NETGEAR WIRELESS ROUTER NOT CONNECTING TO INTERNET

The Netgear wireless router not connecting to internet is the common issue faced by most of the Netgear router users. This issue can be resolved easily by following simple troubleshooting instructions given below. To know how, read and proceed with the guided instructions given below.

  • Step 1:First, try to restart your modem and the Netgear wireless router.
  • Step 2:Unplug the modem and the Netgear wireless router from the power source.
  • Step 3:Wait for a maximum of 1 minute. 
  • Step 4:After the completion of one minute, reconnect the modem and the Netgear wireless router to the power source to solve Netgear wireless router won't connect to internet.
  • Step 5:Check if the Internet light on your modem is blinking. If yes, there is no issue with the modem.
  • Step 6:Similarly, check if the Internet light is blinking on your Netgear wireless router.
  • Step 7:If yes, the Netgear wireless router not connecting to the internet issue is resolved.
  • Step 8:If the issue remains unresolved, contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) to fix this issue.
  • Step 9:If you have lost the internet connection, then follow the Netgear wireless router not connecting instructions given below to get the connection back.
  • Step 10:Check if the connection setup.
  • Step 11:If it is wired, then make sure that cable is connected tightly at both the ends of the device.
  • Step 12:If required, recycle your cable connection to solve Netgear wireless router won't connect to internet.
  • Step 13:To know how to recycle the cable connection, click the Call button available on this screen.
  • Step 14:Check if the latest firmware update available for your Netgear wireless router.
  • Step 15:If yes, update the firmware of your Netgear router and then check if the issue has been resolved.
  • Step 16:If the wired connection setup works properly, but the wireless connection fails, then enable the Wireless Radio option on your Netgear router/ DSL gatewayto solve Netgear wireless router not connecting issue.

Enabling Wireless Radio:

  • Step 1:On your system, launch the default browser.
  • Step 2:Click anywhere in the search field and type the IP address of your router and move on with Netgear wireless router not connecting procedure to solve.
  • Step 3:Now the Login wizard appears on the screen to solve Netgear wireless router won't connect to internet.
  • Step 4:Enter your login credentials in the given fields and click the Sign in button.
  • Step 5:The default username and password of the Netgear router are admin & password.
  • Step 6:Now the BASIC home window will appear on the screen.
  • Step 7:Locate and select the ADVANCED option followed by Advanced Setup Wireless Settings.
  • Step 8:Click the checkbox beside the Enable Wireless Router Radio option followed by the Apply button.
  • Step 9:Now, check if the Netgear wireless router is connected to internet, click the Call button to get more technical support from our experts.