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To add a WPS client to your network:1.Log in to the wireless router, typeorhttp://in the address field of your browser, and then clickEnter.1. For a list of other Wi-Fi-certified products available from NETGEAR, go to.NETGEAR’s Push 'N' Connect feature is based on the Wi-Fi Protected Setup(WPS) standard. All other Wi-Fi-certified and WPS-capable products should becompatible with NETGEAR products that implement Push 'N' Connect.If you choose to use WPS, the only security methods supported are WPA-PSK andWPA2-PSK. WEP security is not supported by WPS.
Configuring Your Wireless Network242.On the router main menu, selectAdd a WPS Client. The Add WPS Client wizard screendisplays. ClickNext.3.Select the method for adding the WPS client. A WPS client can be added using the push-button method or the PIN method.Using the Push-Button. This is the preferred method.Select thePush-Buttonradio box and either press the WPS push-button on the routeror click the soft WPS push-button on the screen (as shown below).The router will attempt to communicate with the client; you have 2 minutes to enableWPS from the client device using the client’s WPS networking utility.:Entering a PIN. If you want to use the PIN method, select thePINradio box. A screensimilar to the one shown below displays.Go to your wireless client and, from the client’s WPS utility, obtain the wirelessclient’s security PIN, or follow the client’s WPS utility instructions to generate asecurity PIN.Figure 15Figure 16
Configuring Your Wireless Network25Then, enter this PIN in theEnter Client’s PINfield provided on the router and clickNext. You have 4 minutes to enable WPS on the router using this method.Using either method, the client wireless device will attempt to detect the WPS signal from therouter and establish a wireless connection in the time allotted.If no connection is detected:WPS did not establish a secure connection with a wireless device.Neither the SSID nor the WPA/WPA2 security settings were configured on the router.If a connection is established:The router WPS screen displays a message confirming that the wireless client wassuccessfully added to your wireless network.The router generated an SSID, implemented WPA/WPA2 wireless security (includinga PSK security password), and broadcast these settings to the client; the client nowshares the same security settings as the router.4.Note your SSID and WPA/WPA2 PSK security password (whether previously set orgenerated) for your wireless network.Figure 17If the router was already configured manually, and either WPS/PSK orWPA2/PSK security enabled and a PSK security password selected, thenthe client now shares these same security settings.

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