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Today We Will Learn How to Lock And Secure Your Netgear Wireless Router And Prevent All Unauthorized Access. We, Will, Provide You Complete Guide Given Almost every scenario Where You Might Need Our Help.

Secure Netgear Router –

Friends We Have Spend Weeks On This Topic And We Understood Why People Face Problem With Their Wireless Security. Please Read it Till Last To Understand The Router Security And We Promise You At The End You Will Have Your Secured And Protected.
Let’s Just Call Out Few Situations Where You Might Need To Change Or Setup New Password to Your Netgear Wireless Router.

  • Do You See Yellow exclamation mark on Your network Name?
  • Are Your Neighbours Are Trying to Steal Your Internet?
  • Too Many People Know The Wireless Password And You Would Like to Change That Etc.

Let’s Go And Try to Secure Netgear Wireless Router.

Understand The Home Wireless Router Security –

Before We Tell You How to Protect Your Netgear Router We Would Like You to Choose Which Security Do You Actually Want –

Dear Friends Its Essential That You Understand The Difference Between Security For Router And Wireless.

Netgear Router Password – This is Where Most Of the People Get Confused And Spend Hours Wondering And Resetting The Netgear Router, Again and Again,

Please Understand There is Difference Between Router Password And Wireless Password For the Same Router. You Can Lock The Router Settings And Prevent Anyone Accessing Your Netgear Router Dashboard. This Security Has Nothing to Do With Your Netgear Wireless Network Security.

Netgear Router password Can Prevent Anyone From Your Home Accessing And Changing the setting of Your Router.

Netgear Wireless Network Password – Wireless Security Or Call it Wireless Password Protects Any unwanted Person From Outside to Get Internet Connectivity From Your Router. With Netgear Wireless Password You Can Access The Internet But You Can’t Access The Netgear Router Administrative Settings.

Got Confused ??

No Problem You Must be Wondering Which Security Do I Need?

We, Will, Say Both Because You Need to Lock Your Router And Wireless Network Both In Order to Secure Netgear Wireless Router.

Let us Get Started And Secure Your Netgear Wireless Network First Then We Will Also Guide You To Put an Administrator Password  For Netgear Router.

Setup Password For Netgear Wireless Network –

  • First Connect Your Computer To Router Using Cable If You are Already Not Connected Using Wireless Connection to Your Netgear Router.
  • Open your Internet Browser Like Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, internet explorer etc And Type or You Can Try to Login Netgear Dashboard.
  • If You Find it Hard to Do Try Routerlogin.net to Access Netgear Router Console.
  • Default Username is = admin And Password = password

setup netgear wireless router

Read More: How to Login Netgear Wireless Router | www.Routerlogin.net

  • After You Have Login Your Netgear Router Please go to Wireless Setup Under Setup.
  • Please Type Your  SSID (Network Name) As You Would Like to Change it Or Else You Can Leave it Default Whatever it is.

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  • Go to Security Options And Select Recommended WPA2-PSK (AES) As Your You Security Encryption Type. Blow That Under Passphrase  Put  Your Password As You Like. Make Sure You make a Complex Password.
  • Save the Settings And Restart Your Router And Computer.

Congrats You Netgear Router Should Be Secured Now. Yo, Will,l Need the password That You Just Setup In Order to Get Internet From Netgear Wireless Router.

Please Right, it Somewhere And Keep It Safe So You Don’t Forget it After Some time.

Folks After You have Secured And Protected Your Netgear Router It is Best If You Can Take a Minutes to Lock Your Router Administration So No Other Person Can Change the Settings Of Your Netgear Router.

Follow These Steps to Setup Password On Netgear Dashboard –

Lock Netgear Router Dashboard –

We Are Going to Help You Secure Your Netgear Router Settings And Lock The Admin Panel With a password. Just Follow The Steps

  • Login To Your Netgear Router As We Have Given Steps Above  And Go to The Netgear Setup page.
  • Go to Under Maintenance And Click On Set a Password.

set a password in netegear router

  • Default  Old Password is = password Choose the New Password as You Wish And Confirm it again
  • Click On Apply And Wait For 30 seconds After that Restart Your Router
  • Your Router should be Locked Now And Your Router is Fully Protected.

In Any Case, If You Face Trouble Please Reset Netgear Wireless Router 

We Hope this Did Help You. Please Comment Below And Let us Know if You Need Help with Your Netgear Router.

Good Luck