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How to Configure your Netgear R7000 Modem
How to Configure your Netgear R7000 Modem

This guide will assist you in connecting your Netgear R7000 Modem to SpinTel network

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Is Netgear R7000 Modem NBN Ready?

The Netgear R7000 is a popular nbn™ modem router that works with SpinTel for FTTC, HFC, FTTP, and Fixed Wireless NBN services.

Netgear R7000

How Do You Connect Your Netgear R7000 Modem?

1. Using the ethernet cable, connect the WAN port at the back of your Netgear R7000 modem to your NBN Connection Box.

2. Connect any of the 4 LAN ports on your Netgear R7000 modem to your PC (optional).

3. Connect the Power port on your Netgear R7000 modem to your power socket.

4. Plug the nbn box into the power socket to power it on.

Netgear R7000

How Do You Log in To Your Netgear R7000 Modem?

To access your Netgear R7000 modem enter in the address bar of a web browser.

If it does not work or has been changed, check your router's IP address. For instructions, click here.

Use admin for username field and password in the password field then click on Login.

How Do You Set Up Your Netgear R7000 Modem?

Once logged in, the BASIC Home page displays.

Select Internet then set up the following:

  • For the Does your Internet connection require a login? setting, select the Yes radio button.

  • In the Internet Service Provider list, select the encapsulation method: PPPoE

  • Enter the username and password provided to you via email.

  • Click the Apply button to Save.

Note: If other settings are presented, accept default values

Wait 3-5 minutes for the modem to go online, then test the service. Reboot modem if needed.

If you are still unable to connect, you may try the following:

  • Go to ADVANCED > Setup > WAN Setup.

  • Update the MTU size to 1492 and click Apply to save.

Note: The normal MTU value for most Ethernet networks is 1500 bytes, whilst for PPPoE connections is 1492 bytes. Change the MTU only if it is necessary.

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