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Why can't I access the web-based configuration for my D-Link router print server or access point?


Note: Not all D-Link routers, print servers andaccess points have a web-based configuration utility. Please checkthe manual for your particular product. In particular, theDWL-900AP does not have a web utility while the DWL-900AP doeshave a web utility. You cannot gain web-based configuration utilityfunctionality for the DWL-900AP by installing the DWL900AP utility.

When entering the IP address of the D-Link device ( forexample), you are not connecting to a website on theInternet or have to be connected to the Internet. Thedevice has the utility built-in to a ROM chip in the device itself.Your computer must be on the same IP subnet to connect to theweb-based utility.

Make sure you have Java enabled and are using an updatedweb browser. We recommend the following:


·  Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher

·  Netscape 6 or higher

·  Mozilla 1.2.1 (5.0) or higher

·  Opera 6.0 or higher

·  Safari 1.0 or higher (with Java 1.3.1 orhigher)

·  Camino 0.7 or higher

·  Firefox 0.8 or higher

Internet Explorer 6 (SP1) users:
If you continue to receive Error 500 when tryingto connect to the web-based configuration of your D-Link device,make sure you have the latest Windows update for Explorer 6.

If you have Windows XP or Server 2003, you must download the latestJava patch from

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