We believe that how difficult for the new users of the wireless range extender to establish the connection with the Netgear wifi device. But today we will going to help those new users of the wireless range extenders to establish the connection. If you are using such type of the router which is having the hidden SSID, then their extender will not detect the device during the extender setup.
Here are the steps for connecting the extender to the device which is having hidden SSID
Step 1: Supply power to the range extender and wait until the moment so that it gets restarted.
Step 2: Make the connection of the wireless client device along with the default SSID of the extender device that you are using. By doing so, you will have the New extender setup page opened into the default browser of your computer.
If you find that the extender setup or the Netgear booster setup is not opening automatically, then you can open the website which is www mywifiext.net
Step 3: For managing the whole account, you will need to create the account and then click on the option of the next.
Step 4: On the welcome screen of your Netgear genie make the selection of the wifi range extender for entering into the setup page. The setup wizard will automatically scans for the existing network that are in the range of the device.
Step 5: In some of the cases if the SSID of your router is hidden, then you will get the list. Make the selection of the radio button which will shows you the manually input my wireless SSID and then choose the option of the next.
Step 6: In the box for entering the network name just enter that.