How to use a Netgear WNR2000 Wireless Router JUST as an access point

Posted on 2009-02-09
Last Modified: 2013-11-12
For the life of me I cant make this work.  Netgear WNR2000 wireless N router.  I want to plug it into an existing network, but use it only as an access point.  yes, I know I should have just gotten a pure access point as I already have a server on the network handling DHCP and a real firewall in place upstream.

Does anyone know how to make this work?  I figured it would be simple but I cant get it...

Question by:kevinmcse1
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    1- turn DHCP server off
    2- go to it LAN setting and assign static IP from your IP pool and subnet mask and gateway
    try and reply
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    Thanks, that did it.

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