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

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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. See 
 on page 187.
Note
To set up remote management:
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.
4.
Select ADVANCED > Advanced Setup > Remote Management.
5.
Select the Turn Remote Management On check box.
6.
In the Allow Remote Access By section, specify the external IP addresses to be allowed to access the router’s
remote management.
For enhanced security, restrict access to as few external IP addresses as practical.
Note
Select one of the following radio buttons and configure the options accordingly:
To allow access from a single IP address on the Internet, select the Only This Computer radio button. Enter
the IP address to be allowed access.
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Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router Model R6900