Also referred as private settings. LAN settings allow you to configure LAN interface of DHP-W306AV. LAN IP address is private to your internal network and is not visible to Internet. The factory default setting is Dynamic IP(DHCP).
LAN Connection type:
The factory default setting is Dynamic IP(DHCP) to allow the DHCP host to automatically assign the Access Point an IP address that conforms to the applied local area network. Enable "Static IP" which allows the IP address of the DHP-W306AV to be manually configured in accordance to the applied local area network.
The default IP address is 192.168.0.1. It can be modified to conform to an existing local area network. Please note that the IP address of each device in the wireless local area network must be within the same IP address range and subnet mask. Take default DHP-W306AV IP address as an example, each station associated to the AP must be configured with a unique IP address falling in the range of 192.168.0.*. "*" ranges from 1 to 254 but 50 in this case.
A mask used to determine what subnet an IP address belongs to. The default subnet setting is 255.255.255.0.
Specify the gateway IP address of the local network.
Device Name(NetBIOS Name):
Device Name(NetBIOS Name) allows you to configure this device more easily when your network using TCP/IP protocol. You can enter the device name of the AP into your web browser to access the instead of IP address for configuration. Recommend to change the device name if there're more than one D-Link devices within the subnet.