Configure the 5 GHz radio on your Actiontec C2300A modem

The 5 GHz radio allows you to select the wireless channel (1-11), power level (10-100%), 802.11 modes (802.11b/g/n), spatial streams, aggregation, and MIMO power save. 
5 GHz Wireless Step 1-5

1.  Connect a device, such as a computer or tablet, directly to your modem using the Ethernet cable (usually yellow).

2.  Open a web browser and type http://192.168.0.1 into the web address field.

3.  Log in to your modem's settings (Modem GUI) using the Administrator Username and Password, then select "Apply." Unless you have changed the default settings, you can find the login information on the modem's sticker.

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4.  Select "Wireless Setup."

5.  Select "5 GHz" in the left sidebar.

  1. Select "Radio Setup."
  1. Select the desired "Channel". Selecting the best channel depends on your environment. Check the modem wireless status for the best available channel. 

      8. Select the desired "802.11 mode."  

     9. Select "Apply" to save your changes.

     10. An overview of the 5 GHz channel will be displayed at the bottom of the screen.

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