If you are troubling while selecting extender from NETGEAR's wide range or are bothering for NETGEAR EX6100 troubleshooting or want to install new NETGEAR EX6100 AC750 WiFi range extender, then this article will be highly valuable for you. In this article both of the above stated subjects are explained in most elaborative manner. Have happy reading.
Extender as name suggest are designed to extend the signal coverage range of your home network by amplifying the signal coming from network router. NETGEAR’s EX6100 extender is designed to work in dual band which comes along with many other advantages some of which are as listed below:
User is always recommended to install extender in his/her network only in case signal strength of their network router is weak to extend that it is not capable to tackle the menace of blind spots. To analyse the signal strength best available option pertains to NETGEAR’s WiFi analytics app. It comes along with many other advantages such as it can be used for managing WiFi channels, checking network status, checking signal strength and many other things for which you have to download this app.
Best part of this app is that it is available free of cost. You can download it either from official website of NETGEAR or from google store.
Before knowing about various other aspects of NETGEAR EX6100 AC750 WiFi range extender, we should have to know about various LED status, that what a particular LED status pertains to. Various LED status along with its descriptions are briefly discussed below:
Now comes the answer for the question of how to setup EX6100 AC750 WiFi range extender. This can be done by following any one method out of following given two methods.
User can go for any one of the method as per their desirability and requirement Steps to be followed while installing NETGEAR range extender in any of these modes are as discussed below:
1. NETGEAR ex6100 manual/NETGEAR ex6100 genie setup: -This method is ideal for the network in which your network router does not have WPS button. This method is known as manual because of the reason that user have to enter various details manually in this method. While going for installation by manual method you need WiFi device which have to be connected to NETGEAR AC750 wifi range extender EX6100. Then after opening web browser, do enter htttp://www.mywifiext.net. This will prompt you to NETGEAR EX6100 extender setup wizard.
Your extender is absolutely ready to be used. You can place it as per your requirement and enjoy interrupted internet connectivity throughout your network.
2. Wi-Fi Protected Setup(WPS) method: - This method is the easiest one if you are going for NETGEAR EX6100 setup. This method enable user to go for new extender setup AC750 wifi range extender by pushing a button. You have to simply press WPS button on your EX6100 WiFi range extender and wait for two minutes. In the meantime, do press WPS button on your network router. Just by doing so your extender stands to be installed. You can place it at the location which suits you but do ensure that connection between network router and extender should have to be maintained. SO to find best suitable position to place your new EX6100 range extender you can use Link rate LED of extender. The location when it blinks green is ideal position to place your newly installed extender.
Hope all your queries are adequately addressed in this article. But in case you are still left with any query then you are advised to refer other articles on our blog. For further clarification you can visit NETGEAR’s official website. We wish you to enjoy seamless internet connectivity.