NETGEAR DGN1000SP Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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September 2009
208-10462-02
v1.0
NETGEAR
, Inc.
350 East Plumeria Drive
San Jose, CA 95134
Wireless-N 150 ADSL2+
Modem Router DGN1000
Setup 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.
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Contents
Wireless-N 150 ADSL2+ Modem Router DGN1000 Setup Manual
Getting to Know Your Wireless Router
Unpacking Your New Router
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1
Hardware Features
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2
Router Front Panel
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2
Router Back Panel
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4
Router Label
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5
Positioning Your Wireless Router
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5
Installing Your Wireless Modem Router
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6
Installing Your Router Using the
Smart Wizard
Using the Smart Wizard
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8
Accessing Your Router After Installation
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9
Upgrading the Router Firmware
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10
Installing Your Router Manually
(Advanced, Mac, and Linux Users)
Understanding ADSL Microfilters
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12
ADSL Microfilter
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12
ADSL Microfilter with Built-In Splitter
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12
Connecting Your Wireless Modem Router
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13
Verifying Your Connection
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16
Setting Up Your Router for Internet Access
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17
Configuring Your Wireless Network
Setting Your SSID and Wireless Security
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20
Using Push 'N' Connect (WPS) to Add Wireless Devices
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21
Troubleshooting
Basic Functioning
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23
Power LED Not On
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Power LED is Red
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LAN or Internet Port LEDs Not On
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Troubleshooting the Web Configuration Interface
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25
Troubleshooting the ISP Connection
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ADSL link
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Obtaining an Internet IP Address
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Troubleshooting PPPoE or PPPoA
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Troubleshooting Internet Browsing
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Troubleshooting a TCP/IP Network Using the Ping Utility
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Testing the LAN Path to Your Router
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Testing the Path from Your Computer to a Remote Device
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30
Restoring the Default Configuration and Password
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Technical Specifications
General Specifications
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Default Configuration
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Related Documents
Registration and Certifications
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Getting to Know Your Wireless Router
1
Getting to Know Your Wireless Router
Congratulations on your purchase of a NETGEAR® high-speed wireless router, the Wireless-N
150 ADSL2+ Modem Router.
Before you begin installing your router, check the package contents (see
“Unpacking Your New
Router” on page 1
). Become familiar with the front and back panels of your router—especially the
LEDs—and the important information on the router label (see
“Hardware Features” on page 2
).
Then, read the section on
“Positioning Your Wireless Router” on page 5
to ensure that you have
selected the best location to install your router.
This chapter describes how to set up the wireless modem router on your Local Area Network
(LAN) and connect to the Internet. It describes how to set up your wireless modem router for
Internet access and configure basic wireless connectivity.
Unpacking Your New Router
Your router should contain the following items:
Wireless-N 150 ADSL2+ Modem Router
AC power adapter (varies by region)
Category 5 (Cat 5) Ethernet cable
Telephone cable with RJ-11 connector
Microfilters (quantity and type vary by region)
Resource CD
, including:
The Smart Wizard Installation Assistant
This manual
Warranty and Support Information
If any of the parts are incorrect, missing, or damaged, contact your NETGEAR dealer. Keep the
carton, including the original packing materials, in case you need to return the product for repair.
Place your router in a suitable area for installation (near an AC power outlet and accessible to the
Ethernet cables for your wired computers).