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With the help of this post, we will try to cover all Netgear extender related questions that are mostly asked by many users all around the globe. So, without wasting much time, let us answer the most common question related to login.

Question: Why the installation setup wizard asked for the WiFi router password every-time?

Solution: Ensure that your Netgear range extender is placed close to the WiFi router during the extender setup process. If your router security type is WEP, ensure it is correct, or else try to reset your Netgear range extender to default factory settings and then try to set up your extender by visiting again.

Question: Is it possible to extend the host WiFi router guest network with Netgear range extender?

Solution: Yes, it is possible to extend with the Netgear range extender.

Question: The computer is connected with Netgear_EXT network SSID name, but no Internet access & login page is not opening.

Solution: Ensure that your computer network adapters are set on DHCP configuration, not on static IP addresses. To check press Windows + R key, then type CMD and hit Enter key. Type ipconfig to check the IP address of the Netgear WiFi range extender. If you are getting an invalid IP address, try to reset your range extender device, and again try to access setup page.

Question: Entered wrong WEP passphrase key and Netgear extender are not connecting to WiFi devices. Why?

Solution: Netgear WiFi extender cannot check the WiFi key is correct or not. In this case, your WiFi devices will not be able to connect with your Netgear extender.

Question: Every Netgear WiFi extender compatibility issues with the Netgear Genie app?

Solution: Old Netgear range extender models are not compatible with the Genie app. So, to access or change settings of your old Netgear range extender model configuration settings, visit Netgear mywifiext login page.

Question: My router security is WEP, and I entered the wrong security key on the range extender. I cannot able to access the range extender anymore. How can I fix it?

Solution: Restart your Netgear WiFi range extender first. Try to re-enter the WEP passphrase correctly.

Question: What can I do if range extender disconnects when connects with the main router during setup?

Solution: Try to change the wireless settings of your home WiFi router. Also, you can try to restart your home WiFi router.

Question: Unable to connect my WiFi device with WiFi extender using manual setup after running the WPS push button to connect the extender to the WiFi router successfully. Why?

Solution: During the initial connection process, the gateway generates a different WPS implementation which can cause WiFi devices to be unable to connect to Netgear range extender.

Question: Why do always have the latest firmware version on Netgear extender?

Solution: Having the latest Netgear extender firmware version will help you to increase the functionality, stability, and performance of your extender device. The new and up-to-date firmware will likely correct or remove the previous bugs and internal issues.

Question: Can we add multiple range extender over the same home network?

Solution: Yes, you can easily connect multiple range extender on the same home network. But with the multiple repeaters, your Internet speed will also distribute which may result in potentially low surfing and downloading speed as compared with the previous one.

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