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

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The router lists many default services and applications that you can use in outbound rules. You can also add an
outbound firewall rule for a custom service or application.
For information about blocking specific keywords, URLs, or sites, see 
 on page
79. This type of blocking is another aspect of the outbound firewall. For information about inbound firewall rules,
see 
 on page 219.
Service blocking means the same thing as applying outbound firewall rules.
Note
Add an Outbound Firewall Rule
You can add an outbound firewall rule to prevent access to a specific service or application on the Internet.
To add an outbound firewall rule:
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 > Security > Block Services.
5.
In the Services Blocking section, specify how the router applies outbound rules:
Per Schedule. Use keyword blocking according to a schedule that you set.
For more information, see 
 on page
88.
Always. Use keyword blocking continuously.
Control Access to the Internet
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Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router Model R6900