When we try to setup the Netgear extender, sometimes, we are not lucky enough to do it in the first go. It simply doesn’t work. When we try to visit www.mywifiext, we always see some kind of error on our screen. This can occur because http://www.mywifiext.net/ is not a regular Internet website. It is a local web address used to open the settings (genie or Smart Wizard) of a NETGEAR wireless range extender. Before trying to visit www.mywifiext.net, we should be connected to our netgear extender either wirelessly or it should be connected with the help of Ethernet cable.
When you visit http://www.mywifiext.net/ on a computer that is connected to your NETGEAR range extender, you see this screen: