HOW TO CONFIGURE NETGEAR ROUTER USING NIGHTHAWK APP?
Netgear Nighthawk app is one of the easiest ways to configure
the Netgear Nighthawk Router. Install the application and configure your
router. You can download the app from Apple and Play store for Android / IOS.
Steps to Configure the Netgear Nighthawk Router using Nighthawk app as:-
(i) Make sure the Ethernet Cable should be connected from Modem to your Netgear Nighthawk Router into the internet slot. Power on the Modem and Netgear Nighthawk Router and make sure the lights are on.
(ii) Select your SSID and enter the wireless password on the app. Then go to Settings on the phone > wireless > Connect to your Wifi Network of your Netgear Nighthawk Router.
Note: Your router’s WiFi network name (SSID) and network key (password) are on the router label.
(iii) Once connected the app will automatically detect the router.
(iv) Create your wireless settings and answer the security questions.
(v) Click Finish.
Alternatively, you can access the Netgear Router login webpage using web address www.routerlogin.net or www.routerlogin.com or IP address 192.168.1.1, in case of Netgear cable or DSL modems you can use IP address 192.168.0.1.
NETGEAR FIRMWARE UPDATE USING NIGHTHAWK APP :
It is recommended to update Netgear router firmware to avoid security vulnerability issues as well as obtain optimal router performance, Netgear Nighthawk firmware can be updated using Netgear nighthawk app
Step 1: Connect your device with the Netgear router network wirelessly.
Step 2: Download the Netgear Nighthawk app from the app store or from the Google play store in the case of Android devices.
Step 3: Open Netgear Nighthawk app, log in to your account, select router settings option, click on check for firmware updates option.
Step 4: Follow on-screen instructions to complete the firmware update process.
NOTE: You can also update Netgear router firmware using Netgear Router default web address www.routerlogin.net or www.routerlogin.com or Netgear router IP address 192.168.1.1.