How to set up Linksys RE6400 Wi-Fi extender

linksys extender setup re6400

Network connectivity is a must-have at every household these days. One can find Wi-Fi routers in almost any house. The need for data connectivity has opened a new era of possibilities. However, often due to structural patterns and hindrances, your Wi-Fi network fails to spread efficiently for usage across locations inside your house. For instance, the speed may differ between bathroom and bedroom. At times, when there is no signal in a location at all, we call that a dead zone. To avoid such a situation, you need Linksys RE6400 Wi-Fi extender. The Linksys extender can expand the range of your Wi-Fi over any location over your house. With increased range, your network speed will remain uninterrupted.

Buy and install

You can get Linksys RE6400 extender online. The Linksys extender can extend the range of your network by over 7,000 feet. To install the Linksys extender, here’s what you need to do:

Step 1: Make sure you have your wireless network name (service set identifier (SSID)), wireless channel, wireless security mode and wireless network password.

Step 2: Place the Linksys extender between your router and the location having a wireless dead zone. Make sure your Wi-Fi has at least 60% signal strength for the device being used for the setup.

Step 3: Connect your wireless device like your phone or laptop with the Linksys RE6400  extender’s default network name. Enable your Wi-Fi and connect to the Linksys extender setup network.

Step 4: Open a web browser and visit http://extender.linksys.com in the address bar. Once you have accessed the web-based setup page, click start to begin the setup. If you have read the terms and conditions of the license agreement, click “I Agree”. Select your wireless network when prompted.

Step 5: Based on the setup being used, the built-in spot finder technology will guide you on the optimum position of the Linksys extender. Calibrate the extender as per the software prompts on your wireless device.

Step 6: Enter your Wi-Fi password and then click “Next”. Create an administrator password for the extended network. Once the setup is complete, you are good to use your Linksys extender.

Forget about dead zone Follow the above steps to install your Linksys extender and never face a Wi-Fi dead zone ever. The traditional models make it possible to enhance connectivity across the house. You can use it for office locations as well.