netgear ex6150 setup

Netgear EX6150 Setup

Netgear Ex6150 setup guide to connect your range extender to the existing wireless home or office network. The Ac1200 delivers up to 12000Mbps to give a boost to your current wireless connection, with dual-band connectivity enables fast internet speed. Netgear AC1200 Setup connect with any modem or router and built in for big homes. There are various ways to connect your Ex6150 or AC1200 extender to the wifi network. Read the below-given article to set up your Netgear Ex6150 with mywifiext offline url or with Wireless protected setup (W.P.S).

Wi-Fi technology has made the world of connectivity and communication easier and faster than ever. Netgear is one of the best and biggest companies in the Wi-Fi business is credited for doing an innovating work in the field. The routers and  extenders by Netgear are known to provide blazing fast internet and reliable signal strength

In this blog, we are going to talk about Netgear AC1200 extenders and a specific model called Netgear Ex6150. But before we proceed with the Netgear Ex6150 setup, let’s try to understand what a Wi-Fi really is. Netgear AC1200 extender is a device that is used to boost the range and signal of a Wi-Fi network. It is often seen that due to architectural design or thick walls of a house or an apartment, Wi-Fi routers fail to penetrate the design and provide reliable signal all over the house. To fight this issue, Wi-Fi extenders are available in the market and Netgear Ex6150 is one such extender. Now that you know what a Wi-Fi extender is, let’s try to understand the process of Netgear Ex6150 setup and at the end of this blog, we are pretty confident that you will be able to completely understand the process and would be ready to set up an extender and enjoy blazing fast internet speed.

Netgear Ex6150 Setup 

Wi-Fi technology has made the world of connectivity and communication easier and faster than ever. Netgear is one of the best and biggest companies in the Wi-Fi business is credited for doing an innovating work in the field. The routers and Wi-Fi extenders by Netgear are known to provide blazing fast internet and reliable signal strength. 

In this blog, we are going to talk about Netgear AC1200 extenders and a specific model called Netgear Ex6150. But before we proceed with the Netgear Ex6150 setup, let’s try to understand what a Wi-Fi really is. Wi-Fi extender is a device that is used to boost the range and signal of a Wi-Fi network. It is often seen that due to architectural design or thick walls of a house or an apartment, Wi-Fi routers fail to penetrate the design and provide reliable signal all over the house. To fight this issue, Wi-Fi extenders are available in the market and Netgear Ex6150 is one such Wi-Fi extender. Now that you know what a Wi-Fi extender is, let’s try to understand the process of Netgear Ex6150 setup and at the end of this blog, we are pretty confident that you will be able to completely understand the process and would be ready to set up an extender and enjoy blazing fast internet speed.

How to Setup a Netgear Ac1200 Wi-Fi extender?

In this part of the blog, you will be given a step by step process, and by following these steps you can easily install Netgear Ex6150 set up in your home network.

  1. First and foremost what you are going to need is a reliable power supply. Find it and plug your Netgear Ex6150 extender in the power source.
  2. Wait for the LED light present on the extender to turn green. This is the indicator that your Netgear Ex6150 is on now and ready to be configured.
  3. Look for a switch on the device and switch it to the access point option given on one side.
  4. Now make sure that you have all the cables and wires that you are going to need to connect Netgear Ex6150. Connect the Ethernet port on the Ex6150 and to the LAN port of the router. Since this is a very crucial connection in the whole Netgear Ex6150 setup, it is very important to make sure this connection is done properly.
  5. Open the device that you’re intending your Wi-Fi network to configure with like a tablet, desktop, laptop, etc. and connect to EX6150 default Wi-Fi networks that are- a) NETGEAR_EXT b) NETGEAR_5GEXT.
  6. Open an updated web browser on your device and type www.mywifiext.net in the address bar and press enter. It is very important to make sure that the browser you are using is up to date because the old school browser sometimes fails to open the setup page.
  7. After this step, a new extender setup will display on our screen.
  8. Click on the button saying the words, NEW EXTENDER SETUP.
  9. After clicking on this, you will see a create account page on your computer screen.
  10. Fill the necessary details on this page and proceed by clicking the next button.
  11. This will detect the mode on which EX6150 has been set.
  12. Here you will see two options, one saying home network and another saying public network.
  13. Now, you will have to enter some network related details on this step. Here, enter the preferred network name (SSID), security option and password and click on the next button to proceed further.
  14. Make sure that the device that you are using is successfully connected before you click on the Next button.
  15. Now again a screen will come up saying that you are done will the process.
  16. Now click again and a registration screen open. All you have to do is fill your details if you want to register. If you don’t, then ignore.

This was the whole process of the Netgear Ex6150 setup. After following just these few steps you will be ready to pair up your new device with your Wi-Fi router and create a wider and more powerful, range of internet connection that can be used to connect more than ever number of devices. An important thing is to make sure that your extender is kept away from walls, room corners, fish tanks, cordless phones, Bluetooth devices, metal objects, etc. These things sometimes cause a glitch in the signal and that creates issues in connection.

Now that you know what Netgear Ex6150 setup is and how to install it in your home network, we are confident that you are ready to set one up in your home network. If you have already bought a Netgear Ex6150 extender then you are ready to set it up. Wi-Fi extenders are one of the most useful and efficient devices when it comes to the industry of connectivity. They make Wi-Fi technology the way it is meant to be used. Being one of the best in the market, Netgear Ex6150 should be your first choice if you want to extend your network and take it to the next level. There may be cases in which the problem is not in the connection but inside the power supply to which your extender is connected. Make sure that the plugin which you have connected to your extender is not short-circuited.

Make sure that your Netgear firmware version is latest and updated. This is a very important thing that you need to take care of because ultimately everything depends on the firmware and Netgear keeps making changes in it according to the new launched models.

Now go out and get your Netgear extender and boost your home network beyond its limits. Wi-Fi extenders may look and sound boring and time taking but when installed they prove to be one of the best devices out there. Go out and buy a Wi-Fi extender model from the market to make everything perfect in your new apartment or home.

NOTE: For the first time installation of your AC1200 extender. Place the extender 2 – 3 feet near to your main router or modem.

Netgear Ex6150 Setup Process

In this part of the blog, you will be given a step by step process and by following these steps you can easily install Netgear Ex6150 setup in your home network.

  1. First and foremost what you are going to need is a reliable power supply. Find it and plug your Netgear Ex6150 extender in the power source.
  2. Wait for the LED light present on the extender to turn green. This is the indicator that your Netgear Ex6150 is on now and ready to be configured.
  3. Look for a switch on the device and switch it to the access point option given on one side.
  4. Now make sure that you have all the cables and wires that you are going to need to connect Netgear Ex6150. Connect the Ethernet port on the Netgear Ac1200 and to the LAN port of the router. Since this is a very crucial connection in the whole Netgear Ex6150 setup, it is very important to make sure this connection is done properly.
  5. Open the device that you’re intending your Wireless network to configure with like a tablet, desktop, laptop, etc. and connect to Netgear AC1200 default Wi-Fi networks that are- a) NETGEAR_EXT b) NETGEAR_5GEXT.
  6. Open an updated web browser on your device and type mywifiext.net in the address bar and press enter. It is very important to make sure that the browser you are using is up to date because the old school browser sometimes fails to open the setup page.
  7. After this step, a new extender setup will display on our screen.
  8. Click on the button saying the words, NEW EXTENDER SETUP.
  9. After clicking on this, you will see a create account page on your computer screen.
  10. Fill the necessary details on this page and proceed by clicking the next button.
  11. This will detect the mode on which EX6150 has been set.
  12. Here you will see two options, one saying home network and another saying public network.
  13. Now, you will have to enter some network related details on this step. Here, enter the preferred network name (SSID), security option and password and click on the next button to proceed further.
  14. Make sure that the device that you are using is successfully connected before you click on the NEXT button.
  15. Now again a screen will come up saying that you are done will the process.
  16. Now click again and Netgear AC1200 registration screen open. All you have to do is fill your details if you want to register. If you don’t, then ignore.

This was the whole process of the Netgear Ex6150 setup. After following just these few steps you will be ready to pair up your new device with your Wi-Fi router and create a wider and more powerful, range of internet connection that can be used to connect more than ever number of devices. An important thing is to make sure that your extender is kept away from walls, room corners, fish tanks, cordless phones, Bluetooth devices, metal objects, etc. These things sometimes cause a glitch in the signal and that creates issues in connection.

Now that you know what Netgear Ex6150 setup is and how to install it in your home network, we are confident that you are ready to set one up in your home network. If you have already bought a Netgear Ex6150 extender then you are ready to set it up. Wi-Fi extenders are one of the most useful and efficient devices when it comes to the industry of connectivity. They make  technology the way it is meant to be used. Being one of the best in the market, Netgear Ex6150 should be your first choice if you want to extend your network and take it to the next level. There may be cases in which the problem is not in the connection but inside the power supply to which your extender is connected. Make sure that the plugin which you have connected to your extender is not short-circuited.

Make sure that your Netgear firmware version is latest and updated. This is a very important thing that you need to take care of because ultimately everything depends on the firmware and Netgear keeps making changes in it according to the new launched models.

Now go out and get your Netgear extender and boost your home network beyond its limits. Wireless booster may look and sound boring and time taking but when installed they prove to be one of the best devices out there. Go out and buy a Netgear extender model from the market to make everything perfect in your new apartment or home.

NETGEAR EX6150 Setup – Mywifiext

  • Turn on the extender and wait for the power light to boot up.
  • Use any wifi device like a tablet, cellphone, laptop or kindle.
  • Go to the wireless setting option on your respective device.
  • Look for the Netgear_ext on the list of available network.
  • Connect your device with Netgear_ext.
  • Now open any web browser on your wifi-enabled device and type www.mywifiext.net
  • Netgear Ex6150 New extender setup page will appear on your screen
  • Create a login account and follow the instruction to connect your Netgear AC1200.

Netgear Ex6150 setup – W.P.S

  • Power on the AC1200 extender.
  • After getting the solid green light, press and release the W.p.s button on the Ex6150 extender
  • Now with a minute press and release w.p.s button on the wireless router.
  • Wait for 2-3 minutes and do not unplug the extender while w.p.s setup process is going on.
  • Your extender is now successfully connected to the home wireless network.

Note: Once you connected the extender to the main wireless router there should be 3 solid green lights on your Netgear Ex6150 or AC12oo extender. If you are not getting any one of the green light. So kindly re-do the W.P.S method or follow the Mywifiext manual method to connect your AC1200 extender.