TP-Link TD-W8960N - Configure as PPPoE Router

With Plusnet and BT you get supplied with a EchoLife HG612 (FTTC VDSL NTE) Modem which will work with their kit automatically, but if you want to use your TP-Link TD-W8960N wifi router instead you need to configure it to be a PPPoE router which can be tricky if you dont know where to click.

If you have a cable modem broadband service and you still want to use TD-W8960N as a pure wireless router, you can follow the steps below to configure one of the LAN ports working as the WAN port (We call it "EWAN"---Ethernet WAN).


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