Every model of the Netgear wireless range extender has its own features and specifications. Some of them are made to use over Wi-Fi and some of them can be used with a wired connection. In certain models, we get a single ethernet port and in few we get up to for ethernet ports on higher models of Netgear wireless range extender. If we have any device that is far away from our Wi-Fi router and we want a high-speed internet connection on that devices then, we can connect that device directly to the Netgear wireless range extender with the help of an Ethernet cable.
Making a wired connection
To make a wired connection between the Netgear wireless range extender and any other device, we have to take an ethernet cable and plug its one end at the back of the Netgear wireless range extender on the ethernet port. And the other end of the ethernet cable should be plugged at the back of that device on which we want have internet access. After that, all we have to do is to use internet on that device and make sure everything is running fine.
Connecting multiple devices simultaneously
We could even connect multiple devices simultaneously with the Netgear wireless range extender with the help of ethernet cables. All we will need is more Ethernet cables. We can connect up to four devices simultaneously with Netgear wireless range extender with a wired connection. We just have to connect all the ethernet cables at the back of the Netgear wireless range extender and at the back of all other devices on the Ethernet ports. After that, we could start accessing the internet on all the four devices simultaneously without any problem.
Connecting the Netgear extender to router
We could even connect our Netgear wireless range extender with our home Wi-Fi router with the help of an ethernet cable. But, that type of connection can only be used for setup process of Netgear wireless range extender only. We could connect the Netgear wireless range extender to our home Wi-Fi router with the help of ethernet cable and then, we could start the web browser setup. We just have to open any web browser on our commuter and we have to put www.mywifiext.net on the address bar of that web browser. After putting www.mywifiext.net, we have to search it. Within few seconds the setup process will get started and we just have to follow few instructions to setup the Netgear wireless range extender.