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How do I change the data rate on my DWL-2100AP or DWL-2200AP Access Point?

It is recommended to configure data rate on your wireless access point before your wireless adapters. Most wireless adapters will "find" your wireless network by the SSID you assigned to the access point, and then will automatically lock onto the data rate of the access point.

Note: It is strongly recommended to keep this setting at Auto.

Step 1 Log into the web configuration of the DWL-2100AP by opening up a web browser and typing in the IP address of the Access Point (

Step 2 The default username is admin (all lower case) and the password is blank (nothing). Click OK.

Step 3 Click on the Advanced tab and then click Performance on the left side.

Step 4 Select a fixed speed from the drop-down menu.

Step 5 Click on the Apply button then click on the Continue button to save your settings.