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How to connect your NETGEAR range extender to your router if the router SSID is hidden

This article gives well ordered directions to associate your NETGEAR run extender to your switch if the switch’s SSID is covered up. In the event that the SSID of the switch is covered up, the extender won’t distinguish it during the Extender arrangement. You should physically enter the SSID data.

Ventures to interface your extender to a covered up SSID:

Fitting in the range extender to the power source and sit tight for it to boot up.

Interface a remote customer gadget to the default SSID of the Extender. This will naturally open the New Extender Setup page in your default program.

Note: If the New Extender Setup page doesn’t come up naturally, it tends to open up to your program utilizing the URL

Make a record to deal with the Extender and snap NEXT.

On the NETGEAR genie welcome screen, select “WIFI RANGE EXTENDER” to enter arrangement. Arrangement wizard will filter for the current remote system that are in range.

On the off chance that the SSID of your switch is covered up, it won’t appear in the rundown. Select “Physically input my remote SSID” and snap NEXT.

Enter your switch’s SSID in Network Name (SSID) box. Select a similar security alternative as your switch is utilizing. Enter the secret key if essential. Snap NEXT and it will instate the extender to associate with the switch’s WiFi arrange.

After the extender introduces association with the switch, you will be incited to enter the SSID and secret key of the extender WiFi systems. In the event that you wish to set a similar security settings and secret key as your switch at that point leave them unaltered and click NEXT to finish the arrangement procedure.

In the event that you wish to change the SSID or secret word, made the vital changes and snap NEXT to finish the arrangement procedure.

Interface the customer gadgets to the new remote system of the extender and snap Continue to complete the arrangement.