Procedure Of Setting Up A Netopia® Router
A Netopia wireless gateway router is known for performance and the routers are meant for general and business customers that come with a world-class design. Netopia wireless gateway routers feature rich embedded software. It also provides powerful 3-D Reach Extreme Wi-Fi Technology for superior wireless range and coverage. It also has robust and improved network performance. Support for Wi-Fi Multimedia (WMM) assures advanced 'QoS' for wireless delivery of 'VoIP' or video in Netopia wireless gateway routers. One of the best features of Netopia router is that they include a pre-configured Basic Firewall.
- Install router driver
- Configure the firewall policy
- Set the router setting password
Install router driver
In order to setup a Netopia router, you need to first install a router driver. This router driver comes along with the installation disc, otherwise you need to download it from a website. There are plenty of websites available. Before downloading the driver, you need to find a compatible Operating System and device model and then download the driver.
Configure the firewall policy
Since a Netopia router includes a pre-configured Basic Firewall, you need not set any other firewall from the outside. A Netopia routers Basic Firewall is generally sufficient to secure the network, but some users might have specific needs that will require some degree of custom firewall configuration. So for custom configuration, Netopia includes a filter set editor that can be used to create custom firewall that are appropriate for the specific needs of individual users.
To set the password you need to open Internet Explorer and type in the address to configure your router. Here, you will be asked to type a password. The address and password you use will vary depending on the type of router you are using. So you are always advised to refer to the instructions included with your router. To protect your network hardware, it is always wise to change the password for access to your router. You can change the default password to one that is unique and private.
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