NETGEAR Router Setup

Setting up a NETGEAR Router is very easy and once you have got the router and are connected to it, configuring the router is just a few minutes away. You can follow this quick guide to easily set up your NETGEAR Router.

  1. Plugin the ethernet cable at back of your NETGEAR router and power it on.
  2. Now connect to internet over WiFi and open your web browser and head over to or

  3. A login page will appear. Enter the default username and password. The default username is admin and the default password is password.

  4. Once you log in, go to Internet from menu > Setup Wizard > New Connection and follow the NETGEAR Genie to configure your router.
  5. If “PPPoE DSL Internet Connection Detected” then ask your ISP for the Username and Password.
  6. Once your router is configured then internet connection status will turn GOOD.
  7. Now visit the Wireless section to configure your Wi-Fi Network.
  8. Select an SSID (name) for your Wi-Fi Network and select a suitable password under Security Options (WPA2-PSK) Passphrase:
  9. Apply the changes and you’re now all done setting up your NETGEAR Router.