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Set up a Wireless Network (WiFi Connection) by using these Tips

Installation of a range extender for the first time to create and build a solid home network would be annoying if you leave us at this moment. Sticking to us would be a big relief for you. Don’t worry, you have to be with us only till the process of NETGEAR Extender Setup.

Follow the below-given guidelines to get the extender configured for better internet coverage New Extender Setup

  • Unbox your range extender in the same room of router.
  • Plug them both into a power outlet. Remember, wall socket shouldn’t be damaged and electricity should be normal.
  • Take your computer closer to the router and consider connecting them both.
  • Open a web browser. The web browser should be any of your choice. But it shouldn’t be overloaded with malicious files, malware, cache, browsing history, and cookies.
  • Once opened with the web browser successfully, in the URL bar type mywifiext. If this URL doesn’t work, you can also go with
  • You will be prompt to enter username and password (default). Fill them all and proceed towards the home page of NETGEAR Genie Setup.

If your face error issues like:


  • login
  • Setup
  • WiFi Range Extender Setup


  • Or didn’t have the default login details.

Make yourself comfortable to call us any time of day or night on toll-free number 1-888-884-6940.

Now, let us make you familiar with configuration of a router for a secure wireless network

  1. Acquire a latest firmware of updated router. Ask our tech support executive to help you in selecting the best by for you.
  2. Make sure that your router and the modem are properly connected with each other. After that, consider plugging them both into an electric wall socket.
  3. Now, what you can do, take your computer and bring it closer to the router. Consider connecting them both. Avoid signal interferences.

Note: Signal interference of third-party or unauthorized WiFi devices can be a reason that causes login issues.

Configuration of a Router

  1. Install router software. Remember, not every router comes with inbuilt software. If yours isn’t one of them, then ignore this and connect your computer with the router.
  2. Choose WPA2 security (the most secure network).
  3. Open the web interface of router’s configuration.
  4. Type the default IP address of your router into field of the URL bar.
  5. You will now ask for a username and password to continue (default).
  6. Enter your internet connection information. Ask us related to the same query immediately.
  7. Set your wireless settings. Well, most routers have ‘wireless settings section’ available on the top of the device (routers) menu. From this ‘section’ you can enable or disable wireless signals, set the encryption, and can also change the name of your existing WiFi network.
  8. Once done, apply your settings. You can easily do this by clicking the ‘apply’ button.

If you have successfully done with the above-given process, consider placing your router. The place supposed to be at the center location of your house away from neighboring and public WiFi devices.

Connecting your Router


  • Connect a Device to the Network


Congratulations for your new device. It has been configured. Now, you can see that your router starts broadcasting wireless signals. Connect your computer, smartphone, or tablet with it and enjoy wireless signal connectivity all over the house.


  • Enter a Passphrase


Point to be noticed. Look, if you enabled ‘WPA2 encryption’, then you will prompt to enter a passphrase in order to get connected with your home network. Similarly, if you are using a ‘private computer’ you can disable the ‘hidden characters’ to avoid anybody seeing the encryption you are typing to connect.

Once you are connected to your ‘home network’, wait for a couple minutes as your IP address is being assigned. Once you successfully got the IP address, open a web browser and connect to a website. This process is only meant to test your network connection.

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