d. Select ADVANCED > Setup Wizard.
The Setup Wizard page displays.
e. Click the Next button.
f. During the Internet connection setup process, follow the prompts and provide
the required PPPoE, L2TP, or PPTP information.
The Internet LED lights solid green when the access point/router is connected
to the Internet.
g. When you are prompted, change your admin password for local login and
set up password recovery.
The BASIC Home page displays. You can now change the router settings and
other settings of the access point/router.
11. Clear the cache of your browser.
In router mode, the access point/router functions with a different IP address than in
access point mode. Clearing the cache of your browser might prevent website
If you experience connectivity problems, see one of the following sections:
•Router mode: You cannot log in to the access point/router on page 247
•Router mode: Manually set up the access point/router Internet connection on
•Router mode: You cannot access the Internet on page 248
•Troubleshoot Internet browsing on page 251
Log in to the access point/router when it is
connected to the Internet
After you connected to the access point/router and logged in for the first time (see
Connect the access point/router to your existing router and log in for the first time on
page 17), you can log in again.
If the access point/router is connected to the Internet, you must use the registered email
address and password for your NETGEAR account.
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