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Asus Router Setup

ASUS GT-AC5300 is the best with the gaming routers. It will provide you wide range and wonderful speed experience on your gaming console, Sony PlayStation, XBOX. “Router.asus.com” is a web address to access the router settings like firmware update, wireless name, and password, port forwarding. ASUS router covers your whole house and office. With ASUS router you can further set up extender as an access point which eliminates the dead zone. It will boost up the WiFi signals so you can access the uninterrupted WiFi Speed. 

How do I set up my ASUS GT-AC5300?

This article will give you, step to step instructions to set up your ASUS GT-AC5300 gaming router via a wired connection. This is the easiest way to set up your wireless router. GT-AC5300 provides amazing WiFi performance, and this is the best gaming router in the market. It will take your gaming experience to a whole new level by its powerful gaming optimizations and dominating WiFi experience. To set up your ASUS GT-AC5300 router by typing “router.asus.com”, you will need to have the following system requirements. 

  • Computer with inbuilt WiFi capability.
  • (If your computer does not have an inbuilt WiFi, you can purchase WLAN Adaptor which supports 5GHz wireless band). 
  • An active internet-connected modem from the internet service provider. 
  • You must have basic information about your Local network such as IP address. 
  • An updated web browser such as Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome.
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  • A device must have an Ethernet port.

Before getting started, please read the following important notes carefully.

We recommend you to use a wired connection to set up the GT-AC5300 router to avoid any setup issues.

  • Unplug the modem and disconnected all the cables from your existing router.
  • To set up your GT-AC5300 router through a wired connection.
  • Plug the router adaptor into the nearby socket and turn the power switch on.
  • Get a network cable (ethernet cable) and connect one end of the cable to the LAN port of your router. Connect the other end to a computer ethernet port.
  • Connect one end of the ethernet cable to the router and connect the opposite end into modem port.
  • Open a Web browser– Once you connect all the cables correctly. Open a web browser on your computer and type http://router.asus.com into the web address bar of the browser.
  • Sometimes, the router web user interface opens automatically.
    NOTE– Do not type the web address of your router into the search bar. In any other place on the browser.
  • Click on enter and this web address will redirect you directly to the router web interface setup page. 
  • A login information setup page displays on your screen to create a new router admin password.
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IMPORTANT TIPS:

This password is not your WiFi password. You can use the admin password only to access the router web-based homepage.

The password must be between 6 to 15 characters.

To secure your router from unauthorized access. Please ensure to set a strong password.

Do not use your name or date of birth details to create a password.

We always recommend using a combination of letters, alphabetic or special characters to set a strong password.

Detecting internet type– After setup the router admin password. You will redirect to the quick installation setup page, where you need to choose the internet type connection from the options. Click on next “www.router.asus.com”. (If you don’t have information about internet type connection, please contact your internet service provider (ISP) to get the information.

Now ASUS GT-AC5300 setup is complete. From the router dashboard, you can manage the router wireless settings such as Firmware update, Change wireless network name or password change, check device status.

Your task is incomplete. You can contact our support team if you find any issue while performing the ASUS GT-AC5300 setup process. For a fast response, you can connect with us through our live chat window.

How do I set up my ASUS GT-AC5300 router via wireless connection?

This article will provide you step to step instructions to set up your ASUS GT-AC5300 gaming router via the wireless connection.

Please follow the below step to step instructions to set up your ASUS GT-AC5300 on your computer by “www.router.asus.com”.

This process can take a few minutes and please read the notes before starting the setup process

  • Make sure you have an active internet-connected modem from your internet service provider.
  • Your computer should have inbuilt wireless capabilities.
set up my ASUS GT-AC5300 router via wireless
  • An updated web browser such as Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome).

To set up your ASUS GT-AC5300 router through a wired connection.

  • Plug the router power adaptor into the power socket and switch it on.
  • Get the ethernet cable and plug the one end of the cable into the WAN port of the router and connect the opposite end into the modem internet port.
  • After connecting the cables correctly, go to the WiFi settings on your computer or click on the WiFi icon on your computer.
  • Choose Network name (SSID)– You will see all the network names on your screen, choose the network name of the router and click on connect.
  • The default username for ASUS router is like ASUS_XX_2G OR ASUS_XX_5G.
    NOTE– You can find the default username of your ASUS GT-AC5300 on the backside of the router or the product manual.
  • Open a Web Browser– Once connected on the router, open a new browser on your computer and the ASUS web interface will automatically open on your screen.
  • You can also type http://router.asus.com to get the ASUS router web interface.

Enter the ASUS router admin password

  • Press on entering and you will get the Login information setup page.
  • On this page, Set the Asus router admin password to secure your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless network.
  • Enter the password and retype and press enter. They set admin as the default Router login name.
    NOTE– This password is not your WiFi password. You can use the admin password only to access the router web-based homepage. Although, the password must be between 6 to 15 characters.

    To secure your router from unauthorized access. Please ensure to set a strong password.

    Do not use your name or date of birth details to create a password. In addition, we always recommend using a combination of letters, alphabetic or special characters to set a strong password.

  • Detecting Internet Type– After setup the router admin password “router.asus.com”, you will redirect to the quick installation setup page, where you need to choose the internet type connection from the options and click on next. (If you don’t have information about internet type connection. Please contact your internet service provider (ISP) to get the information.
  • The setup process is complete for your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router.
  • You can manage all the ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless settings from the dashboard. For more information about this topic or any other topic, please contact our support team.

How do I configure Game IPS on my ASUS GT-AC5300?

This is one of the best features on the ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router. You can secure your router wireless network by configuring the Game IPS.

By enabling the Game IPS on your ASUS GT-AC5300, you can secure your network completely from the cybercriminal attack.

ASUS GT-AC5300 Game IPS  provides you best security features such as Infected Device Prevention and Blocking, Two-Way IPS, Router Security Assessment and Malicious Sites Blocking.

To Configure Game IPS on ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router.

  • Open a Web-Browser– Open a web browser on your computer and type http://router.asus.com into the web address bar of the browser.
    NOTE– Do not type the web address of your router into the search bar or any other place on the browser.
  • Enter the Admin Router Password– A login page display to enter the router Admin password, enter the admin password and click on next.
  • Once logged into the web page of ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router, on the left-hand side menu, go to General and click on Game IPS.
  • On the main page of Game IPS, click on Network Protection.
  • Click on Scan and search results will display on the Router Security Assessment page. It will show you the security status of your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router.
  • On the Router Security Assessment page, you will see the details of each security feature. All the item marked with YES icon which considers being safe.
  • To enable the automatically security settings. Moreover, click on Secure Your Router tab at the bottom of the page and click on OK on the confirmation message.
  • Now Game IPS enable and your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router network is secure from ransomware, malicious access, and cybercriminal attack.

Your task is Complete. If you met with any difficulties while Configuring the Game IPS on your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router, please contact our support team through the Live chat window to get the help.

For more information about this topic or any other feature of ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router, please drop us a message.

How do I set up Parental Control on my ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router?

This article helps you to set up Parental control on your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router. It helps you control your child’s internet usage.

You can block the access of sites which are not good for kids.

By Enabling Parental Control feature on your Wireless router, you can easily monitor and limit your child’s internet usage. Again, you can enable this feature just by following the steps mentioned in this article.

We mentioned everything so you can complete your task easy.

set up Parental Control on my ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router

To set up Parental control on ASUS GT-AC5300.

  • First, log in to the web-based interface of your Asus router. If you don’t know how to login to the web-homepage of the router.
  • Open a web browser on your computers such as Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome and type http://router.asus.com into the web address bar of the browser. In addition, a login page displays to enter the router Admin password, enter the admin password and click on next.
    NOTE– If you don’t know the admin password of your router, please contact the support team to recover the password. Do not take action to recover the admin password without complete knowledge of the process.
  • Once logged into the web page of ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router, on the left-hand side menu, go to General and click on Game IPS.
  • On the main page of Game IPS, you will see the Parental control option on the top right of the dashboard. Click on the tab.
  • Web & App filters– Now you can see the Web & App filters feature on your screen, turn it ON to enable this feature.
  • Client List Column– Once you enabled the Web & App filters, a client list displays to select the filters from the mentioned category.
  • You can select the category as needed from these four category adults, Instant Message and Communication, P2P and File Transfer and Steaming and entertainment. Click on (+) plus sign to add the Client’s profile.
  • You can add or delete the Client’s profile by using the Add/Delete button on the top right side of the dashboard.
  • Click Apply to save the settings.
  • Your task is complete and now you can manage the Parental control on your ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router.

IMPORTANT STEPS:

  • You can also set the schedule from the Parental control dashboard. However, on the Parental Control Dashboard, you can see the Game IPS Time Scheduling option.
  • It allows you to set the time limit of internet access for a particular client.

Here are the basic steps to set the Time Scheduling on ASUS GT-AC5300  Parental Control dashboard “www.router.asus.com”.

In the Client name column, you can select the client on which you want to set the time limit. Then again, on the Time Management column, you need to click on the Edit icon to edit the active schedule.

Now you can set the desired time slot to allow access for a particular client.

Click Apply to save the settings.

For more information about each feature of the ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router. At the same time please contact our support team. You have any issue or any questions about ASUS GT-AC5300 wireless router. Then we suggest you contact our support team. For a speedy response, we recommend you to contact us through our Live chat window.