4. Select Guest Network.
5. Enable the guest network and configure its WiFi settings as described in the following table.
Wireless Network (2.4GHz b/g/n)
By default, the guest WiFi network is disabled. To enable the guest WiFi network for the 2.4
GHz WiFi band, select the Enable Guest Network check box.
Enable Guest Network
By default, the modem router broadcasts its SSID of the 2.4 GHz WiFi band so that WiFi stations
can detect the WiFi name (SSID) in their scanned network lists. To turn off the SSID broadcast
for the 2.4 GHz WiFi band for the guest WiFi network, clear the Enable SSID Broadcast check
Enable SSID Broadcast
By default, WiFi clients that are connected to the 2.4 GHz WiFi band of the guest WiFi network
cannot access WiFi devices or Ethernet devices that are connected to the main WiFi network.
To allow access to the main WiFi network, select the Allow guests to see each other and
access my local network check box.
Allow guests to see each
other and access my local
The SSID is the 2.4 GHz WiFi band name. If you did not change the SSID, the default SSID
displays, which is NETGEAR-Guest.
To change the SSID in the 2.4 GHz WiFi band for the guest WiFi network, enter a 32-character
(maximum), case-sensitive name in this field.
Guest Wireless Network
Manage the Basic WiFi Network Settings
Nighthawk X4S AC2600 WiFi VDSL/ADSL Modem Router Model D7800