DSL To Wireless Router Setup

Setting up a DSL modem to a wireless router is not that difficult. Carry out these steps for DSL to wireless router setup using a Windows computer:

  • Step 1 :First, plug the DSL line cable provided by your ISP into the modem.
  • Step 2 :Take an Ethernet cable and plug one of its ends into the router’s WAN port.
  • Step 3 :Connect the other end to the modem for DSL to wireless router setup.
  • Step 4 :Connect the DSL modem to an electrical outlet using the supplied power adapter.
  • Step 5 :Next, connect the router to your PC using another Ethernet cable.
  • Step 6 :The router’s LAN port should be connected to the Ethernet port on the PC.
  • Step 7 :You can also connect your PC wirelessly to the router with the help of the router’s Wi-Fi credentials.
  • Step 8 :The Wi-Fi credentials are available on the label attached to the backside of the router.
  • Step 9 :Power up the wireless router and check whether it receives the Internet connection appropriately.
  • Step 10 :Now, configure the router settings on your PC.
  • Step 11 :On your Windows computer, go to the Windows Control Panel for DSL to wireless router setup.
  • Step 12 :Select Network and Sharing Center and click the Change adapter settings link.
  • Step 13 :Give a right-click on the network adapter and select Status to check the network connection.
  • Step 14 :Close the Status window and give a right-click on the network adapter to select Properties.
  • Step 15 :Select the Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) option and click the Properties button.
  • Step 16 :Enable the radio buttons that say ‘Obtain DNS server address automatically’ and ‘Obtain an IP address automatically.’
  • Step 17 :Next, open the default browser and enter the router’s IP address in the URL field.
  • Step 18 :Log in with the help of the default username and password of your wireless router.
  • Step 19 :On the router’s administrative interface, configure the necessary network parameters, security parameters, and Internet connection type.
  • Step 20 :After configuring the necessary settings, click the Save or Apply button.
  • Step 21 :Now, the DSL to wireless router setup will be connected successfully.