TP-Link TD-W8901G Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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TD-W8901G
54Mbps Wireless ADSL2+ Modem Router
Rev: 1.0.0
1910010453
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COPYRIGHT & TRADEMARKS
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
is a registered trademark
of TP-LINK TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. Other brands and product names are trademarks or
registered trademarks of their respective holders.
No part of the specifications may be reproduced in any form or by any means or used to make any
derivative such as translation, transformation, or adaptation without permission from TP-LINK
TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. Copyright © 2011 TP-LINK TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. All rights
reserved.
FCC STATEMENT
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device,
pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can
radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions,
may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful
interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off
and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following
measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver
is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/ TV technician for help.
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions:
1
This device may not cause harmful interference.
2
This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause
undesired operation.
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance
could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Note: The manufacturer is not responsible for any radio or tv interference caused by unauthorized
modifications to this equipment. Such modifications could void the user’s authority to operate the
equipment.
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FCC RF Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment complies with FCC RF radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled
environment. This device and its antenna must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with
any other antenna or transmitter.
“To comply with FCC RF exposure compliance requirements, this grant is applicable to only
Mobile Configurations. The antennas used for this transmitter must be installed to provide a
separation distance of at least 20 cm from all persons and must not be co-located or operating in
conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.”
CE Mark Warning
This is a class B product. In a domestic environment, this product may cause radio interference, in
which case the user may be required to take adequate measures.
National restrictions
This device is intended for home and office use in all EU countries (and other countries following
the EU directive 1999/5/EC) without any limitation except for the countries mentioned below:
Country
Restriction
Reason/remark
Bulgaria
None
General authorization required for outdoor
use and public service
France
Outdoor use limited to
10 mW e.i.r.p. within the
band 2454-2483.5 MHz
Military Radiolocation use. Refarming of the 2.4
GHz band has been ongoing in recent years to
allow
current
relaxed
regulation.
Full
implementation planned 2012
Italy
None
If used outside of own premises, general
authorization is required
Luxembourg
None
General authorization required for network and
service supply(not for spectrum)
Norway
Implemented
This
subsection
does
not
apply
for
the
geographical area within a radius of 20 km from
the centre of Ny-Ålesund
Russian
Federation
None
Only for indoor applications
Note: Please don’t use the product outdoors in France.
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TP-LINK TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD
TP-LINK TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.
South Building, No.5 Keyuan Road, Central Zone, Science & Technology Park, Nanshan,
Shenzhen, P. R. China
DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY
For the following equipment:
Product Description:
54Mbps Wireless ADSL2+ Modem Router
Model No.:
TD-W8901G
Trademark:
TP-LINK
We declare under our own responsibility that the above products satisfy all the technical
regulations applicable to the product within the scope of Council Directives:
Directives 1999/5/EC
The above product is in conformity with the following standards or other normative documents
ETSI EN 300 328 V1.7.1: 2006
ETSI EN 301 489-1 V1.8.1:2008& ETSI EN 301 489-17 V2.1.1:2009
EN60950-1:2006
Recommendation 1999/519/EC
EN62311:2008
Directives 2004/108/EC
The above product is in conformity with the following standards or other normative documents
EN 55022:2006 +A1:2007
EN 55024:1998+A1:2001+A2:2003
EN 61000-3-2:2006
EN 61000-3-3:1995+A1:2001+A2:2005
Directives 2006/95/EC
The above product is in conformity with the following standards or other normative documents
EN60950-1:2006
Directive
ErP
2009/125/EC
Audio/Video, information and communication technology equipment- Environmentally conscious
design
EN62075:2008
Person is responsible for marking this declaration:
Yang Hongliang
Product Manager of International Business
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CONTENTS
Package Contents
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1
Chapter 1.
Introduction
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2
1.1
Product Overview
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2
1.2
Main Features
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2
1.3
Conventions
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3
Chapter 2.
Hardware Installation
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4
2.1
The Front Panel
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4
2.2
The Back Panel
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5
2.3
Installation Environment
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6
2.4
Connecting the Router
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6
Chapter 3.
Quick Installation Guide
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8
3.1
Configure PC
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8
3.2
Login
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11
Chapter 4.
Software Configuration
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15
4.1
Status
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15
4.1.1
Device Info
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15
4.1.2
System Log
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16
4.1.3
Statistics
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17
4.2
Quick Start
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19
4.3
Interface Setup
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20
4.3.1
Internet
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20
4.3.2
LAN
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26
4.3.3
Wireless
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29
4.4
Advanced Setup
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35
4.4.1
Firewall
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35
4.4.2
Routing
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35
4.4.3
NAT
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36
4.4.4
QoS
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40
4.4.5
VLAN
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42
4.4.6
ADSL
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45
4.5
Access Management
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46
4.5.1
ACL
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46