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

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a.
From the Apple menu, select System Preferences.
The System Preferences page displays.
b.
Select Energy Saver.
The Energy Saver page displays.
c.
Click the Power Adapter tab.
d.
Select the Wake for Wi-Fi network access check box.
e.
Click the back arrow to save the changes and exit the page.
5.
Modify your security settings:
a.
From the System Preferences page, select Security & Privacy.
The Security & Privacy page displays.
b.
Click the Advanced button at the bottom of the page.
If the Advanced button is grayed out, click the lock icon so that you can change the settings.
c.
Clear the Log out after minutes of inactivity check box.
d.
Click the OK button.
Your settings are saved.
Use Time Machine to Back Up Onto a Storage Device
You can use Time Machine to back up your Mac computers onto a USB hard disk drive (HDD) that is connected to
the router’s USB ports.
To back up your Mac onto a USB HDD:
1.
Prepare your USB HDD with a compatible format and partitions.
2.
3.
Connect your USB HDD to the router’s USB port.
4.
If your USB device uses a power supply, connect it.
You must use the power supply when you connect the USB device to the router.
When you connect the storage device to the router’s port, it might take up to two minutes before it is ready for
sharing. By default, the device is available to all computers on your local area network (LAN).
5.
On a Mac computer that is connected to the network, launch Finder and select Go > Connect to Server.
The Connect to Server window displays.
6.
Type smb://routerlogin.net and click the Connect button.
7.
When prompted, select the Registered User radio button.
Share a Storage Device Attached to the Router
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Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router Model R6900