Nov 14

Step 1: Open a web browser and enter http://dlinkap.local in the address bar.


Step 2: Enter your Admin Password in the field provided. If you have not changed the password from the default setting, the password field is to be left blank. Click Log In.


Step 3: Move the cursor to Management at the top right-hand corner of the screen, then click System from the drop-down menu.


Step 4: To save the current configuration settings of your wireless router to a file, click the Save Configuration to File button. Depending on your browser, the file may be automatically saved to your ‘Downloads’ folder, or a ‘Save File’ or similar dialog box will appear, asking your where you wish to save the file.


To load a previously saved configuration file, click Select File. Once you have located the configuration file (config_rpt.bin) on your hard drive, click OK. The name of the file will be displayed next to the Select File button. Click Restore Configuration from File. A confirmation dialogue will appear, click OK to commence the loading of the configuration.

Note: If you have upgraded or downgraded the firmware on your Wi-Fi Extender, do not load configuration files that were saved using a previous firmware version. The load will not be successful, and can damage the unit.

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Nov 12

You will need the MAC address of the remote AP to configure your wireless bridge.

Step 1: Connect the D-Link DWL-3200AP to your PC using an Ethernet cable. Your computer will need to be in the same IP address range as the DWL-3200AP for configuration. The default IP address is

Step 2: Open a web browser and enter in the IP address of the access point ( The username is admin (all lower case) and the password is blank (nothing).


Step 3: Click on the Home tab and then click on Wireless on the left side. For Mode, select WDS. You can also select WDS with AP if you would like to create a wireless bridge and keep the AP functionality. Enter the Remote AP MAC Address(IE 50:23:AB:D4:56:E1). Click Apply to save your settings.

Step 4: Repeat the instructions for the remote access point. Click Apply to save your settings.

Note: If you have encryption enabled, ensure the key matches on both access points. Also, ensure that both access points do not have the same IP address. By default, the IP address is

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Nov 09

Step 1 Log into the web-based configuration by opening up a web browser and typing in the IP address of the access point (


Step 2 The default username is admin (all lower case) and the password is blank (nothing). Click OK.

Step 3 Click on the Advanced tab and then click Encryption on the left hand side.

Step 4 Click on the WPA radio button and then click Apply.

Step 5 Select PSK and then enter a key (passphrase). The key is an alpha-numeric password between 8 and 63 characters long. The password can include symbols (!?*&_) and spaces. Make sure you enter this key exactly the same on all other wireless clients. Keep the Group Key Update Interval set to 1800.

Step 6 Click on the Apply button to save your settings.

Note: If you are configuring your access point from a wireless adapter, you will lose connectivity as soon as you click Apply. You must enable WPA-PSK on your adapter and enter the same exact key as you entered on your access point.

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Nov 03

Note: The following instructions and screenshots are for Windows® 7. Other versions of Windows may have slightly different appearances.

Step 1: Click on the network icon in the bottom right corner (next to the clock)


Step 2: Select the wireless network you want to connect to and click Connect


Step 3: If you have a WIFI password configured on your router, enter the password and click OK.


Step 4: Select the Network Type.


Step 5: Your computer is now connected. The computer should now automatically connect to this network when it is within range.


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Nov 02

Note: SharePort Mobile functionality is only available in Access Point mode.

Step 1: Insert your USB Flash Drive into your router

Step 2: Log into your router:

Open a web browser and enter http://dlinkap.local in the address bar. Windows XP users can also enter http://dlinkap.


Step 3: Enter your Administrator password in the Password field. If you have not changed this from the default setting, leave this field blank. Click Login.


Step 4: Click the Setup tab at the top of the page and then click Storage from the menu on the left-hand side.


Step 5: Check the Enable SharePort Web Access box, and then click Save Settings.Download the SharePort Mobile app from the App Store or Google Play. You can also scan the QR codes below using your smartphone’s QR code scanner.




Step 6: Ensure your mobile device is connected to the wireless signal of your SharePort supported router.

Step 7: Launch the SharePort Mobile app; the following screen will appear.


Step 8: Tap the settings icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen.


Step 9: Enter your username and password. The username and password are the same as those used to access the web configuration interface for your access point.

Note: By default the username is set to “admin” with no password.

Step 10: Change the port if required (by default it is configured at port 8181 within the router configuration.

Note: If accessing content over Internet, enter the IP or domain address of your router; if accessing locally, this field will be filled in automatically.


SharePort Mobile is successfully configured and your USB media should now be accessible.


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