Steps To Setup Netgear Wifi Range Extenders

The Netgear extender setup enables you to configure your Netgear extender through the Web browser of a device, connected to your current Wi-Fi network.

To ensure proper installation:
  • Put the extender close to the router during the Wi-Fi setup.
  • Connect the extender to an electrical outlet, and wait for LED to turn on.
  • By clicking the “Network” icon in the taskbar on PC, select “Netgear_Ext” from the list of Wi-Fi Networks.
  • Open a new browser window to connect to the website. Log in to the website.
  • Select your Wi-Fi network and click “Continue.” Enter your network’s password and press “Continue.”
  • Connect all of the devices which are to be connected with W-Fi.
  • The extender is to be connected to a power source, and then wait for the Status LED light to turn green.

How Netgear Extender Works

Net Gear extender is a plug and play device. Normally, there are fewer issues in Net Gear extender settings but to enjoy better performance and uninterrupted Wi-Fi connection . do the following:

  1. A higher wireless channel on the router should be selected for better performance.Net Gear recommends channels 149–165 for extender settings.
  2. Enable One WiFi Name with unique password.
  3. Place your extender about halfway between your router and the area with a poor WiFi signal.
  4. Detect and authenticate new devices before giving them access.

The Mywifiext Netgear extender enhances the Wi-Fi signals in all directions and especially in the weak areas of your house. The extender is required to have smooth spreading and distribution of channels to various types of devices.