> Do I have to have my router connected to my modem directly with an
> Ethernet cable or is there a way to connect it to my modem wireless
Have you read any of the installation instructions for your R7000 or
your (unspecified) "my modem"? Did any of them suggest that you not use
an Ethernet cable between these devices?
Visit http://netgear.com/support , put in your model number, and look
for Documentation. Get the User Manual. (If the Netgear web site is