Are you thinking of setting up a Netgear WiFi range extender at your home or office? If the answer is yes, then you have landed on the right article, my friend.

By the end of this article, you will surely get a clear view of how to perform the Netgear Extender Setup.

What are you waiting for?

Netgear Extender Setup Via Manual Method

Also known as the Web Browser Setup Method, the Manual Method is one of the easiest methods to set up a Netgear extender. To know how to set up your WiFi extender through a manual method, follow the steps mentioned below:

- Start by plugging in your Netgear WiFi range extender into a working outlet.

- Then, press the Power button on your range extender.

- Switch on your PC or laptop and launch a web browser of your choice.

- Type the default web address of the Netgear extender in the address bar of the web browser of your choice.

Note: In case the default web address does not seem to work, type the default IP address ( of the Netgear WiFi extender in the address bar.

- Once you are done hitting Enter, you will be taken to the login page.

- Create an account if you do not already have one by filling in the default credentials of the WiFi range extender and click on the Login button.

- Once the Basic Home page appears on the screen of your laptop or PC, follow the on-screen instructions and complete the Netgear WiFi range extender setup using the Manual Method.

Netgear Extender Setup Via WPS Method

To know how to set up your Netgear WiFi extender through a WPS method, follow the step-by-step instructions outlined below:

- Start by pressing the power button on your Netgear WiFi range extender.

- Locate the WPS button on your device, press, and hold it for a couple of seconds.

- Then, press the WPS button on your existing router.

- Wait till the time the LED light on the router does not turn a solid shade of green.

- Now, connect to the network of the extender by using the same credentials as that of the network of your existing router.

Note: In case of any doubts, you are free to check the WiFi extender manual for the default credentials anytime.

Congratulations! You are done setting up your Netgear WiFi range extender with the help of the WPS method. Now, you are free to connect all your WiFi devices and enjoy a seamless and uninterrupted Internet connection in every damn corner of your house.

Troubleshooting Tips: Netgear Extender Setup

Facing trouble during the setup? If yes, then walk through the troubleshooting steps mentioned below to get rid of all the errors that you are facing:

- Make sure that you have one extra and updated web browser ready, so that in case of any problem with the current web browser, you can always switch.

- Make sure that your Netgear WiFi range extender is getting enough power supply.

- Type the default web address of the Netgear extender carefully and avoid typos.

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