Setup WiFi on the Dlink DAP-1350

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The Dlink DAP-1350 router is considered a wireless router because it offers WiFi connectivity. WiFi, or simply wireless, allows you to connect various devices to your router, such as wireless printers, smart televisions, and WiFi enabled smartphones.

Other Dlink DAP-1350 Guides

This is the wifi guide for the Dlink DAP-1350.We also have the following guides for the same router:

WiFi Terms

Before we get started there is a little bit of background info that you should be familiar with.

Wireless Name

Your wireless network needs to have a name to uniquely identify it from other wireless networks. If you are not sure what this means we have a guide explaining what a wireless name is that you can read for more information.

Wireless Password

An important part of securing your wireless network is choosing a strong password.

Wireless Channel

Picking a WiFi channel is not always a simple task. Be sure to read about WiFi channels before making the choice.

Encryption

You should almost definitely pick WPA2 for your networks encryption. If you are unsure, be sure to read our WEP vs WPA guide first.

Login To The Dlink DAP-1350

To get started configuring the Dlink DAP-1350 WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Dlink DAP-1350, follow our Dlink DAP-1350 Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Dlink DAP-1350

If you followed our login guide above then you should see this screen.

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This is the status page from your Dlink router.

The wireless setup guide for the Dlink DAP-1350 router starts on the DEVICE INFORMATION page. To begin configuring your wireless settings, click SETUP near the top of the page. From here click WIRELESS SETUP.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Dlink DAP-1350

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This is the wifi network page from your Dlink router.

This takes you to a new page.

Start off by setting a Wireless Network Name. This can be anything you like, however we strongly recommend that you avoid any sort of personal information. To learn more be sure to take a look at our Wireless Names Guide.

After that, make sure that the Wireless Channel is set to either 1, 6, or 11. To find out why these are the best options see our WiFi Channels Guide.

Now set the Security Mode to Enable WPA2 Security. For more information be sure to check out our WEP vs. WPA Guide.

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This is the wifi security page from your Dlink router.

Following that set the Cipher Type to AES.

Then set the PSK / EAP to Personal.

Finally you'll need to set a Passphrase. This can be anything you like, however bear in mind that a strong passphrase consists of 14-20 characters and contains no personal information. For more help be sure to take a look at our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

Congratulations! You're done. Just be sure to click Save Settings before closing the page.

Possible Problems when Changing your WiFi Settings

After making these changes to your router you will almost definitely have to reconnect any previously connected devices. This is usually done at the device itself and not at your computer.

Other Dlink DAP-1350 Info

Don't forget about our other Dlink DAP-1350 info that you might be interested in.

This is the wifi guide for the Dlink DAP-1350.We also have the following guides for the same router: