Netgear Extender Setup

Steps for Netgear Extender Setup

Netgear extender setup process through various option :

Connect to Power

Unbox your Netgear Wifi Range Extender, connect it to power and turn it on.

Connect to WiFi

Connect the Wireless mywifiext setup extender to your Wireless network so it has internet access. Pick Automatic Wireless Protected Setup (WPS) if your router supports it (look for a button  “WPS” or check the user manual guide). Otherwise, scroll down to manual setup.

Automatic Wireless Protected Setup (WPS)

  • Press the WPS button on the side of your Wireless range extender

  • Press the router’s Wireless protected setup button. Wait for the wireless range extender’s 2.4G light to turn green/amber/red.

  • Repeat the steps 1 & 2 to also extend your router’s 5 GHz band.

  • Unplug the wifi range extender from power and plug it where you want to place.

For best results, put the Netgear extender halfway between the router and your devices.

Manual Setup for Netgear Wifi New Extender

  • Open the Browser on your desktop/laptop or mobile phone and visit

  • Click on Netgear Wifi New Extender Setup tab.

  • Enter your detail information to create your account of Netgear wireless range extender.

  • Select your existing WiFi network from the list and then click on ‘Next’.

  • If your router does not have a 5GHZ bandwidth option, then uncheck the 5GHZ option before choosing the option of ‘Next’.

  • Enter the password of your existing WiFi network and click on ‘Next’.

  • (Optional) Change the Wireless network name and password of the wifi range extender’s network(s) and press ‘Next’.

  • In most cases, it’s best to leave these options to their defaults.

  • Connect the devices to one of the new extended WiFi networks and tap ‘Continue’ in the Netgear wireless installation wizard.

  • Unless you made changes in the previous step, the extender’s new network(s) begin with your existing router’s WiFi name + “_2GEXT” or “_5GEXT” and use the same password as your existing Wifi router.

  • (Optional) Unplug the Netgear wifi range extender from power, place it where you want, and plug it back in.

For best results, put the wifi range extender halfway between the router and devices.

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