Genie is an interface designed by Netgear for its devices to repair and set up the range extender and router. If you want to change any settings in the existing extender, then you can do with the help of the Netgear Genie smart setup page. The same page is opened when you set up a new extender.
To have the Netgear genie setup, there are some pre-requisites that must be satisfied, only then you will be able to perform other tasks.
Make sure that the computer or the smart device is connected to the network and has the right settings configured. If you are using the internet, then check the basic details of your Internet service like the name and the Mac address of your device. Apart from this, other details like login credentials of ISP and configuration details are also essential.
The setup page if doesn’t open even after satisfying the requirements, then you need to troubleshoot the issue.
- Check the power source connected to the extender and see if there is a proper connection between the computer and the extender.
- The distance between the router and the extender must not exceed 10 feet.
- Check the default IP address of the extender which is Mywifiext.net or 192.168.2.250.
If you are still having trouble, then it’s better to get help from the experts available 24×7 online.