TP-Link is a worldwide name in devices required inside a communication network. TP-Link TC-7610 is a cable only modem for which you shall need an extra router to get wifi. The modem has the revolutionary DOCSIS 3.0 cable that gives you an ultra fast speed perfect for streaming high end videos and games. Expect upto 343 MBps speed and 143 Mbps upload speed.
The modem supports the industry standards IPv4 and IPv6. Make sure your internet plan has speed upto 150mbps to unleash the full potential of this modem. In case you need to fix certain settings. We have talked about the login details in this article so that you know how to work around. Let us know in the comments if you face any issues.
Steps To Login Inside TP-Link TC-7610 Modem
Step 1: Open your web browser
Connect your modem with an RJ45 cable and see if your network is working. Open web browser and type the address 192.168.100.1 in URL and hit enter.
Step 2: Enter Login Credentials
On entering the correct IP address, you will see the login screen to enter the default credentials. If you have already changed the default credentials, be ready with the changed username and password. Below is the list of most common login credentials:
- Username: admin
- Password: admin
PS: The above combination was found to be correct in 90% cases.
Step 3: Setting Up TC-7610 Login Details
Inside the modem settings, see for the wireless settings and be cautious about the settings you are going to configure.
Inside the modem settings, you can set the SSID or network name, type of internet connection, the security settings and also modify your modem connection.
You will be able to see some tabs like status, wireless settings, firewall and system settings. There are a many options which the user can change like the transmission rate, IP address and even the bandwidth. We always recommend you to change the default username and password. Use the below tips to change the username and password.
Tips to change your username and password:
- Your password should have a mixture of alphanumeric characters and special characters
- Your password should be 8-16 characters long, complex yet easy to remember
- Username should be user-friendly and simple
- Username and password for the modem needs to be written down somewhere
Step 4: Change the SSID of your TC-7610 Modem
A SSID is called the service set Identifier which is essentially the name of your network as visible when you open the wifi tab. Be default, it is always the name of the modem manufacturer.
If you don’t change the SSID, it can be very easy for anyone to predict the login details if they aren’t changed. Thus, it is highly recommended that you change the SSID of your new modem to something that is personal.
Example for SSID: Amazing_web, A1b2, Active_Web
Tips to Change the SSID or Network Name:
- Make the SSID short and simple
- Don’t make it very fancy as it may backfire
- Don’t use any personal information to set the name of your router
Step 5: Secure TP-Link TC-7610 Modem Settings
When you log inside the modem, you can see a wireless settings tab or a tab for changing the security settings of the modem. In the encryption settings, you need to select the option WPA2-PSK which is the best encryption standard in the industry right now. This setting will ensure that modem is secure at the optimum level.
Issues and FAQs
1. Does TP-Link TC-7610 support 5ghz?
No, TP-Link TC-7610 has a maximum of 2.4GHz speed.
2. How do I log into my TP-Link TC-7610?
You can log into the modem using the IP address 192.168.100.1 and entering the credentials
3. How to reset my TP-Link TC-7610?
To reset, TP-link TC-7610 is to take a sharp pointed object and press-and-hold it over the reset button for 10 seconds. Once you are done, you will be able to enter the default credentials.