Manage the WiFi Network Settings
AC1600 WiFi VDSL/ADSL Modem Router Model D6400
5. Enable the guest network and configure its WiFi settings as described in the following table.
Wireless Network (2.4GHz b/g/n) - Profile
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.
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 box.
Allow guests to
see each other
and access my
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.
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.
If you want 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.