Password change tool updating modem
Note: The admin password is not the password that you use to access your Wi Fi.
To change your router's Wi Fi password, see How do I change my NETGEAR router's Wi Fi password or network name (SSID)? Gear Head Support is a technical support service for NETGEAR devices and all other connected devices in your home.
, you should be careful about using these, since they may initiate a factory reboot and erase all your current settings.
The firmware is the integral software that keeps your router functioning.Once unplugged, leave the router alone for about a minute, just to make sure the router is fully cooled off and that your devices have all registered that the Wi-Fi network is indeed down.Now go back and plug the modem back into its power source.Wait a bit for the modem to warm up and get ready to pass along its sweet internet connection — another minute should do the trick.Now, plug the router back into the modem, the outlet, and any other necessary connections.