USB Device Requirements
The modem router works with most USB-compliant external flash and hard drives. For the most up-to-date
list of USB devices that the modem router supports, visit kbserver.netgear.com/readyshare.
Some USB external hard drives and flash drives require you to load the drivers onto the computer before
the computer can access the USB device. Such USB devices do not work with the modem router.
The modem router supports the following file system types for full read/write access:
•NTFS with compression format enabled
The modem router supports the following file system types with read-only access:
Connect a USB Device to the Modem Router
ReadySHARE lets you access and share a USB device that is connected to a USB port on the modem
router. (If your USB device uses special drivers, it is not compatible.) One USB port is on the left side panel
of the modem router and another is on the right side panel.
Each side panel provides one USB 3.0 port. The left side panel contains USB port 1. The right side panel
contains USB port 2.
Figure 8. USB port on the modem router
Share a Storage Device
Nighthawk AC1900 WiFi VDSL/ADSL Modem Router Model D7000v2