How to setup D1201 as a modem

Model number: D1201

This article will guide you how to setup Tenda D1201 Bridge mode in DSL link type and the steps as below.

Part 1: Connect the devices

Part 2: Configure your computer

Part 3: Setup the router

Part 4: Check whether you can access internet


When Bridge mode is enabled, the router works as a modem.

1.   Connect the telephone line with the DSL port of D1201, and then connect your computer with LAN port of D1201 by a cable.

1. Click on Network Connection Icon on the system bar, and then click on Open Network and Sharing Center.

2. Click on Change adapter settings.

3. Right click on Local Area Connection, then choose the Properties option.

4. Double click on Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4).

5. Choose Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically and then click OK.


6 Also click on OK on the first Local Connection Properties window.

3.1 Open a browser then type in the Address bar, click on Enter. Type the Username and Password as admin in the bars then click on Login to login the setting page of the router.


3.2 Choose ADSL, Country and ISP, If your country and or your ISP are not covered on the home page, select Other and configure the VPI and VCI value manually (If you do not know this information, ask your ISP to provide it), choose connection type as Bridge.

3.3 Change 2.4G/5G wireless SSID and wireless password as you want, and then click OK to save all the settings.


4.1 If connection status shows Connected that means setup is successful.

How to setup D1201 as a modem

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