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NETGEAR AC1200 Smart WiFi Router manual

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NETGEAR AC1200 Smart WiFi Router Installation Guide

Quick Start

  1. Download the Nighthawk app

    On your mobile phone, download the Nighthawk app, available on Google Play™ and the Apple App Store®.
  2. Install your router

    Open the Nighthawk app and follow the step-by-step instructions to set up your Do more with
  3. Do more with the app

    Check out everything you can do on the Nighthawk app! Run a speed test, pause
    the Internet, see all the connected devices, and more.



A  WPS button E Internet WAN port
B  WiFi On/Off button F Reset button
C  USB port G Power On/Off button
D Ethernet LAN ports 1–4 H Power connector

  1. Power LED
  2. Internet LED
  3. WiFi LED
  4. Ethernet LAN ports 1–4 LEDs
  5. USB port LED
  6. WPS LED


If you’re having problems with the installation, try one of the following:

  • Turn off your modem and router and disconnect them. Reboot your modem. Reconnect your router to your modem, and try installing with the Nighthawk app again.
  • If you’re still unable to install your router using the Nighthawk app, manually install it using the router web interface. Visit http://www.routerlogin.net to access the router web interface.
    For more information, visit netgear.com/routerhelp.

Support and Community

Visit netgear.com/support to get your questions answered and access the latest downloads.
You can also check out our NETGEAR Community for helpful advice at community.netgear.com.

(If this product is sold in Canada, you can access this document in Canadian French at
For regulatory compliance information including the EU Declaration of Conformity,
visit https://www.netgear.com/about/regulatory/.
See the regulatory compliance document before connecting the power supply.
For NETGEAR’s Privacy Policy, visit https://www.netgear.com/about/privacy-policy.
By using this device, you are agreeing to NETGEAR’s Terms and Conditions at
https://www.netgear.com/about/terms-and-conditions. If you do not agree, return the
device to your place of purchase within your return period.

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