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How to set up Tenda wireless router

If you are a new user and have a new router, the simple steps described in this article will help you get started quickly. Learn how the router is set up and discover more features.
Note: Some product interfaces and functions are different. We have also produced detailed documents for each product for your reference. You can directly search for product models on Tengda’s official website for viewing.
Internet settings
After purchasing the wireless router, you only need the following 3 steps to complete the Internet settings.
1, router connection
Connect the broadband cable, modem (modem), router and computer, or connect the WiFi signal of the router through wireless clients such as mobile phones and tablet computers. After connecting, log in to the router management page through the computer or mobile phone.
Please refer to the following connection method according to the access method of your broadband.
Telephone or fiber optic cable to the home:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Network cable to the household:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
After all the lines are connected, make sure that the indicators on the corresponding interfaces of the router, computer, and modem are normal.
2, login interface
Each router has its own management page. In the router management page, in addition to setting up the Internet, you can also set a series of functions.
Login method:
View the router login IP address on the bottom sticker of the router, then open the browser on your computer or mobile phone, and enter 192.168.0.1 login management page in the address bar.
Log in with your computer:

Sign in with your phone:

Recommended reading: Tenda router 192.168.0.1 can not open how to do?
3, set the Internet
After logging in to the management page, the router will automatically detect your broadband connection method and select the connection method according to the detection result.
Here we use the “broadband dialing” networking method as an example (as shown in the figure below). If the network mode is detected as “dynamic IP” or “static IP”, please follow the prompts of the setup wizard and enter the relevant networking information. .
Computer setting method:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Phone setting method:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Note: If you input the wrong password of the broadband account, you will not be able to access the Internet. Please check the password of the entered broadband account correctly. If you have forgotten your broadband account and password, please consult your broadband carrier.
After the setting is saved successfully, the router’s networking status shows “You can go online” and the setting is successful. The computer is connected to the router to open the web page directly. If you have other computers that need to access the Internet, connect the computer to the router LAN 1/2/3 interface with a network cable, and the router does not need to be set. Devices such as tablets and mobile phones can be connected to the wireless signal of the router to access the Internet.
You may also be concerned about the following issues:
What if the Tenda router is set up and cannot be connected to the network?
wireless setting
Wireless networking is important, and you may need the following settings when using the wireless features of your wireless router.
Modify the wireless name and password
The router’s wireless network name, which is the WiFi name, can be modified as needed. For wireless network security, it is also highly recommended that you set or modify the wireless password.
Log in to the router management interface and click the menu “Wireless Settings” to modify the settings:
Computer modification method:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
 Mobile phone modification method:

Hide wireless network
In addition to wireless encryption, the wireless network name is also an effective way to prevent others from finding your wireless signal to connect.
After hiding the wireless name, all wireless devices will not find the wireless signal of the router, which reduces the risk of being hacked. The inconvenience is that you need to manually add a wireless profile to connect.
Log in to the router management interface and click the menu “Wireless Settings” to set:
Computer setting method:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Phone setting method:

You may be concerned about the following issues:
How to add a wireless profile after hiding the router’s SSID (wireless signal)?
WiFi timer switch
With the “WiFi Time Switch”, you can set the router’s WiFi to turn off during the time period you specify.
Setting method:
Log in to the router management interface and click “Wireless Settings” – “Wireless Timer Switch” settings and click “OK”, as shown below:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Multiple router networking
Can be used with other routers to expand the coverage of wireless networks.
Wireless relay
Want to expand your existing wireless network coverage? In a large-scale use environment, the wireless coverage of a single router is limited. Adding a wireless router and setting a wireless relay function can expand the wireless coverage.
Before setting up the wireless relay, make the following preparations.
1 Make sure that the new wireless router WAN port is not connected to the network cable.
2 Make sure your existing wireless router is connected to the Internet.
3 Write down the WiFi name and wireless password of the existing wireless router.
Example setup steps:
1. Log in to the new router management page and click on “Wireless Relay”.
2. Select “WISP” or “Client+AP”.
3. Select the wireless name of the original router.
4. Enter the wireless password of the original router in the “Wireless Password Box”.
5. Click “OK”.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
When the network status shows that the relay is successful! When the relay is successful.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Wired connection is used under other routers
The network cable that is separated from another router? You can connect to the WAN port of the new router to set up and use. After setting, the device such as mobile phone and computer can connect to the router to access the Internet.
Setting method:
1, connect the line
Connect the network cable of the upper router to the WAN port of the new router, and then connect the router to the mobile phone or computer.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
2. Log in to the router management page.
After connecting the computer or mobile phone to the router, open a browser and enter 192.168.0.1 in the address bar to log in to the router management page.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
3, set the Internet
The system will automatically detect the Internet access mode. When the wired connection is used under other routers, it is generally a “dynamic IP” Internet access method. The setting method is as shown below:
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
After clicking “OK” to complete the setting, the router’s networking status shows “You can go online” and the setting is successful (as shown below):

The computer is connected to the router and can open the web directly to access the Internet. If you have other computers that need to access the Internet, connect the computer to the router LAN 1/2/3 interface with a network cable, and the router does not need to be set. Devices such as tablets and mobile phones can be connected to the wireless signal of the router to access the Internet.
Speed ​​control
Set network speed control
The network speed control function can limit the user download/upload speed, define the bandwidth according to the actual situation, and make reasonable use of your network bandwidth resources.
Setting method:
1. Go to the “Network Speed ​​Control” page, you can view user information, prohibit users from surfing the Internet, and set the maximum download/upload speed of users.
2. According to the device name, find the corresponding client and set the network speed limit, such as download limit. Click the drop-down box to select the corresponding network speed according to the prompt, or you can set it manually. 1Mbps=128KB/s=1024kb/s
3. Click “OK” at the bottom of the page.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
System Management
You may need to use the following features when managing your router.
Modify the login password
That is, the password for logging in to the router interface is also a password for ensuring the security of the router.
Setting method:
1. Log in to the router interface and click “System Management” to enter the login password setting page to set or modify the login password.
Go to the Login Password module on the System Management page.
2. New password: Set the login password.
3. Confirm password: Enter the new login password again.
4. Click “OK” at the bottom of the page.

The page will jump to the login page. At this point, enter the password you just set, and then click Login to log in to the management page of the router.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Router upgrade
Tengda official website (www.tenda.com.cn) will update the router software version from time to time. If you need to upgrade, you can log in to Tengda official website, download the software to upgrade, and read carefully before upgrading.
Upgrade method:
1. Log in to Tenda’s official website http://www.tenda.com.cn, download the router upgrade software and unzip it to your local computer.
2. Go to the “Software Upgrade” module on the “System Management” page.
3. Click Browse… to find the downloaded upgrade software to upgrade.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
reset
In general, you can reset the router to factory settings and then reconfigure the router when you want to log in to the router management page, but forget the login password, or when Tenda technical support recommends that you restore the factory settings.
The router supports two methods: “software factory reset” and “hardware factory reset”. However, when you cannot log in to the management interface, you can only reset it by hardware (press the reset button).
Note: Restoring the factory settings means that all router configurations will be lost and you will need to reset your router to access the Internet.
 Restore factory settings through the web management page
1. Go to the “Restore Factory Settings” module on the “System Management” page.
2. Click “Restore Factory Settings”.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
3. Click “OK” in the pop-up window.
How to set up Tenda wireless router? (newbie guide)
Restore factory settings via the RST button
When the router is powered on, keep pressing the RST button on the body (there are two types: RESET button or RESET pin)
Let go after 8 seconds. Wait for about 1 minute.