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Windows 7: Need help with router installation please

11 Dec 2014   #1
p5200

windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Need help with router installation please

My wife has a new laptop coming Monday and I have a NETGEAR WNDR3400 router I plan to use for it and my desktop but, don't really know anything about how to do it. Can the router be hooked up to the internet now, so it will be ready when the laptop gets here on Monday? I don't have a driver disc for the router. Thanks for all help!


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11 Dec 2014   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi the Link below should Help ...

http://www.downloads.netgear.com/fil..._23MAR2010.pdf


The Driver you need is in the Link below ...


NETGEAR Support | Answer | WNDR3400 Firmware Version 1.0.0.52
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11 Dec 2014   #3
p5200

windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Thanks very much!
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11 Dec 2014   #4
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

No problem .. Please let us know if you need further assistance ..
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12 Dec 2014   #5
p5200

windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

I think I have the router setup correctly on the wireless security settings, it's set to WPA-PSK [TKIP] + WPA2-PSK [AES should this keep anyone from using my internet that lives near by? because I have bandwidth limits and I'd sure hate to run into trouble there. I'm also using the default ssid should I change that or does it matter for security? Thanks!
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12 Dec 2014   #6
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

You should be fine
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12 Dec 2014   #7
p5200

windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Good deal, I was worried about that I guess I can just continue to use my desktop through the router since her laptop will be hear on Monday? Thanks again!
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12 Dec 2014   #8
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Most welcome sure use as you please ...
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12 Dec 2014   #9
Tookeri

Windows 7 Pro 32
 
 

I would

- only use WPA2 (WPA is less secure)
- disable WPS
- set a long and complex password for the Wi-Fi
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