D-Link Dir 809 is a dual-band wireless device. The product is ultra-slim, and it is a perfect fit for home and small-office use. The D-Link device is the best solution for powerful wireless networking that combines the latest high-speed 802.11ac with the dual-band (2.4 and 5GHz) technology to deliver a seamless networking experience. Let’s now look into the D-Link Dir-809 Router Setup in detail.
Contents in the box:
The D-Link Dir 809 router
Requirements to perform the D-Link Dir 809 router setup are as follows,
An updated internet browser (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari)
An extra set of Ethernet cables
A modem connected to the internet
Please walk through the steps described in this article on how to set up the D-Link Dir 809 router.
Unpack the D-Link router and place it closer to the computer and the modem.
Make sure there are no obstructions coming between the devices.
Connect the power cord to the main power source and the router; turn the router on.
Connect an Ethernet cable between the D-Link router and the modem.
Connect another Ethernet cable between the computer and the router.
Allow the router to boot up ( the process will take a couple of minutes).
There Are Different Ways To Do The D-link Dir-809 Router Setup.
D-Link Easy Setup Wizard
The Following Are The Steps For D-link Easy Setup Wizard.
Open the browser on your computer.
You will be directly taken to the Wizard Setup screen. If not, type the IP address of the router in the address bar and press the Enter button.
The router login page will open.
Enter the default name Admin in the User Name field and leave the password field blank; click the Login button.
In the Internet Connection section, click the drop-down list and select PPPoE(Username/Password) option.
(Note: For PPPoE, the Internet Service Provider will provide you the credentials to proceed with the d-link dir-809 router setup)
Enter the User Name and the User Password information provided by your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
In the Wireless Connection section, assign a Wi-Fi Network Name(SSID)for both the 2.4GHz band and 5GHz band.
Enter a Wi-Fi password for both the bands (2.4GHz and 5GHz).
(Note: This password will only allow the users to connect to the network. Please take a note of the password)
Click the Connect button to go ahead with the D-Link Dir 809 router setup.
The D-Link router will now detect the internet connection type and the settings configured in the previous steps.
Once the connection is complete, a message that says “Congratulations, you have connected to the Internet” will be displayed.
Click the Complete button.
The page will be redirected to the D-Link website, and you can freely use the internet.
You have now completed the D-Link DIR-809 router setup.