Web-Based Setup of The Linksys WiFi Extender

Web-Based Setup of The Linksys WiFi Extender


Linksys range extender is a device that extends signals all over the place. It mainly solves the WiFi dead zone issues. You can set up your WiFi extender by yourself in a few minutes. So, in this article, we will show you how to access the web-based setup page of the Linksys range extender.

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If your extender is not configured, then you need to follow the Linksys extender setup steps below.

Initially, link your Linksys range extender to the power supply using the power cable. Wait until the extender lights are stable.

Connect to Linksys range extender with your home WiFi router with the help of an ethernet cable.

Furthermore, use the new ethernet cable. Because in many cases people use old ethernet wire, which ports do not work properly. If you use a damaged cable then may your extender face issues connecting with your router. 

 Connect the wire tightly.

Then, open the web browser and type the IP address of your Linksys range extender. Enter extender.Linksys.com in the address bar.

Lastly, enter the Username and Password in the blanks. Type “admin” in the password and click on continue or log in. You can leave a blank username. 

Your Linksys range extender’s web-based setup page should now be accessible.

Linksys Extender is Already Configured

If your Linksys extender setup already then, access the range extender’s web-based setup page. you must know its IP address. You can seek the IP address of the range extender by checking the DHCP Client Table on the router. 

Follow the below instructions to access the Linksys wireless extender setup page.

Window 10

  • First, Go to the start button and click the file explorer.
  • Second, using the left pane, select Network.
  • Third, to view the device webpage, right-click the icon for your range extender (such as the Linksys Range Extender).
  • Note-In rare circumstances, the icon shows the precise model of your device, such as RE6500 or RE6700.
  • The range extender's online setup page will then be displayed to you.
  • Finally, enter the username and password name. Press OK or Login after entering “admin” in the Password field. Leave the User name bar empty.

Window 8

  • Firstly, by moving your cursor to the upper right corner of your screen and selecting Search, you can display the Charms bar.
  • Then, type “network” into the Search box and select Network app.
  • Moreover, right-click the icon of your extender (such as RE1000) and select Properties. Note the IP address of your range extender.
  •           (You can skip step 5 if the right-click option to view the device’s web page. If it does, choose that option rather than Properties.)
  • Furthermore, open a web browser and type the IP address of your range extender into the Address bar.

Lastly, enter the username and password. Enter “admin” in the Password space and click the login or ok button. And skip the User name field.

Window XP

  • Select My Network Places after clicking the Start button.
  • Right-click the icon of your extender and select Properties. Record the IP address of your range extender.

NOTE: Linksys Range Extender may occasionally be seen as the icon.

TIP: If the right-click offers the option to view the device webpage, choose that rather than selecting Properties. And you can skip step 4.

Open the address bar of the web browser and type the IP address of the range extender.

Fill in both the username and security password. You can leave the username space and enter the “admin” in the password blank.

Note: If you want to change any settings of the Linksys extender, then go to the Linksys extender login portal.

Can’t Access Linksys Extender Login Page

  • If in any case, you need help accessing the Linksys wireless range extender page then cross-check the below steps.
  • Make sure your cable is connected tightly and no wire is damaged.
  • Your Linksys extender must be turned on and get a proper power supply.
  • The web browser which you use should be up to date with the latest software version.
  • Be careful when entering the web address in the address bar.
  • Type the URL correctly. Because if you make any mistake in spelling then it can cause issues for you.
  • Must log in with the right password in your Linksys extender.

In A Nutshell

Linksys WiFi range extender is the best device to get high-speed internet signals throughout the premises. You can set up your Linksys wireless range extender easily, with the help of the above steps. 

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