HOW TO CONVERT ADSL MODEM INTO WIFI ROUTER

Usually, the ADSL modem is converted into a Wi-Fi router while troubleshooting the Wi-Fi router (if necessary). Converting your ADSL modem into a Wi-Fi router is quite a simple process using the below-mentioned how to convert ADSL modem into wifi router steps. 

  • Step 1:If you have a WAN port on your ADSL modem, then connect one end of an Ethernet cable into the Wide Area Network(WAN) port of the ADSL modem and the other end into the computer's LAN port.
  • Step 2:If the WAN port is unavailable, connect the Ethernet cable through the LAN port on both the devices.
  • Step 3:Turn on the ADSL modem and the computer and move on with how to convert ADSL modem into wifi router procedure.
  • Step 4:If you are using the Windows OS, click the Windows icon and type "cmd" in the search panel.
  • Step 5:Give a right-click on the Command Prompt icon from the result and choose the Run as administrator option.
  • Step 6:In the Command Prompt window, type the "ipconfig" command and press the Enter key.
  • Step 7:Identify the default gateway of the modem from the displayed network credentials.
  • Step 8:Note down the default gateway and close the Command Prompt window.
  • Step 9:For Mac users, click the Apple menu available at the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Step 10:Select the System Preferences option from the drop-down menu and proceed with how to convert ADSL modem into wifi router steps.
  • Step 11:In the System Preferences window, give a double-click on the Network icon.
  • Step 12:In the Network window, select the Advanced button at the bottom of the screen.
  • Step 13:Locate the TCP/IP tab and note down your router's default gateway.
  • Step 14:Open the browser window and type the default gateway or IP address of the modem in the URL.
  • Step 15:Enter the UserID and Password in the required fields.
  • Step 16:Click the "Log In" button to enter into the router setup page.
  • Step 17:Navigate to LAN settings and disable the DHCP server radio button if it is enabled.
  • Step 18:Next, restart your computer and check if you are able to access the wireless network.
  • Step 19:If you have difficulties in converting the ADSL modem into a Wi-Fi router using how to convert ADSL modem into wifi router guide, click the Call button available on this screen to get remote assistance from our technical support team.