Disabled by default. You can type ftp://readyshare.routerlogin.net/shares to access
the USB storage device within the access point/router network and download or upload
files. In this URL, readyshare is the name that is specified in the Network/Device Name
field. If you change the name in the Network/Device Name field from readyshare to
another name, the link changes accordingly.
You can also click the link that is shown in the Link column. The fixed port is number is
21. You can enable password protection by selecting the Admin Password Protection
Disabled by default. If you enable this feature, remote users can type ftp://<public IP
address>/shares to access the USB storage device over the Internet and download or
upload files. <public IP address> is the external or public IP address that is assigned to
the access point/router (for example, 22.214.171.124).
The default port is number 21, which you can change. Password protection is enabled
If you set up Dynamic DNS, you can also type a URL domain name. For example, if your
domain name is MyName and you use the NETGEAR DDNS server, you can type
ftp://MyName.mynetgear.com to access the USB storage device over the Internet
and download or upload files.
FTP (via internet)
9. Click the Apply button.
Your settings are saved.
Enable FTP access within the access
File Transfer Protocol (FTP) lets you download (receive) and upload (send) large files
Note: For information about using FTP to access a USB storage device through the
Internet, see Router mode: Use FTP to access a storage device over the Internet on
User Manual176Share a USB Storage Device
Attached to the Access
AC2000 802.11ac Wireless Access Point/Router WAC124