How To Use The Netgear EX3700 WiFi Extender in Access Point Mode?

H

The Netgear EX3700 WiFi Extender can cover the entire house effortlessly and spread its wifi coverage up to 990 square feet of area. You can seamlessly connect up to fifteen devices with the wifi extender at the same time. Moreover, the wifi extender is universally compatible as well. It can be your wireless router, universal repeater, and access point as well. Also, it provides a safe and secure wireless connection with WEP and WPA/WPA2 security protocols to the connected device. You can simply plug the device into the game consoles and play online games with your friends without any buffering in the network connection.

The Netgear EX3700 WiFi Extender can be set up conveniently with the press of the WPS button and then connected to the router. You can also use the NETGEAR WiFi Analyzer app to easily eliminate the dead zones from your house by covering hard-to-reach areas and providing a stable wifi connection to all the devices. You can also read the Netgear ex3700 review from real users so it can clear all the features of the Netgear extender.

How Does the Netgear EX3700 WiFi Extender work?

The Netgear WiFi Extender has Fastlane technology that meets the latest demand of the users. It should be used when the wifi connection in your area is poor or inconsistent. As it helps to eliminate the dead zone areas and traffic from your router inherently by connecting directly to the wifi network. The WiFi extender acts like a bridge between the outside device or wifi access point or router. The main function of the router is that it can easily connect to the available wifi network. It also works as an access point. As an access point, the extender can perform heavy tasks easily like broadcasting or the network SSID name of the router.

Installation of the WiFi extender

Place the wireless extender at that place where it can provide seamless wifi coverage to your device. It should not be placed too far or too close to the router. It should be placed between the halfway point of the router and the dead zone area. After that, plug the extender into the power wall and wait for the LED light to turn into solid green.  

Connect to the existing network connection

By connecting to the existing wifi connection. It can boost up the speed of wifi. Hence it can cover the entire room without dropping the signal range. You can connect the extender with the WPS button, which is a secure method to increase the range of the router. Press the WPS button of the extender for three minutes or until the LED starts blinking. Ensure that the router should support the 5 GHz frequency band. Then connect the extender to the computer to check the speed of the wifi connection and if it provides a poor connection then relocate the extender to the other room.

Web Browser setup

In this step, you can establish a successful wifi connection between the extender and the computer using the web user interface. Launch a web browser on your computer and type mywifiext.net setup in the address and When the login page appears click on the next extender button. After that complete the login details and click on the Next button after that follow on-screen instructions or read the user guide for further help.

Use of Access Point mode in the Netgear EX3700 WiFi Extender

In this method, you can use the access point mode which helps to create a WiFi hotspot for the connection of the extender with the use of the wired connection. To use the wireless extender in the access point mode. You need to go through some basic points. First of all, plug the extender into the electric wall and wait for the LED to turn into solid green light. You can also use the Ethernet cable to connect to the Ethernet port of the extender and join the LAN connection to create a WiFi hotspot. 

After that, open the web browser and type www.mywifiext.net in the address bar, and tap on the new extender button. Now enter your credential details to join the Netgear wifi extender web page. Then click on the access point mode button to check the internet connection. Now click on the home network button and set the network SSID name and strong password and click on the Next button. All the settings successfully applied and now the wireless extender is ready to use as an access point mode.

About the author

Anwesha Mukherjee

Anwesha Mukherjee is a Digital Media Publisher and freelance writer. She has been working in the publishing industry for over 6 years now, holding various positions at different publishing houses across India. Her work experience includes managing marketing campaigns, content development and website maintenance for various industries including healthcare, IT, finance and education.

She also offers ghostwriting services to help aspiring authors get their book published while maintaining creative control over the project.

Add Comment

By Anwesha Mukherjee

Anwesha Mukherjee

Anwesha Mukherjee is a Digital Media Publisher and freelance writer. She has been working in the publishing industry for over 6 years now, holding various positions at different publishing houses across India. Her work experience includes managing marketing campaigns, content development and website maintenance for various industries including healthcare, IT, finance and education.

She also offers ghostwriting services to help aspiring authors get their book published while maintaining creative control over the project.

Get in touch

Mars Blogging launched in January 2019. Mars Blogging is an independent website publishing news related to business and major technology developments across the world.

The website also strives to create one of the most comprehensive financial glossaries online.

Mars Blogging is based in United States of America. The company also has offices in Louisiana, United States.

Sorry this site disable selection
Sorry this site is not allow cut.
Sorry this site is not allow copy.
Sorry this site is not allow paste.
Sorry this site is not allow to inspect element.
Sorry this site is not allow to view source.