Jul 09

Connect your D-Link DIR-890L Router

1. Unplug the power to your DSL or Cable modem.


2 Connect an Ethernet cable from the Internet port of the router to the Ethernet port on your DSL or Cable modem.

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3 Connect another Ethernet cable from the Ethernet port on your computer to one of the LAN ports on the router.

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4 Plug the power back into your DSL or cable modem. Please wait about one minute before continuing.

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5 Plug the power adapter into your router and connect to an available power outlet or surge protector. If the Power LED does not light up, press the Power button on the back of the router.

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6 After the router has powered up, verify that the Power (white) and Internet (white or orange) LEDs are both lit. Proceed with router configuration.

Web Browser Configuration

1.Open a web browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, or Safari) and enter http://dlinkrouter.local./ or the IP address of the router (

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2.When the Welcome screen appears, click Next to continue.

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3.The router will automatically detect your Internet connection type. If not, then select your Internet connection and click Next to continue.

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4.DSL (PPPoE) users enter your PPPoE user name and password supplied by your ISP. Click Next to continue.

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5.Create a name for your Wi-Fi Network and a password. Your wireless devices (i.e., tablets, smartphones, and laptops) will need to have this information entered to be able to connect to your wireless network. Click Next to

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6.Continue with the Setup Wizard to finish configuring your DIR-890L router.Once completed, the Internet LED will turn white indicating that your router is connected to the Internet.

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Note: Setting up “mydlink” is optional and not required for the router to function.Congratulations! You have completed the router installation.

Antenna Orientation

The D-Link DIR-890L is designed to give you the fastest, most stable network connection possible. In order to maximize performance, orient the antennas at an angle, pointing outward and away from the base unit.

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QRS Mobile Setup

1.Scan the code below or search “QRS Mobile” (App Store or Google Play) to download the QRS Mobile App to your iPhone, iPad, or Android device.

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2.Once your app is installed, you may now configure your router. Connect to the router wirelessly by going to your wireless utility on your device. Scan for the wireless network name as listed on the supplied Wi-Fi Configuration
card/sticker. Select the network and then enter the Wi-Fi Password.

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3.Once connected, click on the QRS Mobile icon from your mobile device, then click Start to continue. Please follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup.

4.Once the Setup Complete screen appears, click Save and write down the new Wi-Fi Network name and password on your companion card for future reference.

Note: To reconnect to your router, launch your wireless utility, select the new Wi-Fi Network you created, and then enter your new Wi-Fi password.

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