How to reset Netgear Wi-Fi password?

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Sometimes, we are using our devices from many years. We even do not remember the Wi-Fi password for home network. We do not notice it until we purchase a new Wi-Fi device. And we try to connect the new Wi-Fi device it asks as for the password. After trying several times to put the password we realize that we have forgot the Wi-Fi password. There are various ways by which we can reset or recover the Netgear wireless range extender password.

By logging in to Netgear setup page

The quickest and easiest way to recover the Net gear Wi-Fi password would be to log in on to the Netagear setup page. We just have to put the default IP address of the Netgear device on the address bar of any web browser and search it. After searching, it will give two options for username and password. After putting the username and password we would be on the Netgear setup page. After that, we just have to got o settings followed by wireless settings. On wireless settings we have to click on security and we would be able to see the password. From there we could write that down somewhere else or we could just copy that password.

Hard reset

The other way by which we can rest the Netgear wireless range extender is by pushing the hard-reset button. The hard reset will make the Netgear wireless range extender like we first bought it. The disadvantage of this process is that we have to setup the Netgear wireless range extender all over again. Once its reset we have to install it again. While installing the Netgear wireless range extender it will ask us to choose a new Wi-Fi password. So, by just putting a new Wi-Fi password and completing the installation will make a new password for the Wi-Fi. To hard reset the Netgear wireless range extender, we just have to press the rest button on the side of the extender and it will get reset.

By connecting the extender to the router with Ethernet cable

There is one more way to recover the Wi-Fi password. We have to connect the Netgear wireless range extender with router with the help of ethernet cable. Then we have to open the web browser on computer and open the web page www.mywifiext.net. Then it will ask for the username and password. After putting the username and password we have to go to settings followed by wireless settings. After that we have to click on security. On security we could copy the Wi-Fi password or we could write it somewhere else, if we want to.

How to increase the speed of slow Wi-Fi network?

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Sometimes the Wi-Fi which we used at home is not satisfactory at all. The speed of internet which we get from the Wi-Fi is very low. It could be due to various reasons. Sometimes the router is too old, due to which it lacks many latest features. By which, the strength of the Wi-Fi signal is weakened as we move away from the router. Sometimes it’s because of the shape and size of home. Sometimes the home is very large or sometimes the shape of home is too complex, which makes the router so inefficient in covering every corner of the home. Here, Netgear wireless range extenders are very useful to increase the range and speed of wifi network.

Strength of Wi-Fi signal is increased

 Netgear wireless range extenders are compatible with any standard Wi-Fi router. We have to set up the Netgear wireless range extenders with existing Wi-Fi router. Once it is setup, it will start boosting the Wi-Fi range. The signals which are sent by the router often gets weak as we move away from the router. And at the corners of the home we get very low Wi-Fi signal. The strength of the signal is also too low. When we install the Netgear wireless range extender, it receives the signal from the router and increase its power level or strength and cover more area of the home with increase signal strength.

Range of the Wi-Fi is also increased

The Netgear wireless range extender increases the strength of the router signal as well the strength of the signal. The router which we use at home is not capable of covering all the area covered by the home. There is always very low signal in some areas of the home. There are some dead zones where we could hardly get any signal. By installing the Netgear wireless range extender, the extender starts receiving the signal from the router and then t boosts the Wi-Fi range to cover each and every corner of the home. It even eliminates all the dead zones. So, by installing the Netgear wireless range extender, the range of the home Wi-Fi could be increased very easily.

Multiple devices could be connected without compromising the speed of Wi-Fi

Netgear wireless range extenders are made up using the latest technologies. It also uses the dual band technology. With the help of dual band technology, we can do multiple tasks like streaming HD videos, playing online games even with multiple devices connected to Netgear wireless range extender. We can use any number of devices with the Netgear wireless range extender. We do not have to compromise with the speed of Wi-Fi because of the dual band technology. The 5ghz band is appropriate for video streaming and online gaming. And the 2.5ghz bandwidth is best suited for web surfing and official work.

Compatible with any standard wifi router

NETGEAR WiFi range extender setup

Whenever we are on any store like a Walmart or we are on any online website like amazon and we are planning to buy Netgear wireless range extender, the first thing which comes up in our mind is that would it be compatible with our home wifi router. Because these days there are different companies which are manufacturing different types of routers using different technologies. Some routers have very advance features but some of the routers do not have all the technologies used and do lack in features. That’s why we think about the compatibility of the Netgear wireless range extender with the existing wifi router

Could be used with any type of wireless router

The best thing about the Netgear wireless range extender is its compatibility. It does not matter, what kind of router we are using at our homes, if we have purchased he Netgear wireless range extender, it could be setup with any standard wifi router easily. If the router which we have is seven to eight years old, we will have no problem setting up the Netgear wireless range extender. It will work fine with the old router as well. We just need to set it up using the web browser setup or wireless protected setup. Once the extender is setup with the old router. It will start boosting the wifi range

Increases the performance of existing wifi router

Sometimes the router we have at our home is too old. It lacks many latest features like using the dual band technology or is it the fast lane technology. But, if we are having the latest model of Netgear wireless range extender, it will take care of each and everything. Because, once the Netgear wireless range extender starts getting the signal from the router. It boosts the signals in two bands i.e. 2.5 GHz and 5ghz. The boosted signal will also useful in fast lane technology. So, having a latest model of Netgear wireless range extender can increase the performance of our existing wifi router.

Netgear wireless range extender even works better with Netgear router

Different routers use different type of technologies in manufacturing routers. So, out of all routers some of them lack in features. Due to which, when the Netgear wireless range extender receive signal from such type of router it boosts the wifi range very easily but, sometimes due to lack in hardware strategies of the router the performance of the wifi decreases. But if we won’t to get best out from the Netgear wireless range extender, we should use it with the router made by Netgear. Because the hardware and software strategies which are used to make the Netgear wireless range extender and routers are very similar to each other. The features which they have are also very similar. So, if we will use the Netgear wireless range extender with the Netgear router, it will work even better.

How to reach Net gear support?

 

When we purchase new Net gear wireless range extender and we try to set it up with our existing wifi router, sometimes, we are not able to do it. It could be due to various reasons. Sometimes, we do not have the manuals with us give with the Net gear wireless range extenders or sometimes we are unable to follow the instructions given in the manual which comes up in the box with Net gear wireless range extender. Also, sometimes we change our routers or we upgrade our wifi network. At these situations when we try it to setup with new the router, we are not able to do it. Then we think taking the support and try to reach Net gear support.

Having chat with the technician

The technicians which provides the support for Net gear wireless range extender can help us in different ways. Out of which, one of the easiest way is to chat with the technician. If we wish to chat with the technician, we just need to visit the Netgear homepage. Once we will be on the homepage, we will see a chat box on the right bottom corner of our screen. So, we just need to click on the chat box and a technician will be connected to us. The first thing technician will ask us is our name. Then he will ask us the model and serial number of the Netgear wireless range extender. After giving all the details to the technician we will mention the concern which we are having. After mentioning the concern, the technician will walk us through with each and everything and make the extender work properly.

We can call on the toll-free number

If we have already talked to the technician using the chat app and still the issue has not been resolved, so, what we can do is, we can directly give a call on the toll-free number given on the Netgear homepage. Once we will dial the toll-free number, the call be answered by the Netgear technician. He will ask us for the model and serial numbers of the Netgear wireless range extender. After giving the details, we need to discuss the concern which we are having with the Netgear wireless range extender. Then the technician will try to resolve the issue on call. But, if somehow, he is not able to fix the issue on call, he will connect us through the remote access and will fix each and everything himself.

Free Netgear support

We can reach the Netgear support anytime, when we want to, for the Netgear wireless range extender. Whether the problem we are having is regarding to setting it up or we forgot the wifi password or is it related to login into the extender login page, we can reach the Netgear support for any issue related to the network. The support which we will be getting would be free. There would be no charges. But, we can only get the Netgear support free for first 90 days from the date on which we purchased the Netgear wireless range extender. So, if we are having any problem with the Netgear wireless range extender we can chat with the chat executive or we can directly talk to the technician by calling on the toll-free number.