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There are two methods that you can connect the WiFi extender:
Connect a safe WiFi network without providing the network name and password by using WiFi Protected Setup (WPS).
Connect with the NETGEAR installation to help You to open a web browser on a computer or mobile device in order to utilize the NETGEAR installation helper.
About the WPS setup for the Netgear Nighthawk X6S AC3000 (EX8000):
Note: Your extender will first try to connect to the router’s 5 GHz band if your router supports it.
Setup Nighthawk AC3000 X6S manually
Using the installation assistant, perform a manual setup of the Netgear EX8000.
With speeds up to 3Gbps, the AC3000 X6S (Netgear EX8000) Tri-band WiFi Range Extender with special FastLane3 technology takes your WiFi to new heights. After completing the manual setup of the Nighthawk X6S AC3000, you can use the EX8000 extender with any WiFi router.
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Using Nighthawk App
Is your Internet Service Provider’s (ISP) equipment not providing enough WiFi? Put in a Tri-band WiFi Range Extender to extend your home’s WiFi signal to every corner while keeping the same WiFi name. With this Nighthawk Mesh Extender X6S AC3000 EX8000, your current WiFi is improved.
Installing and connecting your Nighthawk X6S AC3000 EX8000 WiFi range extender to the internet is also possible with the Netgear Nighthawk app. Both iOS and Android, the two main operating systems, support this app. To use the Nighthawk app to complete the X6S Setup for AC3000 EX8000, follow these steps:
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Have unusual actions suddenly started to occur with your WiFi extender? Even after a successful manual Nighthawk X6S AC3000 setup, is it still not offering the necessary speed? In that case, upgrade the extender’s firmware immediately. A collection of instructions built right into the hardware is called Netgear Extender firmware. In simple terms, extender firmware is essentially an operating system designed to work on the precise make and model number of the extender you own. For this reason, confirm that your extender is running the most recent firmware version. Using this guide, you may update the firmware on the Nighthawk EX8000:
To reset your Netgear EX8000 extender, you can follow these steps:
Note: Resetting the extender will erase all settings, and you’ll need to set it up again.
Locate the reset button on your Netgear EX8000 extender. It is usually a small hole labeled “Reset.”
Using a paperclip or a similar pointed object, press and hold the reset button for about 10 seconds. You may need to use some force, as the button is often recessed.
Release the reset button after 10 seconds.
The extender will reboot, and the LED lights will indicate the reset process.
Once the extender has finished resetting, you can set it up again using the default settings or configure it with your custom settings.
Connect to the default WiFi network of the extender, which is usually named something like “NETGEAR_EXT.”
Open a web browser and enter the default IP address of the extender, which is typically “192.168.1.250” or “mywifiext.net.”
Follow the on-screen instructions to set up the extender and customize your settings.