How To Connect DLink Wifi Extender To Router?

Using a Wi-Fi Extender, you can enhance the broadcast range of your wireless router. To know how to connect D-Link WiFi extender to router, follow the quick steps given below.

Connect D-Link Wifi Extender To Router?

  • Before starting, identify the wireless settings of your range extender. These details are available on the Wi-Fi Configuration Card that came along with the extender.
  • Next, plug your extender to a wall outlet within your router's Wi-Fi range.
  • Make sure that you have placed your computer or any wireless device close to the extender.
  • On your computer, click the Network icon available in the system tray and turn on the Wi-Fi button.
  • Wait until the computer detects the nearby wireless networks.
  • Choose your extender's wireless network name from the displayed list and enter the network key to connect your computer to it.
  • Next, open the default browser and enter the extender's IP address in the URL field to open the login portal.
  • Type 'admin' in the Username field and leave the Admin password field empty.
  • Click the Login button to access the extender's settings Canon printer keeps going offline page.
  • Click the blue Setup Wizard button and click Next.
  • Choose the Select this option if you want to setup your network manually option and click Next.
  • Choose your uplink network from the displayed list and click the Select button.
  • Enter the password of your uplink router in the Wi-Fi Password field and click Next.
  • Now, your extender will broadcast the Wi-Fi connection from the uplink router.
  • You do not have to generate the SSID and password for both 2.4GHz and 5GHz networks because they will be generated automatically.
  • If you wish to change them, enter the SSID and password for your extender in the required fields and click Next.
  • Finally, a summary page will appear on the screen. Note down the information displayed on the screen to use them for future reference. Click Save to save the configured settings. If you need remote assistance on how to connect D-Link WiFi extender to router, click the call button.

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