Having a wireless network always helps multiple devices to access the Internet. But, in order to create a network, you need a modem, and then to connect your devices, you need a wireless router. The modem will convert the cable connection from ISP so that the router can be connected to the Internet. So, a modem is always a must for a network. But there are the modern-day routers that have the built-in modem. So, you don’t need to have an additional device to set up your wireless network and see how to connect TP link router without modem.
Now, let us have a look at the steps to connect a TP-Link router (modem router) without an actual modem.
Initially, plugin the Internet cable from your ISP to WAN or Internet port on your router. Also, turn on the router.
- TP-Link router using an Ethernet cable.
Now, turn on your computer and connect it to the
The Ethernet cable should be connected between the LAN ports of the computer and the router.
However, if your computer supports Wi-Fi, then you can connect to the Wi-Fi of the router. The default SSID and password of the router can be found on its label.
Next, you have to access the router’s page. For this, you must know the IP address of the router.
Open the command prompt window, type ipconfig, and press the Enter key.
Make a note of the IP address displayed beside the default gateway field.
Now, you have to open a browser and type the router’s IP address in the address field.
On the login page, enter the default login credentials (username and password).
Now, go to the Basic tab and click the Internet tab on the left panel.
Select PPPoE as the internet connection type and then enter the PPPoE username and password. Do not forget to click the Save button to save the settings.
Similarly, go to the Wireless tab and type the SSID and password for the 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless bands.
Also, upgrade the router firmware.
- how to connect TP link router without modem.Now, restart the router and you can see
You have now configured your TP-Link router and could access the Internet when connected to it.