Netgear MyDNS Setup

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Netgear Router Login

Login to your router user interface by typing in;


or type the router’s LAN IP (the default is into your browser.

Enter your router access credentials as required.

Set DNS via Netgear Genie interface

Depending on your router version or model, you might have the Netgear Genie interface or the Smart Wizard interface. Regardless, the principle setup are the same on both.

If you are on Smart Wizard, please skip to Step 3.

Once logged, in, from the Basic Home Screen tab, select Internet.

Netgear Genie Basic tab router page

Leave all the setting as it is, scroll down to Domain Name Server (DNS) Address and select the option Use These DNS Servers.


Netgear Genie Internet settings

Enter the DNS server addresses that appeared on your browser earlier into the available DNS entries.

For the Third DNS entry, repeat the Secondary DNS address so that the router does not fall back to your ISP DNS address.

Click Apply.

Netgear Router Setup Complete

Now that you have setup and registered your system you can go ahead and access the TV site of your choice.

Any problems?

Unfortunately it doesn’t always go to plan! If you are having problems please email us at [email protected] and we will do our best to assist you.