How To Perform Asus RT-AC58U Router Setup?

Asus RT-AC58U Router Setup

On this page, you’ll learn how to perform the Asus RT-AC58U router setup for the first time. Asus RT-AC58U is a dual-band wireless router and using its high-speed network you can connect multiple devices and stream content in 4K UHD videos at the same time. It also has some cool features and we have listed them below:

  • Faster Wi-Fi speed.
  • VPN server.
  • ASUSWRT dashboard.
  • High-performance antennas.
  • Extensive connectivity options.
  • Hassle-free file sharing AiDisk.
  • ASUS router app for mobile phones.
  • 4 gigabit LAN ports and 1 USB 2.0 port.

Now, let’s see how to perform the Asus RT-AC58U setup for the first time.

Inside The Package

Asus RT-AC58U router, Network cable, Power adapter, Quick setup guide and Support CD.

Step 1: Position Your Router

Asus Rt-Ac58u Router Setup
  • Make sure that you have unpacked your router properly.
  • Placethe router in a location where the network coverage is high.
  • Avoid placing the router near metal obstructions and devices like Bluetooth devices, cordless phones, transformers, heavy-duty motors, and more. 
  • Mount the antennas correctly on the router.

Step 2: Router Setup

You can connect this wireless router to your device over a wireless or wired connection. The below section explains both methods in detail.

Method 1: Wired Connection

If you wish to set up your Asus router over a wired connection, then follow the below instructions.

Asus Rt-Ac58u Router Setup
  • First, connect your router to a power outlet using its AC adapter. 
  • Next, get the bundled network cable and using it, connect your router and the computer together.
  • Now, connect your modem to the router using another network cable.
  • Connect your modem to the power outlet.

Method 2: Wireless Connection

Asus Rt-Ac58u Router Setup
  • Connect your modem and the router to power outletsusing their power adapters.
  • Using the network cable, connect your modem and the router together.

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Step 3: Configure The Router Settings 

  • Open a web browser on your computer (that is connected to the router).
  • In the search box of the browser, type the router’s URL or IP address.
  • Tap Enter your Asus router’s default credentials on the login screen.
  • After signing in to your router’s GUI successfully, you can configure the router settings as per your needs.

The Asus RT-AC58U router offers Quick Internet Setup (QIS). Using QIS, you can configure the internet connection settings quickly.

Setting Up Asus Rt-Ac58u Router
  • To use QIS, sign in to your router’s Web GUI.
  • As soon as your login, the QIS page will launch automatically.
  • Sign in and configure the router settings by following the on-screen instructions.

Connecting Computer To Router Over wireless Network

  • Make sure that you have completed the physical setup.
  • Now, click the network icon available on your computer’s taskbar.
  • Choose the Asus router’s SSID or enter it manually.
  • If prompted, type the security key of your router and click 

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Router Configuration

Wireless Setup

  • On your computer, go to the default web browser and type https://router.asus.com in the address field.
  • In the login window, enter the User Name and Password as admin to log into the GUI.
  • In the GUI, select the Quick Internet Setup menu to set up the router.
  • Carry out the on-screen prompts to complete the Asus RT-AC58U router setup configuration and set up your wireless network.