Netgear WG602v2 WG602v2 User Manual

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  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 1
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point NETGEAR, Inc. 4500 Great America Parkway Santa Clara, CA 95054 USA Phone 1-888-NETGEAR M-10181-03 March 2004 M-10181-03
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 2
    ... register your product by filling out the registration card and mailing it to NETGEAR customer service. You will find technical support information at: www.netgear.com/support/main.asp through the customer service area. If you want to contact technical ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 3
    Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Compliance Notice: Radio Frequency Notice NETGEAR 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 Tested to Comply with FCC Standards FOR HOME OR OFFICE USE Warning! To comply with the FCC's exposure requirements you must ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 4
    ... and Radar Systems. Canadian Department of Communications Compliance Statement This Class B Digital apparatus (54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2) meets all the requirements of the Canadian Interference Causing Equipment Regulations. Cet appareil ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 5
    CE Declaration of Conformity For the following equipment: 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 0984 ! is herewith confirmed to comply with the requirements set out in the Council Directive on the Approximation of the Laws ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 6
    6 M-10181-03
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    ... 802.11g Standards-based Wireless Networking ...2-2 Autosensing Ethernet Connections with Auto Uplink ...2-3 Compatible and Related NETGEAR Products ...2-3 System Requirements ...2-3 What's In the Box? ...2-4 Hardware Description ...2-5 WG602 v2 Wireless Access Point Front ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 8
    ... Multi-Point Bridging ...5-4 How to Configure a WG602 v2 as a Repeater ...5-6 Understanding Advanced Wireless Settings ...5-7 Chapter 6 Troubleshooting Troubleshooting ... cannot access the Internet or the LAN with a wireless capable computer...6-2 When I enter a URL or IP address I get a timeout error...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 9
    ... for WPA ...B-16 Supporting a Mixture of WPA and WEP Wireless Clients ...B-16 Changes ... Points ...B-16 Changes to Wireless Network Adapters ...B-17 Changes to Wireless Client Programs ...and Cabling Basics Basic Router Concepts ...B-1 What is a Router? ...B-1 IP Addresses and the Internet ...B-2 Netmask...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 10
    Private IP Addresses ...B-7 Single IP Address Operation Using NAT ...B-7 IP Configuration by DHCP ...B-8 Domain Name Server ...B-9 Routing Protocols ...B-9 RIP ...B-9 MAC Addresses and ... ...B-11 Stateful Packet Inspection ...B-11 Denial of Service Attack ...B-11 Ethernet Cabling ...B-11 Category ...
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    E ...D-4 G ...D-4 I ...D-4 L ...D-6 M ...D-6 N ...D-7 P ...D-8 Q ...D-9 R ...D-9 S ...D-9 T ...D-10 U ...D-10 W ...D-10 Index Contents M-10181-03 vii
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    viii M-10181-03 Contents
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 13
    ... in the Appendices, on the Resource CD for the 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 (SW-10033-03), and on the NETGEAR Web site. This manual uses the following typographical conventions: Table 1. italics bold times roman [Enter] Typographical...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 14
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Use this Manual The HTML version of this manual includes these features. 1 2 3 Figure 1-1: HTML version of this manual 1. Left pane. Use the left pane to view the Contents, Index, Search, and...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 15
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Print this Manual To print this manual you man choose one of the ... save paper an printer ink by selecting this feature. Printing the Full Manual. Use the PDF button in the toolbar at the top right of the browser...
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    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 1-4 M-10181-03 About This Manual
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 17
    Chapter 2 Introduction This chapter introduces the NETGEAR 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2. Minimal prerequisites for installation are ... Privacy) keys can be used. • DHCP Client Support. DHCP provides a dynamic IP address to PCs and other devices upon request. The WG602 v2 can act as a ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 18
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • NetBIOS & WINS Support. Support for both NetBIOS broadcast and ...be upgraded remotely. Access Control. The Access Control MAC Address filtering feature can ensure that only trusted wireless stations can use the WG602 v2 to ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 19
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Autosensing Ethernet Connections ... and Related NETGEAR Products For a list of compatible products from other manufacturers, see the Wireless Ethernet ...MA701 802.11b Compact Flash Wireless Adapter WGE101 802.11g Wireless Bridge WG311 802....
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 20
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • • • A Web browser for configuration such as Microsoft ... Resource CD for the 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 (SW-10033-03) - Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point (M-10181-03)-this manual -...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 21
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Hardware Description The 54... and rear hardware functions are described below. WG602 v2 Wireless Access Point Front Panel The ...provides three status LEDs. Power Ethernet Wireless Figure 2-1: WG602 v2 front panel The following table ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 22
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 Wireless Access Point Rear Panel Power Socket Reset & Restore Button RJ-45 Ethernet ... v2 rear panel Power Socket This socket connects to the WG602 v2 power adapter. Reset and Restore to Factory Defaults ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 23
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Introduction M-10181-03 2-7
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 24
    ...will enable computers with 802.11b or 802.11g wireless adapters to do such things as connect to... properly configured 802.11b or 802.11g wireless adapters. Observing Placement and Range Guidelines... throughput performance, and notebook power consumption of wireless adapters also vary depending on your ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 25
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point For best results, place your wireless access point...FACTORY DEFAULT SETTINGS admin password NETGEARxxxxxx where xxxxxx are the last six digits of the wireless access point's MAC address DHCP client IP Address: 192.168.0.227 Subnet Mask: ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 26
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Understanding WG602 v2 ...you can enhance the security of your wireless network: • Restrict Access Based on MAC Address. You can restrict ... PCs so that unknown PCs cannot wirelessly connect to the WG602 v2. MAC address filtering adds an ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 27
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Installing the 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 Follow the instructions below to set up ... so that computers with 802.11b or 802.11g wireless adapters will be able to communicate with computers on the Ethernet network. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 28
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 2 CONFIGURE LAN AND WIRELESS ... the network, you can log in to the WG602 v2 using its default IP address. 192.168.0.227 is ... IP Settings and configure the IP Settings according to your network setup. Configure the wireless interface for ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 29
    ... If your network uses static IP addresses, you will need to change this setting. d. Connect the power adapter to the wireless access point and ... CONNECTIVITY Using a computer with an 802.11b or 802.11g wireless adapter with the correct wireless settings needed to connect to the WG602 v2 (SSID, MAC ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 30
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Log in Using the Default IP Address of the WG602 v2 192.168.0.227 is the default IP address of your access point. However, the WG602 v2 is also set, by default, to be a DHCP client. So, if the...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 31
    ...78 or above. You can connect to the WG602 v2 by using its default NetBIOS name or its default IP address. The instructions for connecting using the ...server on your LAN. If the NetBIOS name login fails, use the procedure for "How to Log in Using the Default IP Address of the WG602 v2" on page 3-7....
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 32
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Open a Web browser such as Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator. 3. ...://." 2. Figure 3-6: Example WG602 v2 NetBIOS name in browser address bar 4. A login window like the one shown below opens: Figure 3-7: Login ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 33
    .... Enter a new name for the wireless access point and click Apply to save your changes. • The IP Address Source The wireless access point is shipped preconfigured to use a private IP address on the LAN side, and to act as a DHCP client. If the wireless access point does not...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 34
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Understanding the Basic Wireless Settings To configure the ... device you want to participate in a particular wireless network needs to use the SSID. The WG602 v2 default SSID is: NETGEAR. Note: Different access points within an area can ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 35
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • Channel/Frequency. This field identifies ... It should not be necessary to change the wireless channel unless you notice interference problems or setting up the WG602 v2 near another access point. See "Wireless Channels" on page ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 36
    ... are not case sensitive. Note: Not all wireless adapter configuration utilities support passphrase key generation. • Auto WPA-Pre-... XP and Windows 2000 with Service Pack 3 do include the client software that supports WPA. Nevertheless, the wireless adapter hardware and driver must also support WPA....
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 37
    ...alphanumeric characters. The SSID is case sensitive. The SSID in the wireless adapter card must match the SSID ...encryption key size must be the same for the wireless adapters and the wireless access point. Data ...Keys button. Not all wireless devices support the passphrase method. Manual method. These ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 38
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Configure WEP Wireless Security Note: If you use a ... settings, you will be disconnected when you click Apply. Reconfigure your wireless adapter to match the new settings or access the wireless access point from a...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 39
    ... WPA-PSK Wireless Security Note: Not all wireless adapters support WPA. Furthermore, client software is also required... XP and Windows 2000 with service pack 3 do include WPA support. Nevertheless, the wireless adapter hardware and driver must also support WPA. For instructions on configuring wireless...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 40
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Note: If you ... disconnected when you click Apply. Reconfigure your wireless adapter to match the new settings or access the ... security. Note: When configuring the WG602 v2 from a wireless PC whose MAC address is not in the access control...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 41
    ...plan to use. You can usually find the MAC address printed on the wireless adapter. You can copy and paste the MAC addresses from the WG602 v2's Station List page into the MAC Address box. To do this, configure each wireless PC to obtain a wireless link to the WG602 v2. The PC ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 42
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 3-19 M-10181-03 Basic Installation and Configuration
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 43
    Chapter 4 Management This chapter describes how to use the management features of your 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2. These features can be found... view the system status screen, shown below. Figure 4-1: Wireless Access Point Status screen This screen shows the following...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 44
    ... installed. These parameters apply to the Local WG602 v2 wireless access point. The IP address of the wireless access point. The subnet mask for the wireless ... Version Current IP Settings IP Address Subnet Mask Default Gateway DHCP Client Wireless Settings Wireless Network Name (...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 45
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Viewing a List of... table shows the MAC address and whether the device is allowed to communicate with the wireless access point ...Station List. Upgrading the Wireless Access Point Software . Note: When uploading software to the WG602 v2 ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 46
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point You cannot perform the firmware upgrade from a ... above, or Netscape Navigator 4.78 or above. 1. Download the new software file from NETGEAR, save it to your hard disk, and unzip it. Figure 4-3: WG602 v2 Upgrade Firmware page 2. 3. 4....
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 47
    ... server, and the NetBIOS name is reset to NETGEAR plus the last 6 digits of the MAC address printed on the label on the ... the factory default configuration settings without knowing the login password or IP address, you must use the Default Reset button on the rear panel of the wireless access point (...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 48
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Changing the Administrator Password The default password is password. Change this password to a more secure password. You cannot change the administrator login name. From the main menu of the browser interface, under ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 49
    ... in the main menu. Note: The 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 bridging and repeater modes are only compatible with the NETGEAR WG602v2 and the NETGEAR WG302 Wireless Access Points. Configuring Wireless Bridge or Repeater Links The 54 Mbps ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 50
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • Point-to-point bridging. • Multi-point bridging. These features are discussed below. How to Select the Wireless Bridging Access Point Mode To configure wireless access point mode, follow these steps: 1. Click ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 51
    ... a Notebook Computer Wireless PC Card in a Notebook Computer Point-to-Point Mode Router Hub or ... and repeater modes are only compatible with the NETGEAR WG602v2 and the NETGEAR WG302 Wireless Access Points. 1.... DHCP, all WG602 v2 Access Points should be set to "Obtain an IP address automatically (...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 52
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Configure AP1 in Point-to-Point mode with ...Note: The 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 bridging and repeater modes are only compatible with the NETGEAR WG602v2 and the NETGEAR WG302 Wireless Access Points. 1. 5-4 M-10181-03 Verify...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 53
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Only one AP is ... using DHCP, all WG602 v2 Access Points should be set to "Obtain an IP address automatically (DHCP ... configure AP2 on LAN Segment 2 in Wireless Multi-Point Bridging mode. Add the MAC addresses of the adjacent Point-...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 54
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Configure a WG602 v2 ...and repeater modes are only compatible with the NETGEAR WG602v2 and the NETGEAR WG302 Wireless Access Points. 1....using DHCP, all WG602 v2 Access Points should be set to "Obtain an IP address automatically (...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 55
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 5. 6. 7. Configure AP2 in Repeater mode. Enter the MAC address of AP1 in the Remote MAC Address boxes of AP2. Configure the AP2 with the following settings: • • The same security settings as AP1. On a channel 5 ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 56
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Table 5-1. Field DTIM Interval Advanced Wireless Settings Fields Description Specifies the Delivery Traffic Indication Message data beacon rate between 1 and 255. Default: 1 Preamble Type A long transmit preamble may ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 57
    ... the Administrator Password" on page 4-6. Note: For up-to-date WG602 v2 installation details and troubleshooting guidance visit www.netgear.com/support/main.asp. Troubleshooting If you have trouble setting up your WG602 v2, check the tips below. No ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 58
    ... again. Make sure the antenna is tightly connected to the WG602 v2. Contact NETGEAR if the Wireless LAN light remains off. I cannot configure the wireless access ... You may not have restarted the computer with the wireless adapter to have TCP/IP changes take effect. Restart the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 59
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • The computer with the wireless adapter may not have the correct TCP/IP settings to communicate with the network. Restart the computer and check that TCP/IP is set up properly for that network. The usual setting for...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 60
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 6-4 M-10181-03 Troubleshooting
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    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Appendix A Specifications This appendix provides the 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 technical specifications....monitoring Power/Ethernet LAN/Wireless LAN Dimensions: Power Adapter Weight Electromagnetic Compliance...
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    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point A-2 M-10181-03 Specifications
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 63
    ... networking and security. Wireless Networking Overview The WG602 v2 Access Point conforms ... a fixed range or area of coverage, interacting with wireless nodes via an antenna. In the infrastructure mode,... Ethernet backbone can further extend the wireless network coverage. As a mobile computing device ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 64
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Ad Hoc Mode... small wireless workgroup and allows workgroup members to exchange data or share printers as supported ...access points, the Basic Service Set Identification (BSSID) is used. In an infrastructure wireless network that includes ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 65
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The radio frequency channels used are listed in Table B-1: ... 2479.5 MHz 2459.5 MHz - 2484.5 MHz Note: The available channels supported by the wireless products in various countries are different. The preferred channel ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 66
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WEP Wireless Security The absence of a physical ... network through an access point such as the one built in to the WG602 v2: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. Turn on the wireless station. The station listens for messages from any...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 67
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • Shared Key Authentication requires that the station and the access ... point authenticates the station. The station associates with the access point and joins the network. Wireless Networking Basics M-10181-03 B-5
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    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WEP Shared Key Authentication This process is illustrated in below. 802.11 Authentication Shared Key Steps 1) Authentication request sent to AP 2) AP sends challenge text Client 3) Client encrypts attempting challenge ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 69
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Key Size and Configuration The IEEE ... to encrypt/decrypt all data transmitted via the wireless interface. Some vendors refer to the 64-bit WEP ... but some manufacturers support only one 128-bit key. The 128-bit WEP Key is ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 70
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How to Use WEP Parameters Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) data ... (Shared Key Authentication without data encryption). However, the WG602 v2 does not offer this option. WPA Wireless Security Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 71
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Enhanced data privacy Robust... new Wi-Fi certified products will have to support WPA. NETGEAR will implement WPA on client and access point...WEP, all access points and client wireless adapters on a particular wireless LAN must use the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 72
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point How Does WPA Compare to IEEE 802...a Mixture of WPA and WEP Wireless Clients These features are discussed below. WPA addresses most of the known WEP vulnerabilities and is primarily intended for wireless infrastructure networks as found ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 73
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The primary information conveyed in the Beacon frames is the authentication method and... at the end of each plaintext message to ensure messages are not being spoofed. • • Wireless Networking Basics M-10181-03 B-11
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 74
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WPA Authentication: Enterprise-level User Authentication via 802.1x/EAP and RADIUS Wireless LAN Wired Network... implements 802.1x natively, and several Netgear switch and wireless access point products support 802.1x. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 75
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Client with a WPAenabled wireless adapter and supplicant (Win XP, Funk, Meetinghouse, etc.) For example, a WPA-enabled AP For example, a RADIUS server 1 2 3 4 6 5 7 Figure B-4: 802.1x Authentication Sequence ...
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    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 3. The client sends an EAP-response packet containing the ...the global encryption key, WPA includes a facility (the Information Element) for the wireless AP to advertise the changed key to the connected wireless clients. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 77
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) WPA uses TKIP ...byte message integrity code (MIC) using the calculation facilities available on existing wireless devices. The MIC is placed between the data portion of the IEEE 802....
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 78
    ... of an end-to-end network security strategy. Product Support for WPA Starting in August, 2003, NETGEAR, Inc. wireless Wi-Fi certified products will support the WPA standard. NETGEAR, Inc. wireless products that had their Wi-Fi certification approved ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 79
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point • The new WPA ... adapter driver that supports WPA. For wireless network adapter drivers that are compatible with Windows XP (Service Pack ... vendors to embed the WPA firmware update in the wireless adapter driver. So, to update you ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 80
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Changes to Wireless Client Programs Wireless client programs must be updated to permit the configuration of WPA authentication (and preshared key) and the new WPA encryption algorithms (TKIP and the optional AES ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 81
    ... routing protocols supported, and types of physical WAN connection they support. The 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2 is a small office router that routes the IP protocol over a single-user broadband connection. Network, ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 82
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point IP Addresses and the Internet Because TCP/IP networks are interconnected across the world, every machine on the Internet must have a unique address to make sure that transmitted data reaches the correct destination. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 83
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Class A Network Class B Node Network Node Class C Network Node 7261 Figure C-1: Three Main Address Classes The five address classes are: • Class A Class A addresses can have up to 16,777,214 hosts on a single...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 84
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point This addressing structure allows IP addresses to uniquely identify each physical network and each node on each physical network. For each unique value of the network portion of the address, the base address of the range...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 85
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Subnet addressing allows us to split one IP network address into smaller multiple physical networks known as subnetworks. Some of the node numbers are used as a subnet number instead. A Class B address gives us 16 bits ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 86
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The following table lists the additional subnet mask bits in dotted-decimal notation. To use the table, write down the original class netmask and replace the 0 value octets with the dotted-decimal value of the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 87
    ...), you can assign any IP addresses to the hosts without problems. However, the IANA has reserved ...using only a single IP address, which may be statically or dynamically assigned by your ISP. The router accomplishes this address sharing by translating the internal LAN IP addresses to a single address ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 88
    ...v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The following figure illustrates a single IP address operation. Private IP addresses assigned by user IP addresses assigned by ISP 192.168... local network to be accessible to outside users. For more information about IP address translation, refer to RFC 1631,...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 89
    ... WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The WG602 v2 Access Point also ... by simple descriptive names such as www.netgear.com. This addressing is very helpful at the application level, but the descriptive name must be translated to an IP address in order for a user to actually contact the resource. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 90
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point MAC Addresses and ARP An IP address alone cannot be used to deliver data from one LAN device to another. To send data between LAN devices, you must convert the IP address of the destination device to its media access ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 91
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point What is a Firewall? A firewall is a device ... fend off the hacker by discarding all further packets from the hacker's IP address for a period of time. Stateful Packet Inspection Unlike simple Internet sharing routers, a firewall uses ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 92
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point . Table C-1. Pin 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UTP Ethernet cable wiring, straight-through Signal Transmit (Tx) + Transmit (Tx) Receive (Rx) + Wire color Orange/White Orange Green/White Blue Blue/White Green Brown/White Brown ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 93
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Inside Twisted Pair Cables For two devices to communicate, the transmitter of each device must be connected to the receiver of the other device. The crossover function is usually implemented internally as part of the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 94
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Figure C-6: Category 5 UTP Cable with Male RJ-45 Plug at Each End Note: Flat "silver satin" telephone cable may have the same RJ-45 plug. However, using telephone cable results in excessive collisions, causing the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 95
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The WG602 v2 Access Point incorporates Auto UplinkTM technology... a normal connection (e.g. connecting to a PC) or an uplink connection (e.g. connecting to a router, switch, or hub). That port will then configure itself to ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 96
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point C-16 Network, Routing, Firewall, and Cabling Basics M-10181-03
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 97
    ...how to prepare your PCs to connect to the Internet through the 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point WG602 v2. For adding file and print sharing to your network,... In your TCP/IP network, each PC and the wireless access point must be assigned a unique IP addresses. Each PC must also have certain other TCP/IP ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 98
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Configuring Windows 98 and Me for TCP/IP Networking As part of the PC preparation process, you may need to install and configure TCP/IP on your PC. Before starting, locate your Windows CD; you may need to insert it ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 99
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point If you need to add TCP/IP: a. b. c. d. Click the Add button. Select Protocol, and then click Add. Select Microsoft. Select TCP/IP, and then click OK. If you need to add the Client for Microsoft Networks: a. b. c. d. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 100
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point DHCP Configuration of TCP/IP in Windows 98 and Me In Windows 98 and Me systems, locate your Network Neighborhood icon. • • If the Network Neighborhood icon is on the Windows desktop, position your mouse pointer over...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 101
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point By default, the IP Address tab is open on this window. • Verify the following: Obtain an IP address automatically is selected. If not selected, click in the radio button to the left of it to select it. This setting is...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 102
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 2. Type winipcfg, and then click OK. The IP ... if you are using the default TCP/IP settings that NETGEAR recommends for connecting through a router or gateway The IP address is between 192.168.0.2 and 192.168.0.254 The subnet mask is ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 103
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point DHCP Configuration of TCP/IP in Windows XP You will find there are many similarities in the procedures for different Windows systems when using DHCP to configure TCP/IP. The following steps will walk you through the ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 104
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Now you should be at the Local Area Network Connection Status window. This box displays the connection status, duration, speed, and activity statistics. Administrator logon access rights are needed to use this window. ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 105
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Verify that Obtain an IP address automatically radio button is selected and that the Obtain DNS server address automatically radio button is selected. Click the OK button. This completes the DHCP configuration in ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 106
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point The Local Area Connection Properties dialog box appears. ...Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties dialogue box. Verify that • • Obtain an IP address automatically is selected. Obtain DNS server address automatically is...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 107
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Verifying TCP/IP Properties for Windows XP or 2000 To...you are using the default TCP/IP settings that NETGEAR recommends for connecting through a router or gateway The IP address is between 192.168.0.2 and 192.168.0.254 The subnet mask ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 108
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point D-12 M-10181-03 Preparing Your PCs for Network Access
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 109
    ... RFC 2284. 802.11a IEEE specification for wireless networking at 54 Mbps operating in unlicensed radio ... over 5GHz. 802.11b IEEE specification for wireless networking at 11 Mbps using direct-sequence... spectrum at 2.5GHz. 802.11g An IEEE specification for wireless networking at 54 Mbps using direct-...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 110
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point A Access Control List An ACL is a...-peer mode or an Independent Basic Service Set (IBSS). Ad-hoc mode is useful for establishing a network where wireless infrastructure does not exist or where services are not required. ADSL Short for ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 111
    ... Name System (or Service), an Internet service that translates domain names into IP addresses. Because ... name, therefore, a DNS service must translate the name into the corresponding IP address. For example, ...edu, .uk, and so on. For example, in the address mail.NETGEAR.com, mail is a server name and ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 112
    ... the device's IP address can even change while it is still connected. DHCP also supports a mix of static and dynamic IP addresses. Dynamic addressing simplifies... be added to a network without the hassle of manually assigning it a unique IP address. E EAP Extensible Authentication Protocol ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 113
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point IEEE Institute of... wired network and a set of wireless stations it is referred to as a Basic Service Set (BSS). An Extended Service...(known as a host) on the Internet has at least one IP address that uniquely identifies it among all other...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 114
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Networking Layer. The most widely used version of ... server that can support IPv6 packets can also support IPv4 packets. IP See "Internet Protocol" IP Address A four-byte number uniquely defining each host on the Internet, usually ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 115
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point MAC address The Media Access Control address is a unique 48-... it, and which must be reached through a gateway or router. A number that explains which part of an IP address comprises the network address and which part is ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 116
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Network Address Translation Sometimes referred to as Transparent Proxying, IP Address Overloading, or IP Masquerading. Involves use of a device called a Network Address Translator, which assigns a contrived, or logical,...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 117
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point Protocol A set of rules for communication between devices on... A device that forwards data between networks. An IP router forwards data based on IP source and destination addresses. S SSID A Service Set Identification is a thirty-two ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 118
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point be configured with the same SSID.... bridge, or repeater. Subnet Mask Combined with the IP address, the IP Subnet Mask allows a device to... other addresses are local to it, and which must be reached through a gateway or router. T TCP/IP ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 119
    ... feature. WINS WINS. Windows Internet Naming Service is a server process for resolving Windows-based computer names to IP addresses. Wireless Network Name (SSID) Wireless Network Name (SSID) is the name assigned to a wireless network. This is the...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 120
    Reference Manual for the WG602 v2 54 Mbps Wireless Access Point 12 Glossary M-10181-03
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 121
    ... 4-2 I IANA contacting B-2 IETF B-1 Web site address B-7 infrastructure mode B-2 IP addresses and NAT B-7 and the Internet B-2 ... by DHCP B-8 IP networking for Windows C-2, C-6 B Basic IP Settings page 3-10 Basic Wireless Settings 3-11, 3-15, 3-16, 5-1, 5-2 BSSID B-2 C Cabling B-11 Cat5 cable B-12 ...
  • Netgear WG602v2 | WG602v2 User Manual - Page 122
    ... 3-11 restore factory settings 4-5 Restrict Wireless Access by MAC Address 3-17 RFC 1466 B-7, B-10 1597 B-7, B-10 1631 B-7, B-8 finding B-7 RIP B-9 router concepts... List 4-3 subnet addressing B-4 subnet mask B-5 T TCP/IP properties verifying for Windows C-5 troubleshooting 6-1 U Uplink switch...



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Netgear WG602v2 - Wireless Access Point Manual