Sep 16

Step 1: Open a web browser and type the IP address of the D-Link DIR series router into the address bar (default is Press Enter

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

Step 3: Click on the Setup tab at the top and then click on Wireless Settings on the lefthand side.

Step 4: From the Wireless Security Mode dropdown menu, select WPA-Personal encryption.

Step 5: From the WPA Mode dropdown, Under WPA, select the form of WPA you would like to use.

Use WPA or WPA2 mode to achieve a balance of strong security and best compatibility. This mode uses WPA for legacy clients while maintaining higher security with stations that are WPA2 capable. Also the strongest cipher that the client supports will be used.

How to secure the wireless signal of D-Link DIR Series Router

For best security, use WPA2 Only mode. This mode uses AES(CCMP) cipher and legacy stations are not allowed access with WPA security.

For maximum compatibility, use WPA Only. This mode uses TKIP cipher. Some gaming and legacy devices work only in this mode. To achieve better wireless performance use WPA2 Only security mode (or in other words AES cipher).

Step 6: In the Pre-Shared Key box, enter the desired Pre-shared key.

This is the “password that allows communication between you’re encrypted client (e.g. the PSP or your wireless computer) and the encrypted wireless signal coming from the D-Link router. This password must contain at least 8 characters, the characters can be anything you can create from your keyboard.

Step 7: Click on Save Settings to save your settings.

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Oct 31

Make sure you have downloaded the D-Link “mydlink Baby Camera Monitor” app from the Apple App store or Google Play App store depending on your device.

The Wi-Fi network name and password are located on the label on the back of the camera and also on back of the quick installation guide.

Follow the steps to get started:

Step 1. Open the Wi-Fi configuration setting of your device:

iPhone/iPad: Settings > Wi-Fi Settings
Android: Settings > Wireless & Networks > Wi-Fi Settings


Step 2. Look for the camera’s SSID on the list of available networks and touch to select it.

Step 3. Launch the “mydlink Baby Camera Monitor” app. The app will guide you through the configuration process*.


* If you need help with the rest of the configuration, please come back to our online resources.

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Apr 07

Cannot install Wireless card

Due to the fact that you have attempted to install the drivers for the wireless adapter, the device manager might be holding multiple copies of the drivers which might be preventing the drivers from being loaded properly. In order to address the problem, please do the following:

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Step 1: If the computer has a built-in ethernet adapter, please make sure that you disable it.

Step 2: Boot into safe mode (press F8 during bootup). Once in safe mode, access the device manager (right-click my computer, left-click properties, left-click on the hardware tab, left-click on device manager). Expand the network adapters category and determine if there are multiple copies of the driver. If so, please uninstall them one by one until they are removed completely.

Step 3: Go to Control Panel, Add/Remove programs, and uninstall the D_Link configuration utility.

Step 4: At this point, restart the laptop and eject the wireless card. If you have a PCI adapter, do not reboot or remove the adapter.

Step 5 Make sure that there are no background utilities running such as antivirus, crash guard, or firewall. If so, please disable them.

Step 6: Run the installation CD in order to install the drivers for the wireless adapter.

Step 7: If you have a laptop, shutdown the computer and install the adapter. Turn on computer and Windows should install the drivers.

If you have a PCI adapter, reboot the computer and Windows should install the drivers.

No wireless signal

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Move the antennas of the access point or wireless router into an L shape (one vertically, and one horizontally). The click on the Refresh button on the Site Survey screen. If the computer still does not see the Access Point. Then try moving your Access Point closer to the Computer. Then click on the Refresh button again. If the computer does not see the Access Point still, then try moving the computer so it is not flush with the wall. Move all things that may cause interference with the wireless signal.

Open the D-Link Wireless Utility, and select Site Survey. Select the Wireless Network you wish to connect to and then select the Connect button.

If you still cannot get a wireless connection power cycle the network.
1- Turn the Computer off
2- Turn the Access Point off
3- Turn the Access Point on
4- Wait 30 seconds
5- Turn Computer back on

Using the AirPlus utility reconnect to the Access Point:
1- Double click on the bar graph icon in the system tray
2- Select the Site Survey Link
3- Highlight the SSID of your wireless network and click connect
4- Click OK if all the settings are correct

If My network is not showing in Site Survey?
1- Double click on the bar graph in the system tray
2- Select the Configuration link
3- Type in the SSID and all other values that are on the Access Point
4- Click Apply

Using the Windows XP built in Zero Configuration (2.20 drivers)
1- Right click on the two computer monitor icons in the system tray
2- Highlight the SSID of you wireless network in the Available Networks box
3- Click connect

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