Netgear R6900 - Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router User Manual (en)

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WARNING:
To avoid the risk of corrupting the firmware, do not interrupt the upload. For example,
do not close the browser, click a link, or load a new page. Do not turn off the router.
Wait until the router finishes restarting and the Power LED turns solid white.
A progress bar shows the progress of the firmware upload process. The firmware upload process takes several
minutes. When the upload is complete, your router restarts.
9.
Verify that the router runs the new firmware version:
a.
Launch a web browser from a computer or WiFi device that is connected to the network.
b.
Enter http://www.routerlogin.net.
A login window opens.
c.
Enter the router user name and password.
The user name is admin. The default password is password. The user name and password are
case-sensitive.
The BASIC Home page displays. The version firmware is stated in the top right, under the Logout button.
Change the admin Password
You can change the default password that is used to log in to the router with the user name admin. This password
is not the one that you use for WiFi access.
Be sure to change the password for the user name admin to a secure password. The ideal
password contains no dictionary words from any language and contains uppercase and
lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols. It can be up to 30 characters.
Note
To set the password for the user name admin:
1.
Launch a web browser from a computer or WiFi device that is connected to the network.
2.
Enter http://www.routerlogin.net.
A login window opens.
3.
Enter the router user name and password.
The user name is admin. The default password is password. The user name and password are case-sensitive.
The BASIC Home page displays.
Manage the Router and Monitor the Traffic
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Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router Model R6900