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.