Q.1: How to set up NETGEAR WiFi Range Extender?
NETGEAR WiFi Range Extender can be set up with either web browser setup or WPS method. Referring manual or NETGEAR Extender Setup guide is also helpful to install and configure a range extender. If you face any issue while the setup process, call 1-888-829-5515 and let technicians set up the extender properly.
Q.2: I am unable to access www.mywifiext.net, what should I do?
Mywifiext.net is a default address to log in to NETGEAR WiFi Range Extender. But users face issues while accessing www.mywifiext.net. It shows different error messages depending upon the web browser e.g. Chrome shows ‘the site can’t be reached’. This is because it is only a local address rather than a regular website on internet. To solve this issue, connect to extender network through an Ethernet cable or wirelessly. If the issue still persists, take help from mywifiext experts at 1-888-829-5515.
Q.3: What is WPS or Push ‘n’ Connect?
WPS stands for WiFi Protected Setup. Basically, it is a network security standard to protect home or office network from accessing by anyone else apart from you. There are a few NETGEAR products which utilize the name Push ‘n’ Connect for WPS. This method set up a random SSID for network by default. WPS provides wireless security for routers, adapters, computers, WiFi phones, access points and other devices. To use WPS method for setting up a NETGEAR Range Extender, call at toll-free 1-888-829-5515.
Q4: Does wireless connection improve if I change channel to 2.4GHz?
It may happen that the channel on which router or AP work is facing interference from other devices. This interference or barrier is usually caused by electronic gadget working on the same frequency which your router is making use of. In order to troubleshoot this problem, change router channel to least congested channel. If you still face the same problem, get connected with technicians at 1-888-829-5515.
Q.5: How to set up NETGEAR Extender to use the same SSID as Router?
There are some NETGEAR Wireless Extenders like EX6200 AC1200, WN1000RP and WN3000RP which let you choose the SSID you want. To set up NETGEAR Extender to use the same SSID as Router, change Extender name and use the router SSID. If you find any trouble while the process, feel free to contact at 1-888-829-5515.