Manage the WAN and LAN Network Settings
AC1600 WiFi VDSL/ADSL Modem Router Model D6400
Change the Physical WAN Connection Preference
The modem router can autodetect the type of WAN connection. However, you can also set
the WAN connection preference manually to either the DSL port or the Ethernet WAN port.
Note: The modem router does not support load balancing over ADSL and
Ethernet WAN interfaces. Only one WAN interface (either the DSL
port or the Ethernet WAN port) can be active at any time.
To change the WAN connection preference:
1. Launch a web browser from a computer or WiFi device that is connected to the network.
2. Type http://www.routerlogin.net.
A login window opens.
3. Enter the user name and password for the modem router.
The user name is admin. The default password is password. The user name and
password are case-sensitive.
4. Click the OK button.
The BASIC Home page displays.
5. Select ADVANCED > Setup > WAN Setup.
The WAN Setup page displays.
6. From the WAN Preference menu, select one of the following options:
•Auto-Detect. The modem router automatically detects whether the WAN connection
is DSL over the DSL port or Ethernet over the Internet port. Auto-Detect is the default
•Must use DSL WAN. The modem router uses the DSL port for a DSL WAN
connection. The Internet port is shut down.
•Must use Ethernet WAN. The modem router uses the Internet port for an Ethernet
WAN connection. The DSL port is shut down.
7. Click the Apply button.
Your settings are saved.
Enable and Configure a VLAN
A network of computers and devices can behave as if they are connected to the same
network even though they might actually be physically on different segments of a LAN. Virtual
LANs (VLANs) are configured through software rather than hardware, which makes them