Router Setup Guide : TP-Link Archer TD-W9970

The following knowledgebase article is a quick setup guide for the TP-Link Archer TD-W9970 when connecting to Aquiss FTTP broadband services.

The TP-Link router is designed to fully meet the need of Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) networks and users demanding higher networking performance. The powerful antennas ensure continuous Wi-Fi signal to all your devices while boosting widespread
coverage throughout your home, and the built-in Ethernet ports supply high-speed connection to your wired devices.

Moreover, it is simple and convenient to set up and use the TP-Link router due to its intuitive web interface and the powerful Tether app.

Part 1 : Introducing your router

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Part 2 : Connecting the router to your FTTP ONT (Optical Network Terminal)

1. Connect an Ethernet cable between your laptop/computer to the yellow LAN1/PTV port on the back of the TP-Link

2. Connect an Ethernet cable between the yellow LAN4/WAN port on the back of TP-Link and the Data Port on the fitted ONT within your property.

Part 3 : Login to your router

1. From your web browser of choice, visit and when prompted enter the default username as admin and password as admin. If you have previously changed these, enter your login details now.

2. Go to Advanced > Operation Mode, select the Wireless Router Mode, and click Save. The modem router will reboot.

3. Once rebooted, log back in, go to Quick Setup > Ethernet WAN Type.

4. From the internet connection type drop-down list, select the option PPPoE.

4. Enter the username and password as supplied by Aquiss to connect to your broadband service.

5. Click Next.

6. Configure your wireless settings and then finish the setup by pressing Save.

Part 4 : Further Information

If you require further details about this router, please find attached below the full user manual.

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