【Q & A】Basic Configuration

Released On: 2018-08-06 07:02:17Last update time: 2018-08-06 09:32:10

We hope the following FAQs can help you clearly know some basic configurations for switches. 

Click FAQ: Basic Configuration  can get the answers  of the questions below. If you cannot find what you’re looking for or want to get more knowledge,  please leave your questions in the thread.


enlightened What is the Default Username and Password for Login?


enlightened What Should I do if I Forget the Username and Password for Login?


enlightened How Do I Set the User Access Levels? 


enlightened What is the Default BootROM Password of the Switch?


enlightened Why am I Unable to Log In to the Switch Using Telnet?


enlightened How Many VTY (Virtual Teletype Terminal) User Interfaces Does a Switch Support?


enlightened Can the Web-based Network Management System on the Switch be Disabled?


enlightened How Do I Configure an IP Address for the Management Port of the Switch?


enlightened What Are the Different USB Ports?


enlightened How Do I Use the Web System to Log in to the Switch?


enlightened How Do I Restore the Switch to Default Factory Settings?


enlightened How Do I Save My Device Configuration?


enlightened How Do I Upload and Download Files?


enlightened What Types of Ports can be Used for FTP File Transfer?







This page, with a FAQ link, does not address the TL-R600VPN at that FAQ page. So, where is that devices FAQ?

Linux Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver). TP-Link TL-R600VPN

How do I set my unmanaged Switch to NOT block SMB?

I have got a Managed switch from TPLINK.



Via SNMP I need to turn on and off the individual ports in the switch. How do we do this