How do I connect with www.mywifiext.net or Mywifiext.local?

Mywifiext Setup, Mywifiext.net, www.mywifiext.net, you will find that they both lead to the same place i.e The Mywifiext wifi Extender Setup login page.

How do I set up my Netgear WiFi Range extender ?    

  1. To set up your extender, follow these instructions:
  2. Plug your extender.
  3. The LED lights out and away the foremost power.
  4. Press the power or On/Off switch if your Power LED doesn’t glow.
  5. Connect your laptop or mobile device to the local area network of the extender.
  6. NETGEAR EXT is the default WiFi network name (SSID) for extender. The password for such an extension network is not really set or is password.
  7. It is also likely that your device will tell you that the Internet is offline. This is fine.
  8.  Optimize your WiFi connection.Unless you’re forced to support the terms and conditions, fitted Model or I AGREE.
  9. Pick your certification for your extender.
  10. These credentials are used to access the settings on your extender throughout a web browser.
  11. We recommend choosing admin as the default Username and setting a password that is different from your WiFi network password.
  12. Select two security questions from the drop-down menus and answer properly.
  13. Open the browser and enter mywifiext.net or 192.168.1.250 into the address bar.
  14. The page New Extender Setup opens.
  15. You can use these questions to restore your extender’s admin credentials if you forget them.
  16.  NEXT is a button or a press.
  17. If your extender prompts you to use the NETGEAR Genie to assist you, select YES or CONTINUE.
  18. Your WiFi extender looks for nearby WiFi networks.
  19. For your network, select the radio buttons for the 2.4GHz and 5GHz WiFi Network Names (SSID).
  20. NEXT is a button or a press.Click or touch NEXT after entering your existing network’s password.For your extender, choose SSIDs and passwords.
  21. The extender takes the title of your existing network and applies the ending _2GEXT for 2.4GHz and _5GEXT for 5GHz to all of it. By default, each band’s password is the same as your existing network
  22. (Optional) You use the same WiFi name and password for mesh extenders that you do for your existing network. If your extender supports it, select the Enable One WiFi Name check box to enable this feature.
  23. This allows you to use the same WiFi name (SSID) and password for your extender as you do on your existing WiFi network.
  24. Next will be a click or a tap
  25. Your settings are applied by the extension.This task may take a few minutes to complete.
  26. For each of your extender’s bands, the extender displays the WiFi network name (SSID) and password.
  27. Keep these in mind.
  28. Go to the WiFi settings on a device that you’d like to connect to the extender network and connect to the extender’s new network.
  29. Go to your web browser and click or tap CONTINUE before checking the checkbox at the bottom of the page.
  30. Your network’s coverage is now being expanded by your extender

How do I reset my NETGEAR WiFi range extender to factory default ?

  1. Plug your extender.
  2. Press the Power or On/Off button if the Power LED does not brighten up.
  3. The LED lights to the most power.
  4. Wait for your extender’s LEDs to steady.
  5. This could take a few minutes to finish the task.
  6. Locate that Reset or Factory Reset button on your extender. The button is usually placed behind a small hole on the extender’s side or bottom panel.
  7. Press and hold the Reset or Factory Reset button with such a straightened paper clip or similar sized object until the Power LED blinks.
  8. This could take up to 10 seconds.
  9. Wait for your extender’s LEDs to steady.
  10. This could take a few minutes to complete this task.

How should I use WPS while setting up my NETGEAR WiFi range extender?

  1. Set your Access Point/Extender switch on your extender to Extender.
  2. Plug your extender with your router in the same room.
  3. The LED lights with the most power.
  4. Press the Power or On/Off button if the Power LED does not brighten up
  5. Wait for your extender’s LEDs to adjust.
  6. This may take a few minutes to complete the task given.
  7. Perform a factory reset if this is not your first time setting up your extender.
  8. See How do I perform a factory reset on my NETGEAR WiFi range extender? for more information.
  9. On your extender, wps button.The WPS LED turns on and off.
  10. Within two minutes, press the WPS button on your basic router.
  11. The WPS LED extender comes on again and stays bright.
  12. Wait for the Power LED to brighten up before connecting in your extender.
  13. Access the extended network using your WiFi-enabled computer or mobile device.
  14. Depending on your extender, the extended network name is one of the following:
  15. MyWiFiExample is like your original network.
  16. MyWiFiExample EXT is the same as your original network, however with the extension _EXT added.
  17. WiFiExample 2G, MyWiFiExample 5G are like your original network, although with _2G or _5G added.
  18. The password for the extended network is the same as your original network’s password.
  19. MyWiFiExample 2GEXT, MyWiFiExample 5GEXT are just like your original network, however with _2GEXT or _5GEXT inserted.
  20. Your extended network’s password is the same as your original network’s password.

NETGEAR WiFi range extender factory reset :

 FACTORY RESET :

  1. You can do a factory reset on your range extender using a few various ways:
  2.  On the actual phone
  3. And use a web browser on a computer or mobile device

 CAUTION : Whenever you perform a factory reset, all of your device’s settings will be reset to its defaults. Until the range extender is reconfigured and all devices are reconnected, any devices connected to it will lose connectivity. 

  1. The reset button would be located on the range extender’s bottom.
  2. Press and hold the reset button for 10 seconds, or until the Power LED blinks amber, before releasing it
  3. To properly press the reset button, you may need a small object such as a paperclip or a toothpick.
  4. Your range extender will reboot and perform a clean factory reset.
  5. USING A WEB BROWSER :
  6. Connect to the Wi-Fi network for your range extender.
  7.  On the device you’re using, open a web browser of your choice.

Go on to the following web address:

  1.  Enter your username and password.
  2. Click the Menu icon, Settings, and then Other Settings on the Netgear Genie page.
  1.  Hit the Reset button.
  2.  Click OK.
  3.  Your range extender will reboot and perform a clean factory reset.