Setup for NETGEAR Extenders is called as default web address which completes NETGEAR Extender Setup process. For Windows PC, use the given link to open the setup page for your extender. On the other hand, if you own Mac OS X, iPhone, iPad or other Apple devices, make sure to go local web address for setting up an extender.

NETGEAR WiFi Range Extender Manual Steps for Installation

As explained earlier, you can use the default local web address to open the genie setup page which provides on-screen instructions for setting up an extender in minutes. When users type URL in the address bar of a web browser and press enter key, a login page will appear which asks for username and password. Here are the complete steps for setup:

  • Plug the extender into an electrical outlet.
  • Power on computer, laptop or Mac.
  • Open browser of your choice.
  • Take mouse cursor at the very top of browser window and click there.
  • This is known as address bar. Type in it.
  • Once done, press enter key.
  • A login page will appear.
  • Type username and password in the given fields.
As soon as you enter login credentials, New Extender Setup page will display. Here, follow the steps given on screen by clicking on next button and set up NETGEAR WiFi range extender with great ease. If you face any issue while setting up extender, give a call on toll-free number 1-888-674-6890 and ask highly-experienced experts for help. They will offer you on-the-spot solutions to all your technical issues.

Fix Issues With NETGEAR Extender Setup

Generally, when users open NETGEAR extender setup page, they face error messages saying ‘the server can’t be found’. This is due to the fact that mywifiext is a local web address instead of regular internet website.


The setup page continues to show errors which cause a big hurdle in the process of new extender setup. In order to resolve these error messages, make sure some things to cross-check:
  • Place extender and router far away from any kind of dirt.
  • Make sure WiFi connection is turned on.
  • Ensure that there are three to four bars on WiFi symbol which shows high-speed connection.
  • Apply proper power supply to extender.
  • Clear browser history, cookies and cache.
These steps will surely help you out to fix issues with Netgear WiFi range extender manual steps. Still facing the same issue? We have reliable technicians who aim to fix all your issues with your NETGEAR devices setup in minimal time frame. Just call us on our toll-free number 1-888-674-6890 and get all your issues resolved from the comfort of your home.