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Finding the WEP key on Netgear Routers

This tutorial will guide you through using finding your WEP key on Netgear routers.
Use the menu links below to navigate through the document.

Back to Wireless Networking Overview

Use Your Internet browser to Connect to Your Router

On a computer that is currently online, open up Internet Explorer. Erase what is in the Address bar and type in “” and hit the Enter Key on the keyboard.

Netgear IP

Log in to Your Router

Log in using username and password. please contact Charter Support at 1-888-GET-CHARTER (888-438-2427).

Netgear Login

Open Wireless Settings

Next, click on Wireless Settings on the left side.

Wireless Settings

Find Your WEP Key

In the white area on the middle of the page, scroll down to Encryption (WEP) Key and write down the key next to the filled in dot (usually Key 1). That is your encryption key.

Netgear WEP Key

How to Find the WPA Key

For WPA, The Netgear password that was entered in the WPA Pre-Shared Key field.

Security Options

Security Options

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