Changing the Wireless Password on a Netgear WGT624v3 Router

  1. Connect a computer to the Netgear wireless router with an Ethernet/network cable. You can use any of the 4 ports grouped in the back. Make sure the Netgear is powered on.
  2. Open your Web browser. In the address bar, enter and press the Enter or Return key.
  3. A window will appear asking for a login and password.The default login name is: admin
    The default password is : password

    Enter this info and click OK.

  4. Once logged in, click the Wireless Settings link on the left.
  5. Underneath Security Options, select the third option: WPA-PSK [TKIP].
  6. Where it says Passphrase, type in your new password. Your new password must be at least 8 characters. It can have both letters and numbers, and is case sensitive. You may want to write it down and keep it in a safe place.
  7. Click Apply. The Netgear will restart. Once the router has completely restarted, you’re done.