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FRITZ!Box 6590 Cable Service

Certain settings are missing from the FRITZ!Box user interface

You want to use or configure a certain function in the FRITZ!Box user interface. However, the corresponding settings, for example menu items or buttons, are not displayed although these settings are present in the user interface of a different FRITZ!Box of the same type.

1 Enabling the advanced view

  1. Open the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click the three dot menu in the upper-right corner of the user interface.
  3. Click the on/off switch to enable the advanced view.

    Fig.: Enabling the advanced view

    • The advanced view is enabled when the on/off switch is green .

2 Enabling the wireless network

Some wireless settings are only displayed if the wireless network is enabled:

  1. Click "Wireless" ("WLAN") in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Radio Network" in the "Wireless" ("WLAN") menu.
  3. In the "Active frequency bands" section, enable the wireless network for the 2.4 and 5 GHz frequency band.
  4. Click "Apply" to save the settings.