2019-01-24 Uncategorized 0

You can access your Netgear router by logging into the router web interface using http://www.routerlogin.net and http://www.routerlogin.com  web address. Netgear also provides you the facility to access your router remotely using Netgear Genie app. Netgear Genie app allow you to manage and change wireless settings, guest access, traffic meter, and parental control as well. Sometimes when you try accessing your router web interface using http://www.routerlogin.net and http://www.routerlogin.com for the first time, your browser will not be able to open the web interface for login authentication. In that case, you can try accessing your router using static IP address 192.168.0.1.

How I can set up my Netgear Wi-Fi range extender using manual set up?

Let’s see how you can connect to your Netgear Wi-Fi extender using manual set up after the Netgear set up has already been successfully connected to the router and obtained a valid IP address.

You can follow the below mentioned steps to connect Wi-Fi range extender to set up manually:

    • Connect your computer to Netgear Wi-Fi extender via Ethernet cable.
    • Login to web interface using http://myWiFiext.net.
    • You will be directed to the login authentication page.
    • Enter default login credentials.
    • The default username is admin.
    • The default password is password.
    • Once you have successfully logged in.

 

  • Go to Setup>wireless settings.

 

  • Under the Security option field, check the value in the password.

Note: change the password if it does not match your router password. Change it so that it matches.

 

  • Clicks apply to save settings.
  • Reconnect your Wi-Fi device to the Wi-Fi extender.

 

How I can set up my Netgear router using set up wizard?

It is a very easy process to set up your Netgear router using the smart wizard set up. You can follow the below-mentioned steps to set up my Netgear router using smart wizard set up:

  • You need to connect your modem to the internet port of the NETGEAR router and your computer to the LAN ports.
  • Power off the router, computer, and modem.
  • Power on all the devices again.
  • Open a web browser using a computer that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Log in into your router.
  • If you have successfully logged in, select Setup wizard.
  • It will open up a setup wizard screen display.
  • Click yes and then click next.
  • The set up wizard automatically detects the type of internet connection.
  • For a wired connection, it detects the dynamic IP.
  • Click next. Let your router save the settings.
  • If you want to check whether you are connected to your router or not.
  • Select Router Status under Maintenance.
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routerlogin net

How I can log in into my Netgear router using http://www.routerlogin.net or http://www.routerlogin.com?

You need to log in into your Netgear router to access your router. http://www.routerlogin.net and http://www.routerlogin.com is the web address that is used to access the Netgear router.

 

  • Open your web browser from a computer that is connected to your router network.

 

  • Type https://www.routerlogin.net or https://www.routerlogin.com in the address bar.
  • Press enter.
  • It will direct you to login authentication page with two field user name and password.
  • Enter the credentials.
  • The default user name is admin.
  • The default password is password.
  • Enter credentials in the respective fields.
  • Press enter.
  • If you are login is successful, It will direct you to a BASIC home page.

 

 

Note: Enter the updated credentials if you have changed the username and password of your router.

Using static IP address 192.168.0.1

Sometimes when you try to access the web interface for the first time using https://www.routerlogin.net or https://www.routerlogin.com for the first time then you can try accessing the web page using 192.168.0.1.

Netgear Genie login

Netgear Genie login

How I can access my Netgear router remotely?

Netgear Genie app also allows you to access your router remotely. You can follow the below mentioned steps to log in into your Netgear Genie app:

    • Install Netgear Genie app on your computer.
    • Go to https://www.netgear.com/home/discover/apps/genie.aspx to download an app on your desktop.
    • Once it is successfully downloaded the app on your desktop.
    • Go to downloads and double click the file.
    • Go to Router Settings.
    • Select Remote Access for login as.
    • Go and click on the Signup button to create your Netgear Genie app account.
    • Fill all the fields with information.
    • Click create button.
    • Once you successfully created your account.
    • You will receive a confirmation email from Netgear support team.
    • Open up your email.
    • Click on the confirmation email.
    • Confirm your email ID.
    • Open Netgear Genie app again.
    • Login using credentials that you have just created.

 

  • Click on the ok button to register a device

 

  • Once you have register process for the device is completed.
  • Click Logout.
  • Use your remote computer and open Netgear genie app
  • Select Remote access then enter the credentials that you have created earlier.
  • A cloud icon will show up that means that you are remotely managing features of the router, once you have successfully logged in.
  • You can now manage Wireless settings, Guest access, and Traffic meter, and Parental control, Reboot options from your Netgear Genie app.

 

 

How I can change the Wi-Fi network name and password of my Netgear router?

Netgear gives you an option to update Wi-Fi name and password as well. You can follow the below mentioned steps to update the Wi-Fi network name and password of your Netgear router:

  • Open a web browser of your choice from a computer that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type https://www.routerlogin.net or https://www.routerlogin.com in the address bar of your web browser.
  • Hit enter.
  • It will open up a login dashboard screen.
  • Enter the values of username and admin in the respective fields.
  • Enter the default credentials in both the fields.
  • The default value for the username is admin.
  • The default value for the password is password.
  • Press enter.
  • On the home page screen, select Wireless option.
  • Enter the name that you want to use for network name in SSID text field.
  • Enter the new password in the Password field.
  • Click on the apply button.
  • Your settings are saved.

The above-mentioned can be used to update the password or network name of Netgear nighthawk x10, Netgear Nighthawak X8 R8500, Netgear Pro gaming and all the other Netgear series.

How I can change or update the password of my Netgear router admin?

Netgear router comes with default admin login credentials that are admin and password for user name and password but Netgear gives authority to end users to change or reset their admin router passwords. You can change the password by using the below-mentioned steps:

  • Open a web browser from computer or smart device that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type https://www.routerlogin.net or https://www.routerlogin.com in the address bar of your web browser.
  • Alternatively, you can also try accessing the web page using 192.168.0.1.
  • Hit enter.
  • It will open up a login dashboard screen.
  • Enter user name and password credentials.
  • The default credentials for user name is admin.
  • The default value for the password is password.
  • Press enter.
  • Once you have successfully logged into your router, it will open up a BASIC home page screen.
  • Select ADVANCED > Administration > Set Password.
  • Type an old password.
  • Type new password twice.
  • If you want to keep the password recovery feature on so that you can recover the password in the future, click on the check to recover your password in the future.
  • Click on the apply button.
  • Now, your settings are saved.

You can use the newly updated credentials to login into your router.

How I can update the firmware of my Netgear router using the check button?

It is always highly recommended to update the firmware on your NETGEAR products whenever new firmware becomes available as these often fix bugs, contains new features, and protects you from security vulnerabilities.

You can update the firmware of your Netgear router manually or using the check button.

Let’s see how we can update the firmware of Netgear router using the check button.

    • Open a web browser from a computer that is connected to your router network.
    • Enter https://www.routerlogin.net or https://www.routerlogin.com  in the web address.
    • Press enter.
    • Enter the user name and the password.
    • The default credential for user name is admin.
    • The default value of the password is password.
    • Go to Advanced > Administration.

 

  • There will be an option available firmware update or router update.

 

  • Click firmware update.

 

 

  • Select check.
  • It will start looking for the new update if any new update for the Netgear router is available.
  • If any new information is available regarding the update or new version of firmware is available, it will display a message asking for your permission if you want to install it or download it.
  • Click Yes.
  • The router will download the firmware and start the update.

How I can recover the forgotten password of my Netgear router admin?

You can recover the Netgear router admin password but it’s only possible to recover the password if you have enabled the password recovery check. To recover the password of Netgear Nighthawk X10, Netgear R6800, Netgear X R500 Pro gaming, you can follow the below mentioned steps:

  • Open a web browser of your choice from a computer or smart device that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type http://www.routerlogin.net and http://www.routerlogin.net in your web address.
  • Hit enter.
  • It will open up a new window that is login authentication screen.
  • If you have enabled the password recovery option earlier then you will be prompted to enter a serial number of your router.
  • You can find a serial number of your router from the label of your router.
  • Enter that serial number.
  • Click on the continue button.
  • It will open up a new screen requesting the answer to your security questions
  • Enter security answers.
  • Click continue button.
  • A screen will display to reset your router.
  • Type the new password.
  • Select and type answers for your new security questions.
  • Click the next button.
  • You have successfully reset your password.
  • Click on the login page and now you can log in to your Netgear Nighthawk X10, Netgear R6800, Netgear X R500 Pro gaming.

How I can troubleshoot login access errors?

 

  • Check the web address and make sure that you are using correct web address and user name and password.

 

  • Web address: routerlogin.net and routerlogin.com,
  • The default user name is admin.
  • The default password is password.
  • If you are still not able to access the web page, try clearing your web browser cache.

 

 

Note: Using a new web browser can also help you to resolve this issue.

 

  • If you are not able to access the web interface using routerlogin.net and routerlogin.com, you can try accessing the web interface using the static IP address that is 192.168.0.1

 

  • If you are still not able to access your router web interface, then try using different methods for e.g. wired Ethernet connection, different wireless connections, or attempt access with a different device (phone, tablet, laptop, desktop, etc.).
  • Make sure you are not connected to multiple wired or wireless networks, VPN, or a corporate connection; the router login page may not work. This problem can be solved by disconnecting from all the wireless and wired connection and by connecting to Netgear router only.