Reconnect your Netgear Extender To The Home Network Easily Using These Tips

This relevant easy to execute blog post provides you ultimate instructions on how to reconnect your smart Netgear wireless range extender to the existing home WiFi network.

But remember, your Netgear extender must be connected with the existing WiFi router through an Ethernet cable.

Note: For Netgear WiFi range extender setup troubleshooting tips, you have to wait for a short while. We will discuss you with the setup process of your Netgear device later on.

Ethernet: Reconnect your Netgear wireless range extender.

  • Connect your Netgear wireless repeater to your laptop/ computer through an Ethernet cable.

  • A relevant web browser supposed to be open your device (computer/ laptop).

  • Type into the internet browser’s URL bar.

  • Hit Enter on your keyboard and when login page displays type the default username and password.

  • Click on LOG IN > Setup and then the Wireless Settings option.

Now, let us ask you a question.

Does the value under the security option, in the passphrase key field matches with your main router’s password or not?

If your answer is no, then you have to change it immediately to match it with your router.

  • Click on apply once done and reconnect your WiFi devices to the Netgear range extender.

WiFi: Reconnect your Netgear WiFi range extender.

  • Push and gently hold the reset button located on the side panel of your range extender for a few seconds.

  • If you see that the LED lights on your Netgear device have started flashing, then it means that your range extender has been reset successfully.

  • In case the lights on your device don’t blink or flash, then push the on/off button once.

  • Now, open your computer or laptop and connect to the Netgear extender’s default WiFi network.

  • After that, you are supposed to launch a web browser on your connected device (computer or laptop) and type Netgear default IP address i.e. into the address bar of your internet browser.

  • Press Enter and when setup page displays fill in the default login credentials (username and password) carefully.

  • Tap on the Log In option and follow the on-screen prompts given on Netgear Genie smart setup page to reconnect the Netgear smart wireless range extender to your existing home WiFi network safely, securely, and easily.

  • Now, you can reconnect all your WiFi devices to the Netgear device.

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Now, let us give you some informative troubleshooting tips for the Netgear extender setup process.

  • Unbox your range extender carefully.

  • Plug it into a damaged-free power source.

  • Do not perform the new extender setup in fluctuation, dim voltage or high voltage.

  • Place it closer to your main WiFi router.

  • Now, take your computer or a laptop and connect it to the WiFi range extender.

  • Onto your device, you are supposed to load up a web browser to access mywifiext setup and login page. For this, you have to type into the internet browser address bar field and provide login credentials to the displayed page.

  • If this doesn’t work, then go with the URL

When the home page of Netgear Genie displays, just follow the given instructions and set up your Netgear device with ease. Is that simple as ABC, isn’t it?

If you still face any issue in setting up your device, then don’t forget that we are always there to help you. We are the solution partner of Netgear.

Thank you for giving us your precious time.