Setting up a Netgear AC797 Hotspot

  • 27 September 2021
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Trying to get the device to connect to Internet, and TMobile is no help.  Netgear help desk says I need to add an account but I don’t have the information it is asking for.:

I can get to step 6 but don’t know what password it is looking for or any of the subsequent info.


To add an APN for another network:

1. From your computer, launch a web browser.

2. Enter or

3. Enter the administrator login password

4. Select Settings > Mobile Broadband > APN.

5. Click the Add button.

6. Enter the name and password, if they are required for the network.

7. Select the network authentication mode:

8. Change the PDP (data protocol), if necessary:

9. Change the PDP roaming protocol, if necessary:

10. Click the Save button.

To select an APN; Select Settings > Mobile Broadband > APN > Select the Active radio button next to the APN entry.

 Network Specialist


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