To change the system mode to router mode or back to access point mode:
1. Open a web browser from a computer or mobile device that is connected to the
access point/router network.
2. Enter http://www.routerlogin.net in the address field.
If you are not connected to the access point/router network but to the same network
as the access point/router, enter the IP address that is assigned to the access
point/router. If you do not know the IP address, see Find the IP address of the access
point/router on page 29.
The Sign-In page displays. You are prompted to sign in with your NETGEAR account.
If the access point/router is not connected to the Internet, you are prompted to sign
in with the local login credentials (see Log in to the access point/router when it is
not connected to the Internet on page 28).
3. Click the Login button.
The NETGEAR Account Login page displays.
4. Enter your registered email address and password and click the LOG IN button.
The BASIC Home page displays.
5. Select ADVANCED > Advanced Setup > Wireless Access Point.
The Wireless Access Point page displays.
6. Specify the system mode by doing one of the following:
•Select the Enable Access Point Mode radio button to let the access point/router
function in access point mode.
•Clear the Enable Access Point Mode radio button to let the access point/router
function in router mode.
Note: When you change the system mode from router mode to access point mode,
the features that are specific to router mode (see About router mode on page 22)
are reset to factory default settings.
7. Click the Apply button.
Your settings are saved. The access point/router restarts in the new system mode.
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