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NETGEAR
, Inc.
350 East Plumeria Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Wireless Cable Voice
Gateway CG3000/CG3100
User Manual
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© 2009 by NETGEAR, Inc. All rights reserved.
Trademarks
NETGEAR and the NETGEAR logo are trademarks of NETGEAR, Inc. Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are
registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Other brand and product names are registered trademarks or trademarks
of their respective holders.
Statement of Conditions
In the interest of improving internal design, operational function, and/or reliability, NETGEAR reserves the right to
make changes to the products described in this document without notice. NETGEAR does not assume any liability that
may occur due to the use or application of the product(s) or circuit layout(s) described herein.
FCC Warning Statement
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the
FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential
installation.
This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with
the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or
television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to
correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
CAUTION:
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void
the user’s authority to operate the equipment.
Prohibition of Collocation
This device and its antenna(s) must not be collocated or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
Safety Information
To maintain compliance with FCC’s RF exposure guidelines, this equipment should be installed and operated with
minimum distance of 20 cm between the radiator and your body. Use the supplied antenna.
Declaration of Conformity for R&TTE directive 1999/5/EC
Essential requirements – Article 3. Protection requirements for health and safety – Article 3.1a. Testing for electric
safety according to EN 60950-1 has been conducted. These are considered relevant and sufficient. Protection
requirements for electromagnetic compatibility – Article 3.1b. Testing for electromagnetic compatibility according to
EN 301 489-1 and EN 301 489-17 has been conducted. These are considered relevant and sufficient. Effective use of the
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radio spectrum – Article 3.2. Testing for radio test suites according to EN 300 328- 2 has been conducted. These are
considered relevant and sufficient.
Bestätigung des Herstellers/Importeurs
Es wird hiermit bestätigt, daß das Wireless Cable Voice Gateway
gemäß der im BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991 und Vfg
46/1992 aufgeführten Bestimmungen entstört ist. Das vorschriftsmäßige Betreiben einiger Geräte (z.B. Testsender) kann
jedoch gewissen Beschränkungen unterliegen. Lesen Sie dazu bitte die Anmerkungen in der Betriebsanleitung.
Das Bundesamt für Zulassungen in der Telekommunikation wurde davon unterrichtet, daß dieses Gerät auf den Markt
gebracht wurde und es ist berechtigt, die Serie auf die Erfüllung der Vorschriften hin zu überprüfen.
Certificate of the Manufacturer/Importer
It is hereby certified that the Wireless Cable Voice Gateway
has been suppressed in accordance with the conditions set
out in the BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991 and Vfg 46/1992. The operation of some equipment (for example, test
transmitters) in accordance with the regulations may, however, be subject to certain restrictions. Please refer to the notes
in the operating instructions.
Federal Office for Telecommunications Approvals has been notified of the placing of this equipment on the market
and has been granted the right to test the series for compliance with the regulations.
Technical Support
Thank you for choosing Netgear product(s). Please register online and take advantage of the
technical support resources such as NETGEAR online knowledge base. Technical support is
available 24 hours a day, seven days a week; please call your Cable Internet Service Provider.
Product and Publication Details
Model Number:
CG3000/CG3100
Publication Date:
July 2009
Product Family:
Gateway
Product Name:
Wireless Cable Voice Gateway
Home or Business Product:
Home
Language:
English
Publication Part Number:
202-10074-01
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Contents
About This Manual
Conventions, Formats, and Scope
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How to Print This Manual
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Revision History
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Chapter 1
Connecting the Gateway
Package Contents
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1-1
Gateway Front Panel
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1-1
Gateway Rear Panel
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1-3
Logging In to Your Gateway
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1-3
Viewing the Basic Settings
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1-5
MTA Status
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1-6
Chapter 2
Wireless Configuration
Planning Your Wireless Network
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2-1
Wireless Placement and Range Guidelines
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2-2
Wireless Security Options
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2-3
Manually Configuring Your Wireless Settings and Security
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2-3
Configuring WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) Wireless Security
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2-7
Configuring WPA-PSK or WPA2-PSK Wireless Security
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2-8
Using Push 'N' Connect (WPS) to Configure Your Wireless Network and Security
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2-9
Using a WPS Button to Add a WPS Client
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2-10
Using a PIN Entry to Add a WPS Client
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2-12
Connecting Additional Wireless Client Devices
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2-13
Adding Just WPS Clients
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2-13
Adding Both WPS and Non-WPS Clients
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Chapter 3
Content Filtering
Viewing or E-mailing Logs
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