Netgear Smart Wifi Router Ac1200 R6200 V2 Setup

 Netgear Smart Wifi Router Ac1200 R6200 V2 Setup

The Netgear Smart WiFi AC1200 R6200 V2 router broadcasts Wi-Fi signals with a better range and speed. This router is suitable for homes with eight or more wireless devices. To know the procedure for the Netgear smart wifi router Ac1200 R6200 v2 setup, refer to the simple steps given on this page.

Step 1 - Unpack your Netgear router

  • Take out your router from the box.
  • Check if the following contents are included in the router box.
  • AC power adapter
  • Ethernet cable
  • Installation guide

Step 2 - Position your Netgear router

  • Place the router near an AC power outlet.
  • Make sure to place the router away from any electrical devices and large metal surfaces.

Step 3 - Connect your modem

  • Connect your modem's rear port to a wall outlet and get connected to DSL or cable Internet.
  • Plug the modem's power cable into an electrical socket.

Step 4 - Connection between the router and modem

  • Connect an end of your Ethernet cable to the router's WAN port.
  • Plug the Ethernet cable's other end into the modem's rear port.

Step 5 - Connect the router

  • Use an AC power adapter for establishing a connection between the router and an electrical outlet.
  • Wait until the Netgear router turns on. Check if the Power and Wi-Fi LEDs stay lit and move on to next steps to get Netgear smart wifi router Ac1200 R6200 v2 setup.

Step 6 - Connect your computer

  • Use an Ethernet cable for connecting the router's LAN port to the computer's Ethernet port.
  • Alternatively, turn on the Wi-Fi feature on your computer. Select the Wi-Fi network name and enter the Wi-Fi password of your Netgear Smart WiFi router AC1200 R6200v2 router correctly.

Step 7 - Netgear genie setup

  • Open the Internet browser on your computer.
  • If you are accessing the router for the first time, the Netgear genie page opens automatically when the browser is launched.
  • Note: If you do not see the Netgear genie page, access the router's login page. Enter admin in the Username field and type password in the Password field. Click Login or Sign in to access the router's page.
  • On the Configuring the Internet Connection screen, select the Yes option and click Next.
  • Proceed with the on-screen instructions to set up the Netgear Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 R6200 V2 router.

Step 8 - Configure the router settings

  • When prompted, upgrade the router's firmware.
  • Now, you can see the router's dashboard.
  • You can customize the Netgear router's settings, like changing the router's login details or wireless network details.

Finally, you have completed the Netgear smart wifi router Ac1200 R6200 v2 setup.

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