Q1. How to manually configure NETGEAR Router using NETGEAR Genie?

NETGEAR Genie offers a dashboard to set up router, change settings, set admin password etc. With the help of this app, NETGEAR Router can be configured manually by following some simple steps:

  1. Connect NETGEAR Router, modem and computer using a cable.
  2. Plug in the modem to an electrical socket.
  3. Turn on the router.
  4. Launch a browser and type router default IP address.
  5. Log in to the router using a valid username and password.
  6. NETGEAR Genie Setup Wizard will open.
  7. A new window will be shown on the screen.
  8. Simply click on Next button.

Finally, the configuration page displays. Here, you can make setting changes as per the requirements. In case you find any difficulty while configuring NETGEAR Router, call us on toll-free number 1-888-884-6940 and let proficient technicians root out all your issues.

Q2: How do I connect my NETGEAR Router?

In order to set up and configure NETGEAR Router, you need to connect it first through the web user interface i.e. Don’t know how to connect NETGEAR Router? Fret not as it is not as complicated as it sounds. Just a few simple steps and you are done.

  1. Find Router Default IP using command prompt.
  2. Next, open any internet browser and type in the URL bar.
  3. Once done, press Enter key.
  4. Connect router to the modem.
  5. Turn on the router.
  6. Select the available wireless network.
  7. Type password of your choice and click on Continue.
  8. At last, click on Finish button.

If NETGEAR Router Login page opens properly, it signifies that the router has been connected. In case the login page for your NETGEAR Router doesn’t open, take experts’ guidance and assistance on toll-free number 1-888-884-6940. It will be our honor to serve you.

Q3: How can I access NETGEAR Router Login page?

NETGEAR Router Login page helps in managing basic and advanced settings of home or office router. To access Router Login page, here are the do-follow steps:

  1. Plug in the router in a wall socket.
  2. Take an Ethernet cable and connect router and computer with each other.
  3. Launch any web browser on a smart device.
  4. Allocate a static IP address to PC and laptop.
  5. Go to or website.
  6. The login page will appear.
  7. Enter the username and password.
  8. Once done, click on Log In button.

Still facing issues with Router Login page? Need not to be frustrated. Chat with our online tech executives or call us on 1-888-884-6940. We will provide you simple solutions to resolve the issue right away.

Q4: How to change Router Admin Password?

By default, NETGEAR Routers come with a username and password to access the admin page. These default login credentials help in NETGEAR Router Setup process. The default admin username can’t be changed to something else but the admin password can be changed as per your choice. Go through the instructions given below to get the job done:

  1. Make sure router is plugged in an active power source.
  2. Connect router to modem.
  3. Open the Smart Wizard page.
  4. The basic welcome screen appears.
  5. Click on Set Password option.
  6. Enter old password and then the new one.
  7. Re-type new password for security purpose.

That’s it. The router admin password has been changed. But don’t forget to write down the password in a sticky note. For any kind of technical assistance regarding the process, make sure to contact experts on 1-888-884-6940.

Q5: not working. How to resolve this issue? can be said heart and soul of NETGEAR Routers. All setting changes, router configurations and even NETGEAR Router Firmware Update downloads can be done only through So, it is very frustrating when not working error shows again and again. The main reasons for this error are IP address and browser cache issues. Follow the steps given below to gain access to

  1. Make sure the router has an uninterrupted power supply.
  2. Use router default IP address rather than the web address.
  3. Check the internet connection.
  4. Reboot the router, modem and computer.
  5. Download the latest router firmware update.
  6. Clear browser cache, cookies and history.
  7. Confirm that Ethernet cable doesn’t have cuts in it.
  8. Use another web browser.

That’s how you can get rid of not working issue. In case the error message continues to appear, don’t hesitate to take professionals’ help on 1-888-884-6940 (toll-free).

Q6: How do I reset NETGEAR Router to default factory settings?

After resetting NETGEAR Router, all the changed settings will be lost. These settings include your network name or SSID, username, password, firewall settings, security settings and much more.

Resetting process is very easy. All you have to do is simply press the reset button on router. But before getting started with the process, make sure NETGEAR Router is turned on and receiving proper power supply from wall plug. If any step during the reset process causes a trouble for you, get connected with technicians at 1-888-884-6940. Having years of experience, our tech engineers derive troubleshooting techniques which are not only efficient but also pretty fast.

Q7: How do I secure my wireless network?

NETGEAR Router comes with WPA or WPA2 security to make a strong network. But you have to set up these security levels through settings. Walk through the instructions below to secure your wireless network:

  1. Go to webpage.
  2. Enter login details to proceed further.
  3. On the basic home page, choose WPA option.
  4. Enter the password.
  5. Re-type the new password.

Now, your network is password protected. For technical assistance in securing your wireless network, call us at 1-888-884-6940 to speak to experts and get prompt solutions.

Q8: How to update NETGEAR Router Firmware?

NETGEAR introduces new firmware versions from time to time. New updates come with the performance improvements and additional security features. When you log in to, a message will appear at the very top of screen if new update is available. Just click on that message and download the new firmware update.

After downloading, unzip the file and install it with a great care. If you face any issue while updating the firmware, get connected with highly-experienced technicians at toll-free number 1-888-884-6940. We are 24×7 available to help you out.