Would you like to learn how to block wireless devices on the TP-LINK ARCHER C6 AC1200? In this tutorial, we are going to configure the access-list feature to block a MAC address on the AC1200 router.

• TP-LINK ARCHER C6 AC1200 - Version 2.0

Hardware List:

The following section presents the list of equipment used to create this tutorial.

Every piece of hardware listed above can be found at Amazon website.

Archer C6 AC1200 - Blocking a MAC Address

Open your browser and enter the IP address of your wireless router.

In our example, the following URL was entered in the Browser:


The AC1200 web interface should be presented.

On the login screen, enter the management password.


Access the Advanced tab on the top of the screen.

ARCHER C6 - Advanced menu

Access the SECURITY menu and select the ACCESS CONTROL option.

Archer ac1200 Security menu - MAC

On the Access-control screen, perform the following configuration:

• Access control - Yes.
• Access Mode - Blacklist.

Click on the Save button.

Archer ac1200 Access list blacklist

On the bottom of the screen, click on the Add button and enter the following configuration.

• Device name - Enter an identification.
• MAC address - Enter the MAC address to be blocked.

Click on the Save button.

AC1200 - Block Mac address

Congratulations, you have blocked a MAC address on the AC1200 router.