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Configure D-Link Wireless Access Point DWL-G700AP by Setup Wizard

D-Link is one of the leading Wireless Access Point manufacturer and DWL-G700AP is one of its popular AP. In this article you will learn the steps to configure D-Link Wireless Access Point model DWL-G700AP in simple steps. Since Access Points do not have DHCP server, before configuring the Access Point we need to assign static IP address to your computer. After assigning static IP address to your computer, connect DWL-G700AP Access Point to your computer using an Ethernet cable.

How to setup DWL-G700AP by Running Wizard

To configure DWL-G700AP follow the steps below.

  1. Assign static IP address on your computer

    If there is no other DHCP server connected to your computer you need to assign a static IP address to your computer. It should be in the range of 192.168.0.X

    Where X should be between 1 to 254 except 50. To learn how to assign static IP address to your computer click the link below.
    Assign Static IP Address From Command Prompt

  2. Connect your computer to D-Link Access Point

    You should connect the Wireless Access Point (DWL-G700AP) to your computer using an Ethernet cable and power on the Access Point.

  3. Access the Configuration page

    To access the configuration page of D-link Access Point DWL-G700AP, open Internet Explorer or other browser and type on the address bar. Press enter.

    Now it will prompt you to enter admin username and password to log on. Enter the following details.

    Default admin username: admin
    Default admin password :

    There is no default admin password.

    PS: The default Login IP address of D-Link DWL-G700AP Wireless Access Point is

  4. Click on Run Wizard

    Configure D-Link Wireless Access Point DWL-G700AP by running Wizard

    Now it will show the next steps in configuration. Click next.
    Configure D-Link Wireless Access Point  DWL-G700AP

  5. Now the wizard will prompt you to set a new password for the Access Point. You need to confirm the Access Point password.
    Configure D-Link Wireless Access Point

    After set the password click next. Now onwards it is the login password of D-Link DWL-G700AP Wireless Access Point.

  6. Enter the Wireless Network Name you want to extend

    You must tell D-Link DWL-G700AP Access Point the wireless network name of the network you want the device to extend. You must also specify the wireless channel too.
    Select Wireless Channel on Wireless Access Point DWL-G700AP

    After Selecting the SSID and wireless channel, click Next.

  7. Now you need to select the Wireless encryption which matches the Wireless router. After selecting the encryption you need to enter the wireless key.
    Setup wireless encryption on DWL-G700AP

    Now click Next to continue.

  8. Setup is completed on D-Link DWL-G700AP Access Point.
    Finish the Configuration of DWL-G700AP

    Now you need to click on the Restart button. After restarting the Wireless Access Point you can use it on your network.

Other D-Link Product Configuration Guides
  1. Configure DWL-G700AP in Client Mode

    To learn how to configure D-Link Wireless Access Point DWL-G700AP in Wireless Client mode instead of Access Point mode, visit the link below.
    How connect D-Link DWL2100AP as Wireless Client

  2. Configure D-Link Wireless Access Point DWL-G700AP in Repeater Mode

    Wireless Range Expander and Repeater have certain differences. To learn how to setup D-Link Wireless Access Point DWLG700AP in wireless repeater mode, click the link below.
    Configure D-Link DWL-2100 AP as Wireless Range Expander

  3. Converting Access Point as Router

    You can easily convert D-Link AP DWL-G700AP in to wireless router with simple steps. To learn more about it, visit the link below.
    How to Convert D-Link AP in To Wireless Router

  4. Recover D-Link Access Point Login Password

    It is possible to forget your custom password created for D-Link DWL-G700AP. If you face such an issue, you can follow the instructions provided in the link below.
    How to Recover Forgotten D-Link Access Point Password



Ozgur said…
i try and try but can never get the interface after typing

Tried reseting the AP several times and different methods but i just cant get to the goddamn ap interface :(

i've got to the config wizard online, but the changes never takes effect.
Siju George said…
Please try the following steps once again and try:

1. Reset AP by pressing the reset hole using pen for 30 sec

2. Assign IP address to your computer

3. Connect AP to the computer using Ethernet cable and follow the steps in the above post.
Anonymous said…
Excellent tutorial! Thanks
Anonymous said…
thank you so much
that was so useful
adnanali said…
plz help me me, i want to reset my AP but its not accepting default password and username. i have tried the given mehthod.????
Siju George said…
Please follow the link below to know how to reset your Access Point.

How to Reset Access Point
Anonymous said…
Help! I click on restart but it doesn't load the page, as it's not connected to the internet
Siju George said…
I recommend you to perform a power cycle after configuring D-link Access Point.

How to Power Cycle Wireless Access Point

If the issue persist follow the steps provided in the link below.
Sam said…
Well thanks for your article. I would like to know the manual steps to setup D-link Access Point? Is there any difference between different D-link Access Point models ?

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