How do set up my tp-link TD-W8980 to run through my vpn service? I want to use vpn through the wifi. I have no idea how to set the router up.
We need to know the Internal IP Address of your TP-Link TD-W8980 router before we can login to it. There are 2 additional ways that you can determine your router's IP address:
You can either follow our How To Find Your Routers IP Address guide. Or you can use our free software called Router IP Address.
Now that you have your router's Internal IP Address we are ready to login to it. The TP-Link TD-W8980 has a web interface for configuration. You can use any web browser you like to login to the TP-Link TD-W8980.
In this example we'll use Internet Explorer. Put the Internal IP Address of your TP-Link TD-W8980 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 your for your TP-Link TD-W8980 username and password.
You need to know the username and password to login to your TP-Link TD-W8980. All of the default usernames and passwords for the TP-Link TD-W8980 are listed below.
Enter your username and password in the dialog box that pops up. You should now see the TP-Link TD-W8980 Home Screen. Congratulations you are now logged in to your TP-Link TD-W8980.