TP-Link WDS Bridge Setup

  1. Log into the TP-Link
  2. Forwarding, Universal Plug n Play, Disable
  3. QSS:  disable (important for Windows 7)
  4. Wireless (on both routers):
    1. Wireless Settings
    2. Pick a channel.  This must be static on both routers.
  5. Wireless (on the remote router):
    1. Enable WDS Bridging
    2. Click the Survey button.  Pick "connect" on the proper SSID.
    3. Key type:  whatever the base uses.  Enter the password.
  6. Network:
    1. LAN
    2. Set the IP address so it doesn't conflict with any device on the network:  ex:



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