Once you have successfully configured the Netgear range extender, you can start using the internet seamlessly on any device. However, what if the iPhone from which you are connecting to the Netgear extender is not linking. This may disappoint you.
In our coming up passages, we are going to discuss the steps to troubleshoot ‘iPhone not connecting to the internet’ problem. If you are getting any of the below-mentioned problems, then you can troubleshoot the problem easily.
- Connection drops again and again on the iPhone.
- IPhone not connecting after reset.
- IPhone connected but not working.
- IPhone can’t find Wi-Fi.
- I can’t connect to Wi-fi on the phone.
- Wi-Fi icon grayed out.
- IPhone not connecting.
- IPhone forgets the network.
Connect iPhone to Wi-Fi
In order to connect the iPhone to the wi-fi network, you need to go through the steps mentioned here as under:
- Open Wi-Fi settings and check if the Wi-fi icon is enabled or not.
- Find the available network through the search menu.
- Now, enter a password to connect to the network.
If after implementing the steps you are unable to join the iPhone to the Netgear range extender, then follow the below-mentioned steps
In such cases, you need to find out the reason why the connection is not being established and what is blocking the connection between the range extender and the iPhone.
- The router displaying orange light.
- The Internet bill is pending.
- Wrong Wi-Fi password.
- Poor network signal.
- Excess security enabled on the iPhone.
- Software issues.
- Network traffic.
- Having corrupted updates on iPhone.
So, these all are the major reasons behind the connection problem on your iPhone. To resolve this issue, follow the steps mentioned here as under:
- First of all, scan the iPhone for any virus or Trojan if available.
- Check the router network and see if there is any firewall settings enabled on the network.
- Restart your Netgear range extender and the networking devices. This will remove the minor technical glitches from the hardware.
- Change the direction and the position of the Netgear range extender in order to free it from other electromagnetic rays.
- Use the iPhone within the range of the Netgear range extender.
- Check if there are any VPN or Proxy settings enabled on the network. Turn them off for a while.
- If available download the latest version of firmware on your Netgear range extender. You can download the firmware on your computer and transfer it using the Ethernet or wireless connection.
- If you have enabled the security software on the router, then fix this issue.
- Update the OS version of the iPhone to the latest version if available.
- Check the Wi-Fi password once before entering it on the iPhone.
The above-mentioned steps will definitely solve the connection problem on your iPhone. If you are still getting the same problem, then get this resolved by contacting the Netgear extender support experts.
Some Netgear users wish to configure the Netgear range extender without the app. They don’t know how to initiate the process of configuration on their own. The steps to configure the Wifi extender without the app are discussed here as under:
- Disconnect the modem from the power source and remove all the cables from it.
- Connect the router and the modem together with the help of an Ethernet cable. You will find the relative port on both the devices.
- Connect the router and the modem to the power outlet again and check if the power light has started glowing or not.
- The placement of the router must be close to the Wifi extender during the extender setup. After this, you can place it at the desired location.
- Wait till the connection between them gets stable.
- There are different LED light patterns that may glow on your extender.
Different light colors in wifi extender indicate different functions. These are discussed here as under:
- Solid Blue: This indicates the proper internet signal strength on the extender. You can connect the wireless devices to the internet now.
- Steady magenta: This indicates connection failure due to improper signal. It is mainly due to the distance between the two devices.
- Steady Amber color: This means the connection strength is not below average but at par. You can fix this problem by decreasing the gap between the router and the extender. If the problem is still not solved, you can contact the ISP and get it resolved.
- In case you are using the PC and want to setup extender through it, then connect the Netgear Wifi extender to the computer through Ether cable.
- There is a need to enter the SSID and password of your Netgear extender setup through the computer. The details are mentioned just below the hardware. Once configured, you will be able to connect the smart wireless devices to the extender through the same SSID. For more information on ‘How do WiFi extender work’, contact the extender experts available 24×7.
- Open router login.com from the web browser of your computer and press ‘Enter’.
- Read on-screen instructions and check the steps carefully. All the login settings, as well as the IP address, will be displayed on the screen. These settings are to be entered onto the extender setup page for setup.
Once you are done with the setup, restart your extender. This will turn off the lights for a while which is normal. Wait for 2 minutes till the lights get stable and the Wifi extender gets properly booted. Try connecting the smart devices to the wireless extender now.
This is how you can configure the range extender without the app. We hope you have understood the steps mentioned in the blog post. You will be able to connect the Wifi extender to the existing Wi-Fi network. If you are getting any other issue with the extender, feel free to contact the Netgear extender experts available online on the customer support number.
Are you not able to connect to www mywifiext net setup website? Then, you must go through the details provided in the post. In order to ensure the smooth functioning of your Netgear WiFi Range Extender, you must configure it on mywifiext.net website.
Unable to access www mywifiext net setup website? Do the below steps :
- Identify your reason(s) to connect your network with www mywifiext net setup
- Connecting a router with the extender/
- Connecting both the router as well as the WiFi Range Extender to the internet.
- Connecting your devices to the network.
In case, you want to configure the wireless local area network of your extender with mywifiext net login, then you need to fix the passphrase, network name or SSID and providing a DNS address. Once that is done, you need to check the backside of the extender to find out a port to connect the cable. If you find that the equipment has multiple ports, then you will have to connect the router to each one of those ports to determine the right port.
Now, you will be connecting your wireless device like your smartphone or tablet to check if the connection is successfully made or not. Tap on the network icon to open all the networks that are present in your house. Select the network that you want to connect with and enter the password for the network. Click ‘Connect’ and your devices will connect to the network, which also indicates that the extender installation is successful.
At times, you won’t be able to reach www mywifiext net setup website, and if that is the case, then you should consult experts at My WiFi Ext Fix because they will be able to guide you regarding the problem of not being able to access the aforementioned website. You need to understand that the connection made between your extender and the router is not good enough to make your internet work through the extender. You will have to configure the extender on www mywifiext net login page. If you know your login credentials, then that’s great, but if you don’t know the login details or facing the problem of login details not working, then you should get in touch with experts.
Taking the help of experts will expedite the process of restoring the functioning of the WiFi Extender. In case, you are not able to access the internet after installing an extender in areas where signal problem used to be a common thing, then you can reach out to us for the best solution.
Boost your existing Wi-Fi strength with the Netgear Ex2700 setup. This model is compatible with all the router models irrespective of make and model numbers. It will help in keeping the mobile devices connected to the internet from every corner of the house. Before discussing the setup process, we would like to shed light on some of its exciting features:
- Wi-Fi speed up to 300Mbps.
- Fast Speed Ethernet port.
- Handy wall-plug design.
Now, we are going to discuss the steps for Netgear Ex2700 setup via Manual method.
Netgear Ex2700 Setup Manually
- To start with, Place the Netgear Ex2700 next to the existing router or in the same room.
- Keep the Ex2700 away from all those devices that emit electromagnetic rays. It includes treadmills, microwave oven, aluminum studs, Cordless devices, and Bluetooth devices.
- Plug the extender to the power supply and check the power LED.
- Turn on the computer and connect it to the existing network.
- Now, Launch the internet browser and enter Mywifiext.net. If you find this link not opening then enter the Netgear Ex2700 setup directly.
- After the login page appears, you need to enter the username and the password in the field.
- Select the ‘Setup’ and create an account for the new extender.
- Select the Wi-Fi, you would like to extend.
- Enter the password for the network.
- Click ‘Finish’.
This is how you can setup the Ex2700 through manual method. You can now place the router and the extender in a different room. If you want to use the WPS method, go through the below-mentioned steps.
How To Install The Ex2700 Via WPS
- Turn on the extender and place it in the same room as the router.
- Connect the extender to the power outlet.
- Wait for the LED to light green.
- Press the WPS button on both the devices at the same time.
- The status light if turns white, then it means the connection between the two is successfully established.
While configuring the extender and the router with 5 GHz band, if you come across any issue, then feel free to contact us at our toll-free number.
- Start connecting the wireless devices like smartphone or the tablet to the new range extender with the SSID and password.
- The Netgear Ex2700 setup is now complete.
If you come across any of the below-mentioned issues during the Netgear Ex2700 setup, then you can contact the Netgear experts.
Common Netgear Ex2700 Problems/Errors:
- Can’t log in to Ex2700.
- Extender lights not stable.
- Mac Filtering address errors.
- Netgear Extender not working or no internet.
- Unable to perform the Netgear extender reset.
- net not working.
- Incorrect Wifiext password.
- Netgear Genie App doesn’t open.
If your Netgear Wifi Extender starts behaving weirdly or not up to its standard, then check the update for the firmware if available. If there is any update available, then download and install it using the on-screen instructions given. If you find that the firmware is already updated and the problem lies within the network, then contact your internet service provider and get to know about the issues persist in your area.