Do I need to create a NETGEAR account?

You do not need to have any kind of “Account” with netgear for this to work. You also don’t need to be connected to the internet to set it up. You only need to have a PC available with a local area network connection (wireless or wired) that can connect to the access point to view the setup page.

How do I register my NETGEAR Orbi?

To register your product on MyNETGEAR:
  1. Visit
  2. Enter your Email Address and Password.
  3. Click Login.
  4. In the sidebar, click Register a Product.
  5. Enter your product’s Serial Number. For more information:
  6. Enter the Date Of Purchase.
  7. Click Register. Your product is now registered to your MyNETGEAR account.

Why does NETGEAR Need an account?

Here are some of the benefits of creating a NETGEAR account: Receive important security updates for your products. Easily register your product and activate its warranty. Enable remote management for secure access to your router from anywhere.

Is NETGEAR WiFi good?

Netgear has long been a name associated with quality internet, and indeed some of the best Netgear routers also make up the list of the overall best Wi-Fi routers.

Is NETGEAR a Internet provider?

NETGEAR is not an Internet service provider (ISP). To access the Internet from your cable modem or modem router, purchase an Internet plan with a cable service provider.

How much does NETGEAR cost per month?

The premium features included with Circle on NETGEAR cost $4.99 USD a month and are billed through your Apple or Google Play Store ID. You can also subscribe to our yearly $49.99 option to save 20% on your subscription.

How do I log into my NETGEAR account?

To log in to your NETGEAR router with a web browser: Launch a web browser from a device that is connected to your router’s network. Enter or in the address bar. The router login window displays.

What is NETGEAR do?

How do I get Netgear WiFi?

Netgear, Inc. is a multinational computer networking company based in San Jose, California, with offices in about 25 other countries. It produces networking hardware for consumers, businesses, and service providers. The company operates in three business segments: retail, commercial, and as a service provider.

What is Netgear router username and password?

It is possible to access your router’s settings without an Internet connection, but you will need a direct connection with the router. Although you can set up the connection with the router wirelessly, it is easier and more reliable to use an Ethernet cable in case you need to change any of the wireless settings.

Do you have to pay monthly for Netgear WiFi?

When you buy a new NETGEAR router, it is configured with factory default settings. When you use the local web address to access your router’s web interface, the user name is admin and the default password is password.

How do I test my Netgear router?

With your own cable modem, you get the best internet speeds and compatibility with major internet service providers without having to pay monthly fees.

Can’t connect to my NETGEAR router?

Launch an Internet browser and type into the address bar.
  1. Enter the router user name and password when prompted.
  2. Click OK.
  3. Select Wireless.
  4. Enter your new network name in the Name (SSID) field.
  5. Enter your new password in the Password (Network Key) fields.
  6. Click the Apply button.

Do all NETGEAR routers have the same password?

If a port LED with an Ethernet cable is not lit, move the cable to a different port on the back of the router. Power off the router and power it on again. If you still cannot log in to the router, perform a factory default reset. See Restoring a NETGEAR home router to the factory default settings.

What is the default password for NETGEAR Nighthawk?

How do I access my router without a password?

NETGEAR routers usually have a default password of password and a default IP address of either 192.168. 1.1 or 192.168. 0.1. However, like the table below shows, there are plenty of exceptions.