When you get it working, don't forget to go back and secure it with passwords, and allowing only your MAC address to connect - it's under "Access Control" in the admin app. There's a handy button that will automatically enter it for you. If you have more than one Mac, don't forget the other one too.<br><br>I have the model without the modem, since I have cable. The nice thing about your model is, if you ever get cable or DSL, you can connect the modem to your phoneline, and become your own ISP when you are away from home.<br><br>