As everybody knows that the internet has become an obligation/necessity in our everyday lives. There is no place left where the internet and its usage are not required. From online shopping to money or documents transfer, pursuing some business or hung up with friends a solid WiFi connection is a must. There is nothing in this world that you can perform without an internet connection. Even during the process of your Netgear WiFi extender setup via mywifiext web address alive and active internet connection coming out of your main router is required.

For Netgear WiFi range extender process:

  • You just have to connect your Netgear wireless range extender with your PC or laptop via Ethernet cable/wire and wait for some time for the power LED on it to become green.
  • After that, you have to open a web browser onto your connected device and type Mywifiext or (local web address) into the field of browser's address bar and hit enter.
  • Once you have logged into the Netgear mywifiext login page successfully, a Netgear Genie setup wizard page will be displayed.
  • Enter the login credentials i.e. username and password when prompt.
  • Carefully follow the on-screen instructions given on Netgear Genie smart setup screen and configure your device with ease like a pro.

Things to do prior to setting up the Netgear wireless range extender

  • Make sure that your range extender is properly plugged into a wall socket.
  • Make sure that it is near to your existing WiFi router.
  • Make sure that both the devices (router and the range extender) consist of the latest firmware version of the technology.
  • Make sure that your router is placed openly at a higher shelf. The same process applies to your Netgear extender as well.
  • Make sure that you have the correct login details.
  • Make sure that you have the correct www-mywifiext-net web address to access the Netgear extender mywifiext page. Be careful, there should be any typos in entering the web address. Mistype in the URL might drag you to some third-party website that can cause disasters.
  • Make sure that you use mywifiext.local as a web address to set up your iOS and Apple devices with the Netgear WiFi range extender.

4 perfect ways to perk up the speed of your existing WiFi network

  1. Find a perfect place to spot your router and the range extender-

    As a matter of fact, you might have noticed that in some places, of your house you receive full internet signals and at some places, you found zero connectivity. Such poor connectivity areas are known as dead zones. The only reason behind it is that you haven’t placed your router and the range extender in an open place close to each other. You might have hidden your main router at the back of some wall or a device. So, to obtain uninterrupted WiFi signals, place them in reach simply.

  2. Place your devices away from the ground and interference-creating obstructions-

    When you are about to place your devices, make sure that they are placed at a higher shelf. On the other hand, they shouldn't be placed on the ground. Moreover, also plug them away from baby monitors, cordless phone, metal appliances, treadmill, electronic gadgets, Bluetooth speaker, microwave, etc.

  3. Your extender and the router needs a direction-

    If you are placing your devices in a cool and hygiene place, make sure that you adjust their antennas in a straight-vertical position for a better/optimal signal performance.

  4. Secure your Devices-

    The reason behind slow and sluggish WiFi signals can be interference of third-party neighborhood networking devices. So, to get rid of such problems permanently, make sure that you have secured your devices with a unique network name and a strong password.

On the other hand, you can also use a variety of techniques to secure your WiFi router, range extender, and the home network. Anti-virus will protect your devices and a network firewall is something that will secure your entire network and the connected devices also.

To protect your network with firewall security and for complete steps of Netgear extender setup, dial a toll-free number 1-888-961-4011.

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