How To | Configuring IP reservations by MAC for Netgear M4250 (NS Series Gen 2) network switches

Updated at July 31st, 2023

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  1. Launch a web browser.
  2. In the address field of your web browser, enter the IP address of the switch. The login page displays.

    Default IP for Netgear M4250 (NS Series Gen 2) Network Switches





  3. Click the Main UI Login button. The main UI login page displays in a new tab.
  4. Enter the default username and password.

    Default Username and Password

    Username: admin

    Password: qscsystems

  5. Select System>Services>DHCP Pool Configuration.
  6. From the Pool Name, select create.
  7. Pool Name, name your Device.
  8. Type of Binding, select Manual.
  9. Hardware Address, input MAC address of the device.
  10. Hardware Address Type, leave on Ethernet.
  11. Host Number, input the IP Address you want to give the device.
  12. Host Mask, input the subnet mask.
  13. Lease Time, set to Infinite.
  14. Click add, apply, and save on the far right.