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How to Check Connection D-Link DAP1520 WiFi Repeater

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Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to check the network status of your D-Link Range Extender.
You'll Need:
  • To be by your range extender or have a computer on hand.

1 Check Status

You can check the status of your D-Link DAP-1520 AC750 Range Extender in three ways:

  • On the device itself,
  • On a computer.

The type and amount of network related information that you get depends on which method you use.

On Your Range Extender

  1. Check the indicator light on the front of the range extender:
    Status light highlighted on front of D-Link range extender.
    • Green light
      • Solid - indicates an excellent wireless signal
      • Blinking - indicates a connection is being established when WPS button is pushed
    • Amber light
      • Solid - indicates a weak wireless signal
      • Blinking - indicates no connection with the wireless router

On Your Computer

  1. Open your preferred browser, and navigate to the D-Link Range Extender Administrator Page, and login with the admin password set on your range extender.
    D-Link Range Extender Administrator Page
    This page is only accessible when you are connected to your D-Link range extender or on your home network.
    Address bar highlighted in internet browser.
  2. The Home tab will display the status or your range extender.
    Range extender status highlighted in web interface.
  3. The status will show the range extender's connection to the router and connection to your devices. Click each item to show more details about it.

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In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to check the network status of your D-Link Range Extender.
You'll Need:
  • To be by your range extender or have a computer on hand.

You can check the status of your D-Link DAP-1520 AC750 Range Extender in three ways:

  • On the device itself,
  • On a computer.

The type and amount of network related information that you get depends on which method you use.

On Your Range Extender

  1. Check the indicator light on the front of the range extender:
    Status light highlighted on front of D-Link range extender.
    • Green light
      • Solid - indicates an excellent wireless signal
      • Blinking - indicates a connection is being established when WPS button is pushed
    • Amber light
      • Solid - indicates a weak wireless signal
      • Blinking - indicates no connection with the wireless router

On Your Computer

  1. Open your preferred browser, and navigate to the D-Link Range Extender Administrator Page, and login with the admin password set on your range extender.
    D-Link Range Extender Administrator Page
    This page is only accessible when you are connected to your D-Link range extender or on your home network.
    Address bar highlighted in internet browser.
  2. The Home tab will display the status or your range extender.
    Range extender status highlighted in web interface.
  3. The status will show the range extender's connection to the router and connection to your devices. Click each item to show more details about it.