Western Digital N600 User Manual

Installing OpenWRT

Western Digital My Net N600
Click the computer name to populate its MAC address. Setting up a New Router Set up a new router 1. To conclusively establish the period of warranty, check the warranty expiration serial number required via http: Click Register Device at bottom of screen. For Device location, select the region where the router is located.

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Setting up a New Router Set up a new router 1. On the Choose your setup option screen, click. Make sure that your router is connected properly and click Confirm. The utility checks your connection to the router and the Internet. When both connections are confirmed, click Next.

Click Next to complete the router's wireless settings. On the Setup Complete screen, do one of the following: Check online for the latest firmware for your router or go to the software installation menu and select the appropriate check box es. Windows users can set up the router using a browser instead of Easy Setup. The same is true of mobile wireless devices with Wi-Fi enabled. If you do so, you will have to connect your computer or wireless device to the new SSID.

To change the where the applications should be installed, click Change Install Location. To customize the installation, click Customize and select the applications you want to install. The red Alert icon at the upper right of the screen displays notices concerning the router.

It includes summary information for wireless settings, Internet status, guest network, parental control, and attached hard drive s. Internet Security and Parental Control If status is Enabled, this feature controls access status to the Internet by restricting dangerous or undesirable web access. To configure basic wireless settings: Click to display a list of connected storage devices. Select the device you want to set up and click to display the Step 3.

Share function for storage screen. Click Next to save your settings. On the Step 4 screen, click. The My Dashboard home screen appears. Click the Click here to connect using WPS link to display the screen shown below: Select one of the two WPS methods: Press the WPS button on the front of the router or click the virtual button on this screen. By default there is no password. Another way to access the Advanced Settings screen is to click the arrow to the right of the setting on the basic screen.

Internet Setup — Configure your Internet connection type. Renew Click the button to renew the address or the Release button to return it to the pool for other clients. Connection Up Time Days, hours, minutes, and seconds the connection has been active.

Contact your ISP for this information. MAC Address Unique identification number assigned to the router by the manufacturer. Check with your ISP for this information. Security Mode Type of security being applied to the wireless network. MAC Address Unique identifier of the device being added. Remove the storage safely Storage Port Number of the port to which the storage device is attached. Device name Name of the storage device. Protocol Protocol that will be applied in the firewall rule.

Click the computer name to populate its MAC address. Router location From the drop-down list, select the region where the router is located: Routing — Define static routes to specific destinations. This engine improves your media applications and online game experience by prioritizing your game traffic over other network traffic, such as Web traffic.

Gateway Enter the Gateway IP address through which this router can be reached. The Gateway IP should be reachable from your router. The default value is 1-Highest.

Type From the drop-down list, select the option that specifies whether the rule applies to a connected device or to an application. This feature prioritizes the traffic of various wireless WI-Fi applications. Priority When creating a rule, select the precedence in which the application or device sends data over the network compared to The default password is password; to keep your router secure, it is a best practice to create a new password.

Current Firmware Date Date of current firmware. Drive Log Level Log Level The more subnetworks there are, the fewer the hosts you can have per subnet. Default Gateway IP address of the router to which this device is connected while configured as an extender.

It includes the following topics: For the wireless 2. For Device location, select the region where the router is located. The screen expands to enable you to register the router and the devices using the router. In the Router Registration section, enter your email address and click Register Router.

After registration takes place, open the confirmation that was sent to your email address. The main Parental Controls screen displays. In the Device Information table, select the devices you want to register for parental controls. Click Register Device at bottom of screen. Optional Update the User name, Password and Password reset information as desired. If that doesn't work be sure to check out the questions and answers incase someone else has had similar problems resetting their router.

It is worth reading more about how to reset routers with the 30 30 30 reset and what the risks and considerations are when resetting your router this way, instead of just rebooting it.

If you have performed a reset of your My Net N device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings:. Do you still have questions concerning the router that you can't find online? You can always try the manuals where most questions should be answered from the manufacturer. Below are the device manuals available for your My Net N My Net N Full size picture as.

Hard reset instructions for Western Digital My Net N If your My Net N router is not working as it should, dropping connections or not being responsive, you should first do a reset of the router to see if the problems persist. Default factory settings for Western Digital My Net N If you have performed a reset of your My Net N device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings: Make sure you are connected to the router's network, either by Wi-Fi or ethernet cable.

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