Get Started with NETGEAR genie
A750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router JR6150
•Wireless network key or password. Your router is preset with a unique wireless
network name (SSID) and password for wireless access. This information is on the
NETGEAR genie Setup
NETGEAR genie runs on any computer or device with a web browser. It is the easiest way to
set up the router because it automates many of the steps and verifies that those steps have
been successfully completed. It takes about 15 minutes to complete.
To use NETGEAR genie to set up your router:
1. Turn the router on by pressing the On/Off button, if not done yet.
2. Make sure that your device is connected with an Ethernet cable (wired) or wirelessly (with
the preset security settings listed on the product label) to your router.
3. Launch your Internet browser in one of the following ways:
•The first time you set up the Internet connection for your router, the browser
automatically goes to http://www.routerlogin.net, and the NETGEAR genie screen
•If you already used the NETGEAR genie, type http://www.routerlogin.net in the
address field for your browser to display the NETGEAR genie screen. See Use
NETGEAR genie after Installation on page 17.
4. Follow the onscreen instructions to complete NETGEAR genie setup.
NETGEAR genie guides you through connecting the router to the Internet.
5. If the browser cannot display the web page, do the following:
•Make sure that the computer is connected to the LAN Ethernet port or wirelessly to
•Make sure that the router is running. If it is, its Wireless LEDs are lit.
•Close and reopen the browser to make sure that the browser does not cache the
•Browse to http://routerlogin.net.
•If the computer is set to a static or fixed IP address (this situation is uncommon),
change it to obtain an IP address automatically from the router.
6. If the router does not connect to the Internet, do the following:
a. To be sure that you have selected the correct options and typed everything correctly,
review the router’s settings.
b. Contact your ISP to verify that you have the correct configuration information for
your main Internet connection.
c. Read Chapter 9, Troubleshooting.