Netgear WN2500 RP N600 setup

Netgear WN2500 RP N600 setup

All the steps necessary to do the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, is mentioned below. Along with the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, how to modify the Netgear extender settings after finish up the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup is also brifed up at the end of the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup page.

First step: Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup- Connecting and placing the Netgear WN2500RP N600

In the first step of doing the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, Place the extender in the same room as of your router. This placement of extender into the same place where the router is already placed is necessary only when we are doing the initial setup. After Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, you can place the extender in another area.

Now moving further with doing of the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, we will connect the extender into the power socket and connect it to the power adaptor. When you had placed the power into the extender you will see that the Power LED lights solid amber when it is powering on and then turns solid green when the extender is fully powered on and ready. If in case the extender’s power LEd does not on then press the Power button.

Second step: Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup- Connecting the Netgear WN2500RP N600 with Network

In the second step of doing the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, we will connect the extender to the existing wifi network. It is necessary as we want to extend the range of already existing wifi network and turn the dead zones of the network into the live ones. this can be done in two ways:

Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup- Connect the extender with wifi protected setup(WPS)

In the process of doing the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, and while connecting the extender with WPS, press the WPS button on the extender. You will see when you are pressing the WPS button, the WPS LED light will blink. Now in the next two minutes, on your router please press the WPS button. When you will see that the WPS LED light and 2.4 GHz Link Rate LED on your Netgear extender turns light solid green, then the extender has established a connection with your already existing wifi network/router/access point.

If in case the 2.4 GHz Link Rate LED does not light, or the LED is blinking amber, try again.

If your router is 5 GHz band enabled and compatible with 5 GHz band then again press the WPS button on the extender. You will see when you are pressing the WPS button, the WPS LED light will blink. Now in the next two minutes, on your router please press the WPS button. When you will see that the WPS LED light and 2.4 GHz Link Rate LED on your Netgear extender turns light solid green, then the extender has established a connection with your already existing wifi network/router/access point.

After this, moving further with Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, locate the new extender’s network name. You can easily find it. The new extender’s network name adjust itself with the similarity of your existing router’s network name. You can see it with _2GEXT or _5GEXT at the end of the name, depending on whether the extender is connecting to your WiFi network in 2.4 GHz or 5 GHz.

Proceeding with Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, Now connect your wifi devices to new extender network. You can use the same password to login which you use for your router’s network. Now open the web browser and open the URL https://my-wifiexts.net/ and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup.

In the las step of Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup, Now unplug the extender and place it to another location where network connection signals are poor/weak but must be within the range of your existing WiFi router network. connect the extender into the power socket and connect it to the power adaptor. When you had placed the power into the extender you will see that the Power LED lights solid amber when it is powering on and then turns solid green when the extender is fully powered on and ready. If in case the extender’s power LEd does not on then press the Power button. For choosing the location of the extender which is optimum for it, you can take help of the Link-rate LED lights 

Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup- Connect the extender with NETGEAR genie Smart Setup

In the first step of doing the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup and connecting the extender with Netgear smart Genie setup, you can use any wifi device like any computer, mobile or Tab. In your wifi enabled device, open wifi network manager and after that connect to the NETGEAR_EXT (SSID) WiFi network. When the connection between extender’s connection with wifi device computer o mobile is established, you will see that the extender’s LED light will turn green. Now after this, open the web browser into your mobile or computer and then the browser will automatically take you to the Netgear smart Genie setup. But if in case this does not happen then launch a web browser and type www.mywifiext.net in the address field. Enter admin for the user name and password for the password.

Now after this, select the 2.4 GHz WiFi network and press the continue button to move further. After it, enter the password in the network key option and click on the continue button to move further. If your router is % GHz enabaled then Select a 5 GHz WiFi network and click the Continue button. If your router does not support the 5 GHz band, click the Skip button. Again enter the password in the network key option and click on the continue button to move further.

After this, enter the network name for new extender WiFi network in the 2.4GHz Network Name (SSID) field and the 5GHz Network Name (SSID) field and click the Continue button. Also, select the checkbox name as use the same security mode and password as those for the existing network. the done settings will be applied then.

Now connect any other new wifi device with above-mentioned settings. Like open wifi network manager and after that connect to the NETGEAR_EXT (SSID) WiFi network. When the connection between extender’s connection with wifi device computer o mobile is established, you will see that the extender’s LED light will turn green. Now after this, open the web browser into your mobile or computer and then the browser will automatically take you to the Netgear smart Genie setup. But if in case this does not happen then launch a web browser and type www.mywifiext.net in the address field. Enter admin for the user name and password for the password.

Now after this, select the 2.4 GHz WiFi network and press the continue button to move further. After it, enter the password in the network key option and click on the continue button to move further. If your router is % GHz enabled then Select a 5 GHz WiFi network and click the Continue button. If your router does not support the 5 GHz band, click the Skip button. Again enter the password in the network key option and click on the continue button to move further.

After this, enter the network name for new extender WiFi network in the 2.4GHz Network Name (SSID) field and the 5GHz Network Name (SSID) field and click the Continue button. Also, select the checkbox name as use the same security mode and password as those for the existing network. the done settings will be applied then.

After this unplug the extender and place it to another location where network connection signals are poor/weak but must be within the range of your existing WiFi router network. connect the extender into the power socket and connect it to the power adaptor. When you had placed the power into the extender you will see that the Power LED lights solid amber when it is powering on and then turns solid green when the extender is fully powered on and ready. If in case the extender’s power LEd does not on then press the Power button. For choosing the location of the extender which is optimum for it, you can take help of the Link-rate LED lights 

Connecting the ethernet enabled devices with the extender

When the extender is connected with an existing network, you can connect the other devices using the ethernet cable. In that condition, the device which is connected with the extender with an ethernet cable can access your existing network through the extender-to-router WiFi connection.

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For that first do the Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup. For the setup guide, you can follow the above-mentioned installation process of Netgear WN2500RP N600 Setup. Now plug the ethernet cable into the LAN port of the extender and another end of the ethernet cable into the ethernet enabled device.

Modifying the Netgear WN2500RP N600 settings

  • In order to modify or change the settings of the Netgear WN2500RP N600, first the device computer or mobile need to be connected with Netgear WN2500RP N600 extender’s network. After that open the web browser.
  • In the web browser of the device, enter the URL www.mywifiext.net in the address field. there will be set of the instruction will be displayed. Follow onscreen instructions and then login screen will display.
  • Enter the default login credentials as admin for the user name and password for the password.

 

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