

    Hey All, So I run TP-LINK Powerline adapters across my house for 2-3 years without any issues at all. Last month I Purchased myself a HP Proliant Microserver to be used as a home media server/NAS. It works wonderfully however streaming the content back to my TV's was laggy AF. So I decided to...
  19. P

    Question Cannot access router admin page on TP-Link MR3420(EU) Ver:3.0

    Hello, i am currently experiencing the following issue. I am trying to connect to the administrators page on my router using the Default Gateway IP without any success, through a wired connection. I have tried connecting using FireFox, M/S Edge, Google Chrome, and IE ending up to the "Unable to...
  20. Kmylo777

    Question How bad 5.0GHz is penetrating drywall?

    Hello guys. I need to buy some sort of antenna to recieve signal in a building that is 30mts or less away from the router. I want to buy the CPE610 from TP-LINK which is 23dbi, but the problem is a very thin transparent plastic roof and a thin drywall sheet, nothing else. My phone actually does...