Getting to know the Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router, F9K1119 v2

The Belkin AC1600 Wi-Fi Dual-Band AC+ Gigabit Router, F9K1119 v2 is a router which operates on 2.4 GHz conforming to the IEEE 802.11 b/g/n wireless standards, and 5 GHz conforming to the IEEE 802.11 a/n/ac wireless standards.
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Major Features
  • Dual-band 802.11ac
  • Guest network (2.4 GHz)
  • Simple start
  • 3x3 Spatial Streams
  • Data rates of 300 Mbps (2.4 GHz) and 1.3 Gbps (5 GHz)
  • 4x Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • One (1) USB 3.0 port for storage or printer sharing
  • Parental Controls powered by Norton™
  • MultiBeam Technology
  • Quality of Service (QoS)
  • DLNA™ Media Server for streaming multimedia content
LED Behaviors
Front Panel
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A) Router Status Light - your router’s status is indicated by the light on the front panel of the device.
  • OFF - the router is not plugged into a power source.
  • Blinking Blue - the router is starting up.
  • Solid Blue - the router is connected to the Internet.
  • Blinking Amber - the router cannot detect the modem.  Either the modem is OFF, not plugged into the router, or unresponsive.
B) Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS) Light and Button - the WPS button of your router can be used to help establish a secure connection between your router and other WPS-enabled Wi-Fi devices such as computers.
NOTE:  The small light near the WPS button indicates what is happening while you are using WPS to establish a connection.
  • OFF - idle
  • Blinking Blue - the router is looking for a WPS-enabled computer or other device.
  • Solid Blue - the router has made a secure connection with the computer or other device.
  • Amber - a connection was not created.
Back Panel
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User-added image Modem Port - connect your modem to this port using an Ethernet cable.
User-added image LAN Ports - connect computers and other wired network devices to these ports using Ethernet cables.
User-added image USB Port and LED - A USB printer, disk or other USB device plugged into this port will be shared on your network.  The USB port has a light that indicates its status.
  • OFF - there is no USB device connected or the attached USB device is not in use.
  • Blinking - this means you have to wait before unplugging any USB device connected to the router until the light turns OFF.
  • ON - the USB device is connected and is being shared on your network.
User-added image Reset Button - this button is used to restart your router in rare cases when it functions incorrectly.  It may also be used to restore the factory default settings. 
User-added image Power Port - connect the included power supply to this jack.
Product Requirements
Desktop browser requirements:
  • Internet Explorer® 7 or above
  • Mozilla Firefox®
  • Google Chrome™
  • Safari®
Operating System (OS) requirements:
  • Windows® XP 32-bit (SP3 or greater)
  • Windows Vista® 
  • Windows® 7 
  • Windows® 8 
  • Windows® 8.1 
  • Mac OS® X 10.5 and above
NOTE:  It can virtually support any OS since there is no need for any software to install as long as a supported browser is used for the web-based setup and configuration. 
Belkin MediaPlay for smartphones and tablets:
  • iOS 5.0 or later, compatible with iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®
  • Android™ 2.2 and up
  • Display device must support DLNA™ or AirPlay®
  • USB drive must be connected to a USB port on the router with the Media Server feature enabled
  • Display device must be part of the same network via wireless or Ethernet connection
Belkin USB Print and Storage Center:
NOTE:  Make sure you download the correct version of the USB utility for your operating system.

Operating SystemUSB Utility v.2.2.0USB Utility v.2.2.1
Windows 10Yes-
Windows 8Yes-
Windows 7Yes-
Windows XP SP3-Yes
Windows Vista SP1-Yes
Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10-Yes
Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9-Yes
Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8-Yes
Mac OS X Lion 10.7-Yes
Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.1 or later-Yes
Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 or later-Yes
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