How to configure a PPPoE Server on TP-Link Router

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Updated 05-25-2016 03:05:22 AM 337394
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Configuring PPPoE Server on TP-Link Router

  Step 1:  Access the router’s management webpage, go to Services->PPPoE Server.

  Step 2: Enable PPPoE Server, enter”” for DNS Server in this example.

Step 3: Look for Authentication, here we selected Local.

Step 4: Look for Auth Protocol, there are PAP, CHAP, MS-CHAP, MS-CHAP v2, we picked them all in this example.

Step 5: Click on Save.

NOTE If Dial-up Access Only is enabled, only the dial-in users can access the Internet; If PPPoE User Isolation is enabled, the dial-in users will be unable to communicate with each other.

Step 6: Go to IP Address Pool, enter “test” for Pool Name and ”” IP Address Range, and then click on Add.

NOTE:  IP Address pool must be different range from LAN IP address range .

Step 7: Go to Account, enter Account Name and Password, here we entered “test” for account name and “123456” for password.

Step 8: Look for IP Address Assigned Mode, select Dynamic, and then select “test” for IP Address Pool.

Step 9: Under Max Session, enter maximum number of sessions for the client; here we entered “5”.

Step 10: Under Expiration Date, we entered “2012-12-31” in this example.

Step 11: Look for Status, select Activate.

Step 12: Click on Add.

NOTE If you select Enable Advanced Account Features, you can use MAC Binding manually or automatically.


Configuring PPPoE Client on PC (Windows 7)

Step 1: Click on Start->Control Panel->Network and Internet->Network and Sharing Center.

Step 2: Click on Set up a new connection or network.

Step 3: Select Connect to the Internet

Step 4: Select Broadband (PPPoE)

Step 5: Enter “test” for Username and ”123456”for Password, and then click on Connect.

Step 6: the PPPoE Connection is established, you can access the Internet now.

Step 7: You can view detailed information of account in List of Account.



Get to know more details of each function and configuration please go to Download Center to download the manual of your product.

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