Updation Of Netgear Extender Firmware
Does there any role of www.mywifiext.net setup page in successfully updating the firmware of NETGEAR Wi-Fi range extender?
Regular firmware updates are important for the smooth working of your NETGEAR Wi-Fi range extender. So the user is recommended to update firmware whenever notification pop-up.
As always stated that www.mywifiext.net is webpage which is involved in every task of NETGEAR range extender. The firmware update is no exception to it. We do require www.mywifiext.net webpage while updating the firmware of our range extender.
If due to any reason you had missed this notification pop-up, then also you can update your firmware. For this, you will be needed to manually check for new firmware.
Various steps to be followed for manually checking and updating firmware are:
Step 1: Open web browser on your client device. This client device should have to be connected with extender’s network.
Step2: Next step involves logging into your extender.
If in case Wi-Fi network name of your range extender and network router is different then you will be needed to enter http://www.mywifiext.net in the address bar of a browser.
If Wi-Fi network name of your extender and network router is same then enter HTTP://<extender’s IP address> in the address bar of a browser.
This will prompt you to the login page.
Step 3: Enter email address and password.
Step 4: Click on Firmware Update. This will prompt you to Firmware Update page.
Step 5: Click on Check Online option. This will let your extender check for firmware update.
Step 6: If there will be any firmware update required then it will be displayed on your screen. Just by following the instruction that gets displayed on your screen, you will be able to update the firmware of your range extender.