Maybe you are aware of this thing that whenever you bought any new device you are supposed to set it up first before moving forward with it. Netgear WiFi Extender Setup has the capability of covering the poor connectivity areas (dead zone) and boost up the speed of Internet to high heights that follow your every step where ever you go in house, its range will follow you. Extender Setup plays an important role in dealing with your existing WiFi router in a good proper way. Its wireless amplifiers and antennas throw out the live Internet connection for your extender in order to spread its high range everywhere.
How the router converse with your range extender?
Once you unbox your device, you have to plug it into a power outlet nearby your router and wait for the LED lights on it to turn solid green. If they are stable, it means that your extender is ready to deal with all your devices and if it is blinking that means it needs more time to boost up. If you are still detecting blinking LED lights, just unplug it, wait for two minutes and plug it back again. You device will automatically send and receive signals from your main router. As soon as you found that the power LEDs are absolute still that means it is ready for Setup.
Netgear Extender Setup: Things that you can follow
Do not create differences between your devices. Locate them both within the range of each other. The range should not exceed the limit of 10-15 feet.
On the other hand, you have to take care of your router as well. Do not hide it just because it is ugly by look. In future also, don’t think that your handsome extender is now configured properly and you are free to get rid of your ugly router. If you are about to do so, you are inviting a big disaster in your life.
What are those disasters?
If you hide your router just because of its ugly looks, you will never configure your range extender with the router because the live signals that it throws make your mywifiext Setup to a successful end.
Hiding your device may result in low connectivity and in suffocation, it might get overheated.
Its amplifiers and wires may get messed with each other and dust might cover your device and may enter into the Internet Ports.
So you have to be proud of your router, no matter it is ugly or attractive. It is the main element that will make your New Extender Setup easy and meet a successful end.
Extend the range of your existing WiFi network
Once your extender and router are introduced with each other, they will start exchanging their signals. Now, you can connect them with the help of an Ethernet cable. Grab another cable and connect your range extender with any of your wired or wireless device.
Once you have done with all, launch a web browser and type mywifiext in the field of address bar. When you see an error message in front of your home screen, don’t panic because it is quite normal at this time. Just try using another web browser and carefully type the URL again.
Note: Before going further, you have to throw all the malware and malicious files from your computer and have to restart it once.
Things you can avoid while setup
Disable your WiFi and enable only that network name whom range you want to extend.
During the process of setup, turn off all the Bluetooth devices, metal appliances, etc.
Make setup to an end in a cool temperature. Do not let your devices be over heated.
Netgear Genie Setup: The quick start
When your URL is expected by the web browser, you will straight-away jump into the home page Fill IP 192.168.1.1250 , just fill in the default login details on the required fields given below. Once your default credentials are expected, proceed forward and stick with all the positive responses until you reach finish (to complete the installation process).
Features of Netgear Genie Setup
Manages Parental control and guest access
Gives the unlimited speed of Gigabits
Notifies you when your devices and home network needs an updation
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