Default Password for TP-Link TL-WA500G Router

To get access to TP-Link TL-WA500G router, you need the login IP address of your router, the username, and password.

You can find these info in TP-Link TL-WA500G router manual. But if you lost it, then you can use the quick guide below.

The TP-Link TL-WA500G has a web interface for configuration. You can use any web browser to log in to the TP-Link TL-WA500G router.

Put the IP Address(without “http://” or “https://”) of your TP-Link TL-WA500G in the Address Bar of your web browser. Then press the Enter key on your keyboard. You should see a dialog box pop up asking you for your TP-Link TL-WA500G login infomation.

You need to know the username and password to log in to your TP-Link TL-WA500G router. We listed below.

ModelIpUsername & Password
TP-Link TL-WA500G192.168.1.1Username:admin/ Password:admin

Note: If you are using the default settings you should change them to increase security and prevent unauthorized access to your network.

If you not be able to get a login to your router, here are a few possible solutions you can try.

It would help if you tried the other same brands’ passwords.

Perhaps your router’s default password is differs from what we have listed here.

Some Brands will set a different Complex password that is difficult to remember, and then printed on the back of the router.

If your Internet Service Provider supplied you with your router then you might want to try giving them a call, and see if they either know what your router’s login information are, or maybe they can reset it for you.

If you still can’t access the router’s setup page, then you are probably going to reset your router to its factory settings.

To do this, press and hold the Reset button for 5 seconds. It may be an aperture or a button and will be clearly marked.

By default, some TP-Link TL-WA500G routers have network names (with the manufacturer name). We recommend using a special name because a default name unnecessarily identifies your router’s brand, which makes it easier for hackers.

Configure Wireless MAC address filter for TP-Link TL-WA500G

MAC filtering allows you to restrict access to your TP-Link TL-WA500G router. To enable this feature, enter the 12 digit MAC ID of each computer connected to your network into your TP-Link TL-WA500G router. Be sure to update this information when removing devices.

How to configure:

  1. Open the web browser and type the 192.168.1.1 on the address.
  2. Enter the username and password for TP-Link TL-WA500G router.
  3. Go to the MAC List page, you can find the MAC address of all the devices which are connected to the router.
  4. Go to Wireless->Wireless MAC Filtering page, click the Add New button.
  5. Type in the MAC address you want to allow or deny to access the router, and give a description for this item.
  6. The status should be Enabled and at last, click the Save button.
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  1. Bert Joel

    While I searched all over the world for the default password of this damn router, I find it here.

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  2. Megan Walton

    Thank you!

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  3. Horace Hodgson

    While I searched all over the world for the default password of this damn router, I find it here.

    Reply