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Watch this quick video to learn how to use the new genie App interface and the many smart features.
With the new NETGEAR genie App, you can modify network settings, diagnose and repair network issues, monitor wireless devices, setup Parental Controls and much more!
To begin, you must first download the genie app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. You will need to sign in or create a NETGEAR account. To create an account, follow the on-screen instructions and verify your email address.
Enter your email address and password for your NETGEAR account to login. Remember, this is not the same as your WiFi network name and password.
Nest, you’ll need to enter your router’s admin credentials to log into your router settings with the genie app. The default username is ‘admin’ and the default password is ‘password.’ If you’ve previously changed these, please enter those credentials.
From the main dashboard, you can see the many uses for genie including changing network settings, enabling a guest network, viewing your network map and much more.