Dec 23

NOTE: This example shows the setup of the D-Link DIR-L1900 using Android OS. Apple/iOS setup should be the same/similar.

 

Step 1: Download and install the D-Link Wi-Fi app on your Android OS/Apple iOS device.

 

 

Step 2: Launch the D-Link Wi-Fi app, and tap Install New Device.

 

 

Step 3: Tap Scan the QR code, then scan the QR code that can be located on the bottom of the router or on the quick install card.

 

 

Step 4: This unit has router and extender mode, in this example we will configure it as a router. Tap SELECT.

 

 

Step 5: Unplug the power to your modem or gateway, then tap NEXT.

 

NOTE: Make sure all lights are off on the modem, if not then you may need to remove the battery from the modem.

 

 

Step 6: Connect the Ethernet cable from your modem/gateway into the Internet port on the DIR-L1900.

 

– Tap NEXT

 

 

Step 7: Power the modem/gateway back on and wait for it to start up, then tap NEXT.

 

NOTE: If you removed the battery from your modem, re-insert it before powering the modem back on.

 

 

Step 8: Power the DIR-L1900 on, then tap NEXT.

 

NOTE: The LED will be red at first, and then will start  flashing orange when the unit is ready for setup. If the LED is not lit make sure you press the power button.

 

 

Step 9: When the device LED starts blinking orange, then tap NEXT.

 

 

Step 10: Here you can specify what wireless network name your DIR-L1900 will broadcast. Enter a new network name, then enter a new wireless password, then tap NEXT.

 

 

Step 11: Create a device admin password, then tap NEXT.

 

 

Step 12: Select the option to keep your device up to date, then tap NEXT.

 

 

Step 13: Tap SAVE, the router will now save your changes.

 

 

Step 14: If you would like to link the DIR-L1900 to Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa or IFTTT, then tap Register (Optional). Or tap Not Now.

 

NOTE: In this example we selected Not Now,

 

 

Step 15: Tap FINISH.

 

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Feb 03

This example shows the setup of the D-Link COVR-C1203 using Android OS. Apple/iOS setup should be similar.

 

Note: Only Plug in the COVR Point A at the beginning of the setup. Leave the other 2 COVR Points powered off. You can look on the bottom of the COVR point and it will list Point A.

 

Step 1: Download the D-Link Wi-Fi App. The app is available on Google Play and the App Store.

 

 

Step 2: Launch the D-link Wi-Fi app and tap Install Your Device.

 

 

Step 3: Select the COVR-C1203 from the list and tap Next.

 

 

Step 4: Select Create a new Covr network and tap Next.

 

 

Step 5: Unplug the power to your modem or gateway. Tap Next.

 

 

Step 6: Connect the Ethernet cable from your modem/gateway into port 1 on the Covr point A. Tap Next.

 

Note: Do not plug anyting into port 2 during setup.

 

 

Step 7: Power the modem/gateway back on and wait for it to boot up. Tap Next.

 

 

Step 8: Power the Covr point A on and wait for the LED to start blinking orange. Tap Next.

 

 

Step 9: From your mobile device, scan for available Wi-Fi networks and connect to the pre-defined SSID (located on the Configuration card or on the bottom of the device) example: dlink-6AD2

 

 

Step 10: Tap Next. The router will perform a scan to determine the type of internet service you have. If successful, the Internet Setup will be skipped, otherwise you will be prompted for additional information. For PPPoE connections, you will be prompted to enter your PPPoE username and password. If you do not have this information, you need to contact your ISP.

 

 

Step 11: Enter a new Wi-Fi network name (SSID) and a Wi-Fi password for your new network. Tap Next.

 

 

Step 12: Enter a password for the Covr router and Covr Points. This password is used to access the web-based UI of the router. Tap Next.

 

 

Step 13: A summary page will display your settings. Tap Save.

 

 

Step 14: Place the remaining Covr Point(s) anywhere between Covr Point A and the area you want to extend your wireless network to.

 

 

Step 15: Power on the two other COVR Points, wait for them to flash orange, then tap Next.

 

 

 

Step 16: The Covr LED”s should now light up solid white, this means the the Wi-Fi system is ready to use, tap Next.

 

Note: Check the LED indicator on your Covr Points to ensure a good connection:

– Solid White – Strong signal

– Blinking White – Weak signal. Move your Covr Point closer to the Covr Point A until the LED is solid white.

– Blinking Amber – Covr Point(s) cannot receive a signal. Move your Covr Point(s) closer to the Covr Point A until the LED is solid white.

 

 

Step 17: You can connect your Wi-Fi devices to your Covr Wi-Fi network through any of the Covr Points using your Wi-Fi name and password you created. Tap Finish to complete the setup process.

 

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