Log into the web configuration of the router by opening up
a web browser and typing in the IP address of the router (192.168.0.1).
Click here if you cannot access the web-based configuration
Enter your username (admin) and your password (blank by default). Click OK
. Click the Home
tab and click the Wireless
button on the left hand side of the screen.
next to the WEP radio buttons. For WEP encryption
select 64, 128, or 256-bit encryption. For the Key type
. If you have an option for Authentication type, select Shared Key
Select Key 1
. Enter a Hex encryption key that you
make up. The length of the encryption key will depend on what you
selected under WEP Encryption.
64-bit encryption 10 characters
128-bit encryption 26 characters
256-bit encryption 58 characters (available on DI-614+ only)
The encryption key is HEX, meaning 0-9
are valid characters. For example, A4583DFF1A (64-bit HEX key).
Click on the Apply
button then click on the Continue
button to save your settings.
If using non-D-Link adapters, please refer to the manufacturer´s documentation on enabling encryption.
Not all D-Link routers, print servers and access points
have a web-based configuration utility. Please check the manual for your
particular product. In particular, the DWL-900AP does not have a web
utility while the DWL-900AP+ does have a web utility. You cannot gain
web-based configuration utility functionality for the DWL-900AP by
installing the DWL900AP+ utility.
When entering the IP address of the D-Link device (192.168.0.1 for example), you are not connecting to a website on the Internet
or have to be connected to the Internet. The device has the utility
built-in to a ROM chip in the device itself. Your computer must be on
the same IP subnet to connect to the web-based utility.