Why My TP-Link Router not Showing Wifi Signal?
Most of the people today are more reliant on Wi-Fi routers than any other electronic device. TP-Link routers give out a good Wi-Fi speed, unique coverage area, better wireless standards, and also offer better security features. However, there is a selection of users who have complained regarding the visibility of the WI-Fi signal on the TP-Link router. Certain minor issues could be causing the TP-Link router not showing wifi signal. We have a couple of steps that can help get the signal enabled right away.
If You Are Not Able To Find Any Wifi Signals
You have to check to see if the Wireless switch is enabled in order to see the Wi-Fi signals, because our TP-Link router is not at fault. To do so, you have to check the PC server settings.
- Turn on your Windows computer.
- Click the Windows (Start) icon at the bottom-left corner of the desktop screen.
- Right-click on the My Computer option and click Manage.
- You will now see the Management Window on the screen.
- On the left pane of the management window, select the Services and Applications option and click Services.
- Click the General tab and select the Automatic option from the Startup type drop-down list.
- Click the Apply button and then the OK button.
- Click the Windows (Start) icon and select the Control Panel option from the list.
- Navigate to the network and Sharing center.
- Right-click on the wireless network and select the Disable option from the list.
- Right-click on the wireless network and then click the Enable option.
- Check your TP-Link router not showing wifi signal issue is resolved on your computer.
If You Cannot Find Only Your Network
- Check if the lights on your Tp-Link router are lit, especially the Wi-Fi signal light should be lit.
- If you still cannot find the connection, your SSID broadcast signal could be disabled.
- the steps to enable the broadcast signal on your TP-Link router.
- Open the default browser on your Windows computer.
- You will now have to enter the TP-Link's IP address in the address bar and press the Enter button.
- Enter the default login credentials to gain access to the TP-Link router page.
- The default login credentials are:
- Username- admin
- Password- admin
- Navigate directly to the Wireless settings section.
- You will see two options; Network name and Security.
- Next to the Network Name field, click the checkbox to disable the option Hide SSID.
- Save Changes and close the router configuration window.
- Make sure the router is set within the proximity range of the computer to have a strong wireless signal.
You will no longer have the TP-Link router not showing wifi signal issue again.