ROUTERLOGIN.NET – LOGIN :
Routerlogin.net redirects you to an IP address 192.168.1.1 in case of Netgear routers and Netgear modem. http://www.routerlogin.net redirects you to an IP address 192.168.0.1. http://www.routerlogin.net is default web address to access Netgear Router login webpage alternatively you can also use Netgear router default IP address 192.168.1.1 when routerlogin.net not working or routerlogin.net refused to connect. In case of Netgear modems, you can use IP address 192.168.0.1. The default username and password for login in case of Netgear products is admin and password all in lower case.
Netgear Nighthawk Router Setup / Login :
Step 1: Connect external antennas to your Netgear nighthawk product, in case of tri-band routers, in some cases, where three external antennas are provided, the position first and the third antenna at 45 degrees each and the center antenna at 90 degrees.
Step 2: Disconnect the existing router if any and connect new Netgear Nighthawk router with power adapter, press the power button, wait for the lights to turn solid white on Netgear Nighthawk router.
Step 3: Connect the Ethernet RJ 45 cable between the Netgear Nighthawk router wan slot and your internet service provider modem, then connect an additional Ethernet cable from Netgear LAN slot to your computer / pc.
Step 4: Restart your Netgear router and internet service provider modem for 10 seconds, wait for the lights to turn solid white on Netgear Nighthawk router and internet company modem.
Step 5: open a web browser and type http://www.routerlogin.net in the address bar of your browser, a Netgear genie smart setup screen will appear, select your Netgear nighthawk mode either to router mode or access point mode
Step 6: Select your internet connection type i.e cable, static, DHCP or PPPoE connection, in case of PPPoE connections, you need to enter username and password as provided to you by your internet company
Step 7: Download Netgear genie application and Netgear readyshare application, customize your wireless Netgear settings, then click apply and save.
Step 8: Reconnect your wireless devices with a new network name SSID and wifi password.
NETGEAR ROUTER FIRMWARE UPGRADE :
To fix security vulnerability and for maximum performance and vulnerability make sure your router firmware is up to date, to update Netgear router firmware connect an ethernet cable from LAN slot of Netgear Nighthawk router to your computer, open a web browser and type http://routerlogin.net in address bar of your browser, use username and password as admin and password, Netgear genie smart setup screen GUI will appear ,click on advanced option >>administration option >>click on firmware upgrade option >>you can either download Netgear firmware file from Netgear download centre >>extract .imgfile, then click on firmware upgrade option .updating Netgear router firmware will not only fix security vulnerability issues but also will enhance router overall wireless capability ,it is recommended to update Netgear router firmware to avoid interference issues, to fix speed issues, to fix security bugs if any .
NETGEAR NIGHTHAWK ROUTERS FEATURES :
- BEAMFORMING HI TECH TECHNOLOGY
- MULTI MIMO TECHNOLOGY
- WIFI PROTECTED SETUP WPS PUSH BUTTON SETUP
- TRI-BAND TECHNOLOGY
- NETGEAR GENIE APPLICATION
- READYSHARE APPLICATION
- DMZ FIREWALL
- PARENTAL CONTROLS.
- ADD OR BLOCK DEVICES USING MAC ADDRESS
- CUSTOM MTU SETUP
- PORT TRIGGERING FEATURE
- REMOTE MANAGEMENT FEATURE
- WIRELESS REPEATER FEATURE
- DYNAMIC QUALITY OF SERVICE