Setup WiFi on the TP-Link TL-WDR4300

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The TP-Link TL-WDR4300 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.

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This is the wifi guide for the TP-Link TL-WDR4300.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 TP-Link TL-WDR4300

To get started configuring the TP-Link TL-WDR4300 WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the TP-Link TL-WDR4300, follow our TP-Link TL-WDR4300 Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the TP-Link TL-WDR4300

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

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This is the status page from your TP-Link router.

Let's begin this wireless setup guide on the Status page of the TP-Link TL-WDR4300 router. First, click the selection in the left sidebar labeled Wireless 2.4GHz. Then beneath that choose Wireless Settings.

Change the WiFi Settings on the TP-Link TL-WDR4300

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This is the wifi setup page from your TP-Link router.

You are now on the page you see above.

Now select the option in the left sidebar labeled Wireless Security under the Wireless 2.4GHz heading.

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This is the wifi setup page from your TP-Link router.

This takes you to the page you see above.

That's it, you did it! Your network is now more secure.

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 TP-Link TL-WDR4300 Info

Don't forget about our other TP-Link TL-WDR4300 info that you might be interested in.

This is the wifi guide for the TP-Link TL-WDR4300.We also have the following guides for the same router: