Summary: Never could figure out how to change the name or password on this thing. The Netgear Genie app seemed to do everything except what I wanted to do. I also had to reset/power cycle this thing twice a day. More often if I was farther away (1 wall).
Summary: Has internet connection but it doesn't recognize it. I can't get past the setup page at the IP address info. My service provider won't help me because it's not theirs, and Netgear won't help me without charging a fee since it's more than 90 days.
Excerpt: Nothing seems simply now a days...set up multicomputers, seemed simple then we were connected one minute and then not the next. Never could get wireless printer to communicate. Finally had to resort to calling tech support. Needless to say, hard to understand her.
Excerpt: Router worked great until about 40 days after hooking it up. Constantly drops wireless signal. Called customer support, they suggested I change a bunch of the settings (which I have never had to do this with a Cisco router), about 20 hours after it is dropping wireless signal again.
Excerpt: I have rated this item with only two stars because of the unsatisfactory help i received from Customer Service at Netgear.At the store, I had two brand choices for basic routers. The box information on this router appeared to offer higher signal strength.
Excerpt: I originally thought this was a great bargain for $45. Even better, it was in stock at my local Staples, so I ran over and picked it up. Why did I feel it was a bargain? Relatively good WIFI coverage (what is described as 'exceptional'), and it was shown to have WAN and LAN Gigabit ports...