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Connected to Netgear extender wifi network but it is showing limited connectivity

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Netgear wireless rang extender helps removing all the dead zones or spots from our home by increasing the wifi range of our existing wifi router. Netgear wireless rang extender receives weak signals from our home wifi router and expand those wifi signals by increasing its signal strength all around our home with a different name other then the wifi network name of our existing router wifi network. The default name of the wifi network extended by the Netgear wireless rang extender would be our home wifi network name _EXT. As a result, it becomes easy to distinguish between the wifi networks of our home wifi router and the Netgear wireless rang extender.

Limited connectivity

After setting up the Netgear wireless rang extender with our wifi router, we have to connect our all devices with the wifi network extended by the Netgear wireless rang extender. But sometimes, after connecting to the wifi network extended by the Netgear wireless rang extender, it shows limited connectivity. We receive full signal strength but, we would not be able use internet through that wifi network. As a result, we get frustrated and we do not know what to do next. It could be due to many reasons like router problems or power fluctuations.

Checking router settings

If, we face this kind of problem, the first step that we can do is to check our ruder settings by logging into our wifi router. We have to go onto the wireless settings and we have to check the number of devices connected to our wifi router. If, our Netgear wireless rang extender is not in that list, we have to add it manually. If, the Netgear wireless rang extender is over there, we have to restart our each and every wifi device at our place and that will take care of the problem.

Resetting is the perfect solution

If, the solution discussed above does not work and we still get limited connectivity then, the only option we left with is to reset the Netgear wireless rang extender, and that is going to work every time. We just have to reset the Netgear wireless rang extender by pressing the reset hole at its back or its side. After resetting the Netgear wireless rang extender, we just have to set it up all over again like we first bought it. This time the Netgear wireless rang extender will start working and we could enjoy a high-speed internet all around our home.

Why should I buy a Netgear extender?

NETGEAR WiFi range extender setup

These days, as the need of internet and wifi is increasing different type of extenders and routers are coming in the market. There are lot of brands to choose from. But, Netgear is making networking devices from last 22 years. All the networking devices made by Netgear are always made by using the latest hardware and software strategies. Netgear has different range of wireless range extenders. There are different types of models. All the Netgear wireless range extenders are made according to the need and usage of different users. For heavy users a more powerful extender is designed and for a low-end user a normal extender is made.

Easy to use and setup

All the Netgear wireless range extenders are easy to setup. We could setup the Netgear wireless range extender using the Web Browser Setup or the Wireless Protected Setup. If, we want to setup Netgear wireless range extender manually, we should use the web browser setup and if, we want it to be automatically, we should certainly use the WPS. Netgear wireless range extender are easy to use as well. After setting up the Netgear wireless range extender, we just have too place it in right location and connect all our wifi devices to the wifi network extended by it. After that, it is ready to be used.

Compatibly

No matter, how old is the router we are using or what type of features it have, the Netgear wireless range extender is always compatible to any standard wifi router. That means while purchasing the Netgear wireless range extender, we do not have to worry about the compatibility with our existing home wifi router. On the other hand, we could also use any type of wifi device with the Netgear wireless range extender. Wee just have to make sue that we are connected to the wifi network of Netgear wireless range extender.

No maintenance needed

After setting up and placing the Netgear wireless range extender, we hardly have to anything. In fact, we could keep the Netgear wireless range extender power on all the time. IF, we want to change its location, we just have to plug it out from the power outlet and plug it somewhere else. There I no maintenance involved with the Netgear wireless range extender. And if, there would be any kind of firmware update for the Netgear wireless range extender, we will be always notified about that and we could update the firmware easily.