This page will walk you through the *TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup#.The TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router is the upgraded version of TP-Link TL-WR1043 ND that offers 300 Mbps. This router offers a maximum network speed of 450 Mbps.
Specifications of this router are given below:
Interface: 4 LAN ports and 1 WAN port
Buttons: WPS/Reset, Power, and Wi-Fi
Wireless standards: IEEE 802.11n, IEEE 802.11b, and IEEE 802.11g
Wireless security: WPA, WPA2, WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK
Software features: QoS, DHCP, Access control, port forwarding, dynamic DNS, firewall security, and guest networks.
In the following section, we shall see how to perform the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup.
Step 1: Connect the router to your internet
Connect your TP-Link router to the internet using an Ethernet cable or a DSL/Cable/Satellite modem.
Method 1: Using a DSL/Cable/Satellite modem
Check if the antennas on your router are installed correctly.
Now, turn off your modem and remove its backup battery (if removable).
Connect your modem to the TP-Link router using an Ethernet cable.
Make sure to connect the cable securely between the router and your modem.
Now, turn on your modem. The modem may take up to 2 minutes to become stable.
Connect the router to an electrical outlet and turn it ON.
Make sure that the Power, Wireless, and Internet LEDs on your router are blinking.
Method 2: Using an Ethernet cable
Make sure that the antennas on your router are installed properly.
Connect the router directly to the internet using an Ethernet cable.
Now, turn on your router.
Check whether the power, Internet, and Wireless LEDs are blinking.
If yes, continue with the second step of the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup.
Otherwise, re-perform the hardware setup.
You’ve now successfully completed the physical configuration of the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup.
Step 2: Connect your computer or mobile phone to the router
For desktops or laptops:
You can connect your computer to the TP-Link router’s network either over a wired or wireless connection.
Method 1: Wired
Connect your computer directly to the router using an Ethernet cable.
Turn on your computer and disable the Wi-Fi option on it.
Now, your computer will try to detect the connected network and connect to it.
Method 2: Wireless
Make sure that your router is not connected to the computer over a wired connection.
Note down your router’s Wi-Fi credentials provided on the router label.
Now, enable the Wi-Fi option on your computer.
Look for your router’s SSID and select it.
If prompted, enter your network password in the given field.
For mobile phones:
If you’re a smartphone user, then download and install the Tether app on your phone.
Connect the smartphone to your router’s Wi-Fi network.
Launch the Tether app and configure the router settings as per your needs.
The final step of the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup is configuring the router settings.
Step 3: Configuring the router settings
From your computer’s web browser, navigate to the tplinkwifi.net page.
Type admin in the Username and Password fields.
Click Login. Perform the Quick Setup instructions displayed on the screen to complete the setup.
If you’ve any doubts about the TP-Link TL-WR1043ND V4 router setup, then contact us.