How to setup Linksys extender using web?

If we want to setup the Linksys wireless range extender manually, we certainly have to use the Web-based setup. While using the web-based setup, we could make the choice as per our needs and choices. We could choose a Wi-Fi network name or SSID for the Wi-Fi network that would be extended by the Linksys wireless range extender. We could even choose the type of security we wish to put on the Wi-Fi network of Linksys wireless range extender. We could also use the Linksys wireless range extender as an access point if, we do not want to use it as a wireless range extender.

Instructions to follow while setting up the Linksys extenderLinksys support

The first thing that we have to do is that we have to connect any desktop computer or a laptop to the Wi-Fi network of Linksys wireless range extender. Then, we have to open up any web browser like a Google Chrome on the desktop computer or the laptop and we have to type it www.extender.linksys.com on its address bar. After typing www.extender.linksys.com, we have to search for it. After searching we would be on the setup page.

Options to select on web-based setup?

Once we would be on the setup page, we have to choose that we have to use the Linksys wireless range extender as a wireless range extender and not as an access point. Then, we have to choose a Wi-Fi network name for the Wi-Fi network that would be extended by the Linksys. Then we have to choose the password for the Wi-Fi network of Linksys wireless range extender. At last we have to click on apply settings option. It will take two minutes to apply all the settings and after that we could start using the Linksys wireless range extender.

Other methods to setup Linksys wireless range extender

The other way by which we could use to begin the web-based setup is by connecting the Linksys wireless range extender directly to our home Wi-Fi router by making a connection between two using an ethernet cable. After making the connection, we simply have to visit www.extender.linksys.com on any of the web browser on our computer or laptop. Instead of putting www.extender.linksys.com on the address bar, we could also put the default IP address of the Linksys wireless range extender and search it. That would also initiate the web based setup to setup the Linksys wireless range extender.

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