3 Modes that can be use to connect.
Connect your DSL/cable modem to the DIR-510L with an Ethernet cable.
The DIR-510L connects to your cable modem, DSL modem or other Internet source and shares your Internet connection with your devices wirelessly, providing Internet access for an entire home or office.
Note: For best quality, we suggest this application be used by no more than five users simultaneously.
Mobile Router Mode:
Connect wirelessly, using a 3G/4G adapter with an active SIM card.
The DIR-510L allows you to wirelessly share your Internet connection with other devices when you are on the go.
Note: You must have a compatible 3G/4G USB adapter and be within your ISP’s satellite coverage area. Plug the 3G/4G USB adapter into the USB port 1A, which is the port located near the top of the DIR-510L. Also, your SIM may require a PIN.
Check the D-Link website for information about compatible 3G/4G USB adapters.
Connect to a Wi-Fi Hotspot.
The DIR-510L can connect to an existing wireless network with an Internet connection, such as a hotspot at a hotel, airport, or coffee shop, allowing you to share that single connection with multiple wireless devices. All you need is the Wi-Fi Network name and password of the hotspot you would like to connect to.
Note: For best quality, we suggest this application be used by no more than five users simultaneously. It is highly recommended that you password protect the shared Internet connection on your DIR-510L.