Setup WiFi on the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS

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The Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS router is considered a wireless router because it offers WiFi connectivity. WiFi, or simply wireless, allows you to connect various devices to your router, such as wireless printers, smart televisions, and WiFi enabled smartphones.

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This is the wifi guide for the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS.We also have the following guides for the same router:

WiFi Terms

Before we get started there is a little bit of background info that you should be familiar with.

Wireless Name

Your wireless network needs to have a name to uniquely identify it from other wireless networks. If you are not sure what this means we have a guide explaining what a wireless name is that you can read for more information.

Wireless Password

An important part of securing your wireless network is choosing a strong password.

Wireless Channel

Picking a WiFi channel is not always a simple task. Be sure to read about WiFi channels before making the choice.

Encryption

You should almost definitely pick WPA2 for your networks encryption. If you are unsure, be sure to read our WEP vs WPA guide first.

Login To The Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS

To get started configuring the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS, follow our Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS

If you followed our login guide above then you should see this screen.

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This is the status page from your Netgear router.

From this page, click the Wireless Settings option at the top of the page.

This opens up a menu in the left sidebar. In this new menu, click the option of Basic Settings.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS

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This is the wifi setup page from your Netgear router.

On this page you can change the SSID and the Channel.

When you are finished, click the Apply button to save your changes. Then click the option in the left sidebar labeled Security Settings in the left sidebar.

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This is the wifi security page from your Netgear router.

You should now see a page like the one above. On this page we will discuss five settings:

When you are finished, click the Apply button to save your changes.

Possible Problems when Changing your WiFi Settings

After making these changes to your router you will almost definitely have to reconnect any previously connected devices. This is usually done at the device itself and not at your computer.

Other Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS Info

Don't forget about our other Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS info that you might be interested in.

This is the wifi guide for the Netgear D2200D-1FRNAS.We also have the following guides for the same router: