Configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

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This article explains How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router. Its management IP is 192.168.1.1.

Step 1 : Log in TOTOLINK Router

Open a web-browser (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Apple Safari). Enter the ip address of TOTOLINK wireless router : 192.168.1.1.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

The server 192.168.1.1 requires a username and password :

  • Username : admin

  • Password : admin

Click "Advanced Setup" button to set WDS.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

Step 2 : WDS Setting on TOTOLINK router

Click "Wireless" -> "WDS Setting".

Wireless Distribution System uses wireless media to communicate with other APs, like the Ethernet does. To do this, you must set these APs in the same channel and set MAC address of other APs which you want to communicate with in the table and then enable th WDS.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

Click "Survey Site List" to open a page. Site survey page shows information of APs nearby. You may choose one of these APs connecting or adding it to profile.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

If "None", Click "Refresh" button to get a APs list. Then, choose a AP which you want to connect.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

MAC Address and Comment will be filled automatically.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

Click "Set Security" button to set Pre-Shared Key.

Note : You must make sure each WDS device has adopted the same encryption algorithm and key.

How to configure WDS (Repeater Mode) on the TOTOLINK Router

At last, click "Apply Changes" to save your settings.

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