Here are some of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) answered:

  1. How do I login to my Netgear Router?
    You can login to your Netgear router using web domain name.
  2. Can I manually update the firmware on my router?
    Yes, you can download the firmware from NETGEAR Download Center and update it manually. It is recommended that the firmware update isn’t downloaded from any third party websites.
  3. What is the default username for my Netgear router?
    The default username is “admin” and the default password is “password” for most Netgear routers.
  4. What is the default IP address for my Netgear router?
    The default IP address for most of the Netgear routers is
  5. What color should be the power light on my Netgear router?
    The color of the power light must be either green or white in newer models.
  6. Can I setup different passwords for my Guest Networks?
    Yes, you can set up different passwords for all your Guest Networks.
  7. Can I change the default password for my Netgear router?
    Yes, you can change the default username and password for your Netgear router.
  8. How can I block inappropriate content on my Netgear router?
    You can block any inappropriate website or content or limit access to the internet for any device using the advanced Parental Control feature of the Netgear router.
  9. Can I leave my router on indefinitely?
    Yes, you can choose to leave your Netgear router on for as long as you like.
  10. What is
    The web domain name is the web address which is recognized by the router and translated so that the user is redirected to the router’s login page.