Step 1 : Install extender using wired network.
Step 2 : Utilize the Setup Wizard
Step 3 : The Setup Wizard can assist you in configuring your extender to link up to a wireless network.
Step 4 : Open Setup Wizard.
Step 5 : Type in the wireless SSID radio button and enter the SSID.
Step 6 : Type in the code for your wireless network and select Continue. The next screen shows:ï?? To utilize the Setup Wizard: Beginning with 11 Universal WiFi Range Extender WN2000RPT.
Step 7 : Ensure that the correct network name is shown, and then click Continue.
Step 8 : Click OK.
Step 9 : At this juncture, the extender is linked to your home network, but your computer is not connected to the wireless network of the extender.
Step 10 : With a wireless computer or device, connect to the extender’s wireless network.
Step 11 : Move down to the bottom of the screen, click the check box, and select Continue.
Step 12 : Note: Unless you select the check box, the Continue button is grayed out.
Step 13 : Click Finish.
Step 14 : You are enquired whether you want to bookmark the page, and then prompted to close the screen.
Step 15 : Go to Contents Menu.
Verify the IP address and it should be on the same subnet of the main router.
How-to Find IP address of the network adapter without usage of command prompt on Win7, Vista and Windows XP and Mac OS x.
To detect the IP address of a Mac OS X computer:
Note: If the IP address being displayed is not on the same subnet of the main router then you can try running the sequence power cycle.
Configure static IP address on the extender.
1.Link up the computer straight to the extender using an Ethernet cable.
2.Use the extender page by opening web browser (i.e. Internet Explorer).
3.On the address bar enter the exact word “http://www.mywifiext.com/cgi-bin/index.html” and click Enter. The following screen should appear.
4.If asked for a username and password, enter admin for the username and password for the password. Ensure that all letters are in lower case.
5.On the left panel select IP Address Setup in the Setup category.
6.Under the Device’s IP Address click Use Static IP Address.
7.You can now set a static IP for the extender.
Note: IP Address should lie same subnet of the main router while Gateway IP Address should be the IP address of the router. DNS can be universal DNS address such 188.8.131.52
8. Select Apply to update the setting.
How do I Set up Netgear WiFi Extender?