Netgear Genie
Netgear Genie
2.4.42

3.1

Netgear Genie free download for Mac

Netgear Genie

2.4.42
18 June 2019

Manage your Netgear router.

Overview

Netgear Genie makes getting the most out of your home network fun and easy. More than four million downloads of the Genie app lets users easily monitor, connect, and control their home network from a PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone. With Netgear Genie you can share and stream music or videos, diagnose and repair network issues, set up parental controls, and more.

You can use the Genie desktop apps to do the following:

  • Automatically repair common WiFi network problems
  • Get easy access to router features like parental controls, guest access, broadband usage meter, speed test, AirPrint compatibility, and more
  • The network map shows all the devices on your home network

Note: To manage your router settings with the Genie app, you might need to update to new router firmware when it is available.

What's new in Netgear Genie

Version 2.4.42:

Note: Although Finder indicates no version number for this application, the developer refers to it as version 2.4.42.

  • Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.

6 Netgear Genie Reviews

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Gregm
22 December 2016

Most helpful

Very short list of supported devices. My 3 year old Netgear DSL router is *not* covered/ accessible for control (and no enabled IPv6 allowed) --- leaves it as merely eye-candy display.

Supported list is here http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/24686

Without that, I might as well just continue on with my device access via browser.

Uninstalled
Like (1)
Version 2.4.20
NLSB
23 September 2018
As is the case with many browser-based apps, they are dumbed down, "lite" versions of any useful interface or software. Netgear Genie is no different.
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Version 2.4.32
Bob Jacobson
16 June 2017
The "new" version looks identical to the 2016 and maybe even the 2015 versions. I can't tell any difference.
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Version 2.4.22
pl-svn
11 March 2017
Do yourselves a favour: type "routerlogin.net" in your browser, instead of installing this crap =:-/
Like (1)
Version 2.4.22
1 answer(s)
pubscout
pubscout
01 November 2018
Excellent suggestion! Thanks!
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hwgray
23 December 2016
Requirements • Intel, 64-bit processor • OS X 10.7 or later Somehow, _Netgear router_ got left off the list of requirements.
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Version 2.4.20
Gregm
22 December 2016
Very short list of supported devices. My 3 year old Netgear DSL router is *not* covered/ accessible for control (and no enabled IPv6 allowed) --- leaves it as merely eye-candy display.

Supported list is here http://kb.netgear.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/24686

Without that, I might as well just continue on with my device access via browser.

Uninstalled
Like (1)
Version 2.4.20
Lls
23 July 2015
It can get a little pushy, maybe that good.
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Version 2.3.1.12
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3.1

App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.7.0 or later
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