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Your router is set to a weak password!

Configuration of your wireless router is protected by a default or weak login password and hackers can easily break in. Your personal data may be at risk.

To configure NETGEAR wireless router:

  1. From the Wi-Fi Inspector results screen, select Go to your router settings to open the administration page of your NETGEAR router.
  2. Enter your router username and password shown on the Wi-Fi Inspector results screen.
  3. Go to AdvancedAdministrationSet Password.
    - or -
    Go to MaintenanceSet Password.
  4. Change your router password. Memorize the password -- if forgotten, you must reset your router and your configuration.
  5. Confirm your changes by selecting Apply and reboot your router if necessary.


Due to the wide range of different router types by NETGEAR, we offer general instructions for frequently used models. For exact instructions please consult documentation for your router model or contact NETGEAR for further assistance.

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