How to connect to Netgear Wi-Fi Extender?

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I have recently purchased a new wireless router – Netgear Wi-Fi Extender. I have successfully connected to the Access Point and obtained a valid IP Address. Now, I want to know how to connect to Netgear Wi-Fi Extender with and without the Ethernet Port?

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How to connect to Netgear Wi-Fi Extender?


The following article will provide you with the instructions on how you can wirelessly connect to your Netgear Wi-Fi Extender manually.

1. With an Ethernet Port-

 Connect your product to the computer using an Ethernet cable.

 Now, navigate to this link ‘’ and enter the default credential details. Username: admin Password: password

 After successful login, go to Setup > Wireless Settings.

 Check and change the value in the password field under Security Options. It should be the same as your Access Point key.

 Click on Apply.

 Reconnect the Wireless devices to the Extender.

2. Without an Ethernet Port-

 Press and hold the Factory Settings button to reset the Wi-Fi Extender to the default options.

 Connect your computer to the device using wireless network.

 Enter the default login credentials as stated above on the following web user interface ‘’.

 Follow the setup wizard to establish the connection to your Access Point.

 Reconnect your Wi-Fi devices using either the WPS button or the manual method.

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