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Change WAN to LAN

You can configure the WAN port of the router so that it can be used as a LAN port. That's useful when you are using the router in repeater mode which the WAN port is not required. As a result, you can have one more LAN port.

  1. Leave the WAN port of the router unconnected.

  2. Connect your device to the router and access the web Admin Panel.

  3. Go to Internet, it display the WAN port is Using as WAN in Ethernet section, click Change to LAN to change it as LAN.

    internet page

  4. Click Apply to confirm.

    caution change wan as lan

Note: Wi-Fi may turn off during the process, please make sure to reconnect to the router.

  1. Then it display Using as LAN.

    using as lan

You can simply revert the setting by repeating the above procedures.

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