Default Password for Netgear AC790S Router

To get access to Netgear AC790S router, you need the login IP address of your router, the username, and password.

You can find these data in Netgear AC790S router manual. But if you lost it, then you can use the quick guide below.

Login to the Netgear AC790S Router

The Netgear AC790S has a web interface for configuration. You can use any web browser you like to log in to the Netgear AC790S router.

Put the IP Address(without “http://” or “https://”) of your Netgear AC790S in the Address Bar of your web browser. Then press the Enter key on your keyboard. You should see a dialog box pop up asking you for your Netgear AC790S login username & password.

Default login data for Netgear AC790S

You need to know the username and password to log in to your Netgear AC790S router. We listed below.

ModelIpUsername & Password
Netgear AC790S192.168.1.1[Show username & password]

Note: If you are using the default settings you should change them to increase security and prevent unauthorized access to your network.

Other Netgear AC790S Login Problems

If you not be able to get a login to your router, here are a few possible solutions you can try.

The Password of Netgear AC790S Doesn’t Work

You should try the other same brands’ passwords. We have a large list of Brands’ Passwords that you can have a try to check. Perhaps your router’s default password is different than what we have listed here. Some Brands will set a different Complex password that is difficult to remember, and then printed on the label of the router.

Forgot Password to Netgear AC790S Router

If your Internet Service Provider supplied you with your router then you might want to try giving them a call, and see if they either know what your router’s login information are, or maybe they can reset it for you.

How to Reset the Netgear AC790S Router To Default Settings

If you still can not get logged in, then you are probably going to reset your router to its default settings.

Change Netgear AC790S Default Wifi Name (SSID)

By default, some Netgear AC790S routers have network names (with the manufacturer name). We recommend using a different name because a default name unnecessarily identifies your router’s brand, which makes it easier for hackers.

Configure Wireless MAC address filter for Netgear AC790S

MAC filtering allows you to restrict access to your Netgear AC790S router. To enable this feature, enter the 12 digit MAC ID of each computer connected to your network into your Netgear AC790S router. Be sure to update this information when adding or removing devices.

How to configure:

  1. Open the web browser and type the IP address.
  2. Enter the username and password for Netgear AC790S router.
  3. Go to the MAC List page, you can find the MAC address of all the devices which are connected to the router.
  4. Go to Wireless->Wireless MAC Filtering page, click the Add New button.
  5. Type in the MAC address you want to allow or deny to access the router, and give a description for this item.
  6. The status should be Enabled and at last, click the Save button.
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  1. Hunter Buckle

    While I searched all over the world for the default password of this damn router, I find it here.

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  2. Sigrid Hemingway

    Yes, It works…

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