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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. Enable the wireless network for the 2.4 and 5 GHz frequency band. If the option "Wireless radio network enabled" is only displayed once, enable the Advanced View first.
  4. Click "Apply" to save the settings.