How To Do Dlink Router Setup Mac?

Dlink router setup MAC

If you have just bought a D-Link router and don’t know how to do Dlink router setup MAC, carry out the procedure given below.

  • Make sure to unpack the router properly and connect it to your modem.
  • Ensure that you have no issues with the internet service provider.
  • Now, connect the modem and router using an Ethernet cable while doing Dlink router setup MAC computer.
  • Fix the Ethernet cable to the WAN port of the router and connect the other end to your modem.
  • Now, connect another Ethernet cable between the LAN port of your router and the Ethernet port of your Mac computer.
  • Connect your router and modem to a power source.
  • Turn on your Mac computer and check whether it is connected to the internet.
  • When the Mac is connected to the router using the Ethernet cable, it will connect to the internet automatically.
  • In case you choose to connect to the Mac using the wireless connection method, then do not connect it to the router using the Ethernet cable.
  • Instead, on your Mac, click the Wi-Fi icon in the menu bar in the desktop window.
  • Select the Wireless network name from the displayed list.
  • When prompted to enter the password of the network, type it and click on the Join button to get connected to the wireless network.
  • You can find the default network credentials on the router’s label. Otherwise, refer to the user manual.
  • Now, open a web browser and enter the IP address of the router.
  • The default IP address of the D-Link router is 192.168.1.1 You can also find it on the label.
  • Enter the default login credentials of the router and click on the OK button.
  • Once you are on the web-based setup page of the router, you can set the required settings on the router.
  • Change the default network credentials of the router from the Advanced section.
  • If you want to activate the firewall, go to Firewall settings and activate it.
  • Make sure to save all the Dlink router setup MAC settings that you have made and then restart the router.