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My netgear extender is not getting connected to the router. Only the green light for power is on. I tried resetting.it is not detecting in any devices (router is detected) I even can't open mywifiext.net page. Please help

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This WEB site show how to configure the Netgear wireless extender.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNbqqXX_2NQ

Posted on May 07, 2013

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SOURCE: cannot reset or access configuration page.

assuming your pc has previously connected to the router, why did you require a reset. Remove your RJ45 cable and try reset button for 10 secs then let go. The other problem I see is you cannot connect through both wireless and wired to one IP address, you say the wireless lan light flickers and then say it knows you have removed cable, are you trying to connect via two different computers or just one. Please reply on this post and not a new one; it's hard to follow.

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Assuming your laptop and router are wireless, make sure you enter your security passcode for the network correctly. A mistake on the passcode will prevent you from connecting.

Also, try to reach the router's configuration from a wired connection. Once you do so, make sure you don't have the router set to deny access to unknown computers (that is, make sure any kind of "access list" is turned off).

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This article describes how to set up a NETGEAR EX6100 in Extender Mode
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5. Open a web browser window from the same computer or mobile device.The browser takes you directly to NETGEAR genie Smart Setup.
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8. Repeat steps 6 and 7 to select a 5GHz WiFi network.
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10. Type the name (SSID) for your WiFi extended network in the 2.4GHz and 5GHz Network Name (SSID) field and click the Continue button.
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You need to reset and reconfigure router
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