Netgear Router Set up Manual

Configuring a Netgear router may sound difficult and complicated at first, but that is not always the case. In fact, it’s easy to do  if you follow the instructions carefully. We have put together a simple guide  to securely configure your Netgear router.

Configuring Your Netgear Router Using the Nighthawk App

  • Go to the Google Play Store and/or Apple App Store and get the Nighthawk App.
  • Use a cable to connect your modem to your router.
  • Power on your router.
  • Join Wi-Fi from your mobile phone using the default network name and network key.
  • Go to the Netgear Nighthawk application and select New Systems Setup.
  • Wait for a while for your router to be recognized by the app.
  • Answer the security question correctly to continue.
  • It takes a few seconds for the router to process the change.
  • If necessary, update your router with the latest firmware.
  • Your router is now fully set up and ready to use.

Configuring a Netgear router over the web

  • Connect your modem to your router using an Ethernet cable.
  • Connect your computer to your router using an Ethernet cable.
  • Turn on the power switch on your Netgear router.
  • Enter the IP address into your web browser.
  • Click Enter to search and the login page will appear.
  • Log in using the router’s default username and password.
  • Go to advanced options on home page
  • Go to the setup wizard.
  • Select Yes and move on to the next phase.
  • Wait a few moments for your router to automatically detect your Internet connection
  • Choose a new administrator password when asked to do so.
  • Correctly Answer and select any two security questions.
  • Click Firmware Update to update to the latest firmware. And now we can start using the router.

Setting up a Netgear router is a simple task that requires  little effort. Sotry  the following methods to get your Netgear router  up and running.

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