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Your Ultimate Guide to Change WiFi Password, SSID, and Defaults

It’s no secret we’re living in a digital age, and one key player in maintaining a smooth online experience is your router. Specifically, we’re talking about TP-Link routers which have proven to be a major gear in the internet connectivity machine. 😉 With that in mind, we’re bringing you onboard the TP-Link train with this easy-to-follow guide about, the web-based admin panel. 🌐 Let’s dive into it!


Logging into

Begin your journey on your TP-Link Router’s network, you’ll need to be connected to it to access The default WiFi settings can be found at the back of your router. Once connected, follow these super simple steps:

  • Fire up a browser (any kind works!) and enter in the address bar. Alternatively, use the router’s IP address or
  • Type ‘admin’ (no caps, no tricks!) for both username and password and hit log in.
  • Voila! You’ve found yourself in the TP-Link user interface.

Changing TP-Link SSID (Network Name)

Feeling like giving your Network Name a face-lift? Here’s how:

  • Starting from TP-Link Router Settings page, go to ‘Wireless’ > ‘Wireless Settings’ from the left column. ️
  • Type in the Network Name (SSID) of your choice in the given field. Go wild, but also, remember it!
  • Hit ‘Save’ and watch your changes come to life! ✨

Changing TP-Link WiFi Password

Changing your WiFi password from time to time is a good internet hygiene practice. So, here’s how to do it on your TP-Link:

  • Start from the TP-Link Router Settings page and navigate to ‘Wireless’ > ‘Wireless Security’.
  • Choose ‘WPA/WPA2-Personal (Recommended)’ for security.
  • In the Password field, enter your new WiFi password. Choose strength and creativity over convenience!
  • Click ‘Save’ and celebrate your new WiFi password!


And just like that, you’ve conquered! 🥳 Whether it’s logging in, changing your network name, or mixing up your password, all you need is this guide and a dash of digital courage. Just remember to bookmark this page, because let’s be honest, we all forget our WiFi passwords sometimes! (I don’t know about you, but I’ve already forgotten mine twice this month 😅🆘) So be smart, stay connected, and till the next adventure – stay awesome! 🚀💻 is the web address for TP-Link routers’ administrative control panel, where users can log in to change default settings including the WiFi password and SSID at

For logging at, make sure your device is connected to your TP-Link Router’s network. Open a web browser, type or alternatively use the Router’s IP address or in the address bar. Write ‘admin’ in both username and password fields, and click log in.

The default WiFi settings of your TP-Link router can typically be found at the back of your router.

To change your TP-Link router’s SSID, first log in to the Router Settings. Once logged in, navigate to Wireless > Wireless Settings from the left column. Enter your desired WiFi Name in the Network Name (SSID) field. Lastly, click Save to apply the changes.

Change your TP-Link router’s default password by logging into the Router Settings page, navigate to Wireless > Wireless Settings from the left column. Select security to WPA/WPA2-Personal (Recommended). Input your new WiFi Password in the Password field, and click Save to apply the changes.

Yes, you can log in to from any device connected to your TP-Link router’s WiFi network including smartphones, laptops, and tablets.

If you’re unable to reach the login page, check if your device is connected to the TP-Link’s WiFi network. Also, confirm if the router’s IP address has been changed or not.

If you’ve forgotten your TP-Link router’s password, perform a factory reset of your router. Note that this will erase all your current settings and configurations.

Yes, reverting changes can be done by performing a factory reset. This will return all settings to their original factory defaults.

These IP addresses are used as alternatives to access the login page. They can be useful if you’re unable to reach the login page via

Changing your TP-Link router’s SSID will require all devices to reconnect to the network using the new network name.

WPA/WPA2-Personal (Recommended) is a type of wireless security protocol. It encrypts your wireless network to prevent unauthorized access.

When you change your TP-Link router’s password, all devices will need to reconnect to the WiFi network using the new password.

If you forget your custom TP-Link router password, you’ll need to reset your router to factory settings. From there, you can use the default login credentials to access the settings.

No, there are no specific risks associated with changing the SSID or password. However, ensure your new password is strong to avoid unauthorized access.

Yes, you can access the login page without an internet connection. You just need to be connected to your TP-Link WiFi network.

No, the login username is set as ‘admin’ and can’t be changed.

In addition to setting a strong password, enable WPA/WPA2-Personal (Recommended) security, disable remote management, and regularly update your router’s firmware to ensure network security.

If doesn’t redirect to the login page, try clearing your browser’s cache or use the Router’s IP address or instead.

A TP-Link router helps create a wireless network by providing WiFi access to multiple devices simultaneously. It also facilitates sharing of an internet connection among these devices.