Quick Installation Guide
AC750 Mesh Wi-Fi Range Extender
Setup and How To videos available here:
D-LINK WI-FI APP SETUP
Plug the Range Extender into a power
outlet near your router.
Did you know? From automatic firmware updates to seeing what devices are connected to your network, the D-Link Wi-Fi app makes
setup and management of your Range Extender quick and simple.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Why can't I connect wirelessly or my wireless connection drops?
1. Verify that your Range Extender is within range of your wireless router. Try
plugging it into a location closer to the router and verify the Status LED is
2. Note that when extending a wireless signal from a router or access point,
devices connected to the Range Extender will not get the same speed/
throughput as when connected directly to the router.
Signal Strength Indicator
Weak (1 x Green)
Good (2 x Green)
Strong (3 x Green)
How do I change the wireless settings on my Range Extender?
1. Open a web browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari) and
go to the URL found on the QIC or on the back of the Range Extender
2. At the login screen, enter your Admin Password (If WPS Setup was used, the
password is "password" by default) and click Log in.
3. Go to Settings > Extender.
4. Enter a new Wi-Fi Network Name (SSID) and modify the security (Wi-Fi
password) settings as needed.
5. Click Save.
What is Mesh Smart Roaming?
With Mesh Smart Roaming, your Wi-Fi device (e.g. SmartPhone, Tablet) will
automatically roam to the strongest Wi-Fi signal, eliminating the need to
switch between your Router's and Range Extender's Wi-Fi signal as you
move around your home.
Mesh Smart Roaming Requirements:
1. The Wi-Fi device (e.g. SmartPhone, Tablet) must support the 802.11k/v
2. The Wireless Name (SSID) & Wireless Password must be the same
on both the Mesh Wi-Fi Range Extender and your Wireless Router.
D-LINK WI-FI MESH
You can easily can pair your AC750 Mesh Wi-Fi Range Extender
(DAP-1530) with any D-Link Wi-Fi Mesh-enabled Router to create a
seamless mesh network that covers every corner of your home.
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DAP-1530 || AC750 Mesh Wi-Fi Range Extender
Quick Installation Guide
Quick Installation Card
Download the D-Link Wi-Fi app
and launch it.
What if I forgot my Range Extender's Admin password
or want to reset my Range Extender?
1. If you forgot your Admin password or want to reset your
Range Extender back to the factory default settings, press
and hold the reset button on the top of the extender using
a paper clip and release after the Status light turns red.
Note: This process will erase all your settings.
2. Setup your Range Extender using your preferred method.
How do I setup my Range Extender using WPS?
WPS may be disabled on some Routers or Modems. If the WPS Status LED on your Router
or Modem does not start blinking when you have pressed the WPS button, try again and
hold it a little longer. If it still does not blink, please configure your Range Extender by
1. Plug your Range Extender into an available outlet near
your wireless router and wait until the Status LED is
blinking amber (this may take up to 3 minutes). You can
move it to a more suitable location after it is set up.
2. Press the WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) button on your
wireless router for 3 seconds. An LED should start
blinking on your router. If it does not blink, see the
important note above.
3. Once confirmed that the WPS light is blinking on your
router, within one minute, press the WPS button on your
Range Extender for 2-3 seconds. The Status LED should
start to blink green.
4. When the Status LED turns solid green (may take up to 3 minutes),
this indicates that your Range Extender is securely connected to your
Your setup is complete! You can now unplug and move your Range Extender
to a location between your Wireless Router and the area where you want
wireless coverage. By default, your Range Extender will share the same
Wi-Fi name and password as your Router. When using WPS setup, the default
Admin Password is "password".
If after moving your Range Extender, the signal strength indicator is showing
one single amber bar or if your Range Extender LED does not turn solid
green within 3 minutes, move your Range Extender to a wall outlet closer
to your wireless router.
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is distributed WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY and is
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For details, see the GPL code and the LGPL code
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Tap Install New Device. Scan the QR
code on the Quick Installation Card.
Follow the on-screen instructions to
complete the setup.
Model Name: DEVICE
Wi-Fi Name: dlink-XXXX
SETUP QR CODE
Tip: Before you start, make sure you know
your current router's Wi-Fi name and
password as you will need this info to
complete the setup.
using the D-Link Wi-Fi App.
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to the source code of such software, D-Link will
provide upon written request via email and/or
traditional paper mail the applicable GPL and LG-
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