Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

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This article explains How to Setup bridge with AP (Access Point) on the TOTOLINK Wireless 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.

Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

The server 192.168.1.1 requires a username and password :

  • Username : admin

  • Password : admin

Step 2 : Change the LAN IP Address "192.168.1.1" to "192.168.1.250"

Click the button "Advanced Setup" in the upper right corner. Go to "Network" > "LAN Settings", you will see a prompt:

This page is used to configure the parameters for local area network which connects to the LAN port of your Access Point. Here you may change the setting for IP address, subnet mask, DHCP, etc...

  • IP Address : 192.168.1.250

  • DHCP Client Range : 192.168.1.10 - 192.168.1.240

Note : You need to ensure that the IP address assigned by the router does not contain 192.168.1.250, which will conflict with the router.

Click "Apply" button to save your settings.

Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

Then, the TOTOLINK Wireless router will reboot, and its IP address has been changed to 192.168.1.250.

Step 3 : Wireless Bridge Mode

Go to "Operation Mode", there are 6 modes:

Wireless ISP Client Router

Wirelessly connect to WISP station/notice to share internet to local wireless and wired network

Wireless Client

In this mode, all ethernet ports are bridged together and the wireless client will connect to ISP access point. The NAT is enabled and PCs in ethernet ports share the same IP to ISP through wireless LAN. You can conncect to the ISP AP in Site-Survey page. The connection type can be setup in WAN page by using PPPoE, DHCP client, PPTP client, L2TP client or static IP.

Repeater (Range Extender)

Extend your existing wireless coverage by relaying wireless signal.

Router

In this mode, the device is supposed to connect to internet via ADSL/Cable Modem. The NAT is enabled and PCs in LAN ports share the same IP to ISP through WAN port. The connection type can be setup in WAN page by using PPPoE, DHCP client, PPTP client, L2TP client or static IP.

Bridge with AP

Combine two local networks via wireless connection.

Client

Acting as a "Wireless Adapter" to connect your wired devices(e.g. Xbox/PS3) to a wireless network.

We select "Bridge with AP" and click "Apply&Next" button.

Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

Click "Site Survey" to get a list of AP signal.

Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

Select an AP signal, the "SSID" will be filled automatically, you just need to enter the password of AP.

Pre-Shared Key : Enter your Root Wireless password

Click "Apply" button to save you settings and the system will reboot again.

Setup bridge with AP on the TOTOLINK Wireless router

Now you can surf the Internet.

Tags: 192.168.1.1 Access Point TOTOLINK