Have you felt if a particular spot is not optimum for you to sit and game peacefully? Have you felt the need to be able to move around and play? Do you have your room on the first floor and the Wi-Fi connection is only available on the ground floor? Have you felt it frustrating to not be able to be in your own room while playing because of the connection? Do you think of getting one more connection which will be useful for you just to do this in your own room?
We have the perfect answer for all these questions— the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender setup. With the same connection you have on your ground floor, you can sit in your room which is on the first floor without any loss of internet speed. All you have to do is to place the D-link DAP1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender in between your Wi-Fi router and your room.

D-link Browser Setup

Take your Wi-Fi configuration card which you will obtain along with the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender. You’ll see the SSID of the network on your PC or laptop once the device is set up. Enter the password as given in the configuration card. Once you access the network of DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender, open any web browser and enter the IP address or the web address given in the configuration card and enter the password which is also provided in the same. You can set up two passwords and usernames for different speeds and then let the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender restart. Once it is restarted, you can get into the desired channel by choosing the SSID and entering the password you’ve provided in the previous step.

D-link Set-Up

The setup has to be done before the browser is set up actually. Once you get the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender, connect it to a wall socket near your Wi-Fi router and switch it on. Once the DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender is switched on, click on the WPS button on the router and hold it for three seconds. It will show an indication that is it on. Within 2 minutes, you’ve to click on the WPS button on the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender and which will give the indicator by blinking green. Wait till it turns to solid green; which means your DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender is ready to use. Now you can move it to any place you desire and make use of it. WPS Setup To access the WPS Setup on your PC for D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender, make sure you connect your PC or laptop to the D-link DAP- 1610 AC1200 Wi-Fi Range Extender’s SSID and enter the network first. The needed password will be on the configuration card. Then enter your browser and type http://dlinkap.local./in or the IP address given and set up the username and password. Once you’ve completed it, you will be able to connect other wireless devices to your D-link DAP-1610 AC1200 with the help of the same WPS method by just pushing the WPS button which is available in all wireless devices nowadays.

Browser Login

Login options for the browser have been provided; so, in this section, we will let you know how to do the mobile app setup. QRS mobile app is the application that you can find on the Apple app store and Google play store. Configuration of your extender is the next step once you finish the installation of your app. Launch the app and find the SSID of the D-link DAP-1610 AC1200. Enter the password which will be provided on the configuration card. Choose the SSID of the network you want to extend and create an admin id and a password for the DAP-1610 AC1200. The display will provide you with a summary of the setting; which you will have to save. The DAP-1610 AC1200 will restart and the setup is finished. To enter the extended network, choose the SSID you’ve just created and enter the password. Thus, you will be able to use the extended network.

Final Thoughts

The inability to stay on your own floor and game in the comfort of your own room is made easy now by the help of D-link DAP-1610 AC1200.