How to Connect a TP Link Extender to Your PC
If you’ve just bought a TP Link extender, you probably don’t know where to begin. The device will need to be configured to work with your wireless network, but before you can start, you need to connect it to your Pc.
Steps to Connect a TP-Link Extender
The first thing you need to do is connect the tp link extender to your computer using an ethernet cable. This is important if you want to configure the tp link extender and manage your network from a computer without having to physically touch it.
After you have connected the tp link extender to your PC, you need to open a web browser on the PC and type the IP address of the tp link extender into the address bar. Once you’ve done this, you should see a page that looks like the following:
Click or tap Configure to access the tp link extender configuration page. From here, you can change the tp link extender’s name and password or change the settings for the 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands.
You can also set up a new wireless network for the tp link extender, or add an existing one to it. In the case of a new network, you’ll need to create an SSID and a password. If you’re adding an existing network, you’ll need to set it up as a repeater or extender.
How to Factory Reset a TP Link Extender
If you are experiencing connection problems in the Wi-Fi network generated by the tp link extender, you can reset it to the factory state. This can be useful if you are having trouble with your extender’s WiFi signal or if you have forgotten the default password for the device.
To reset the tp link extender, first connect it to your computer via an ethernet cable. This is important for security reasons. Once the tp link extender is connected to your PC, you’ll need to run an antivirus program and install a firewall on your computer.
The tp link extender is usually plugged into the power outlet on the wall. Once the tp link extender has been plugged into the wall, it should be illuminated by a blue light.
A yellow or red light indicates a problem with the extender’s connection to your home router. The tp link extender may not be able to receive the signal from your router or it might be too far away. In this case, you should move the tp link extender closer to your home router or within its range.
Alternatively, you can try the WPS method. This method is a bit hit-and-miss, but can sometimes work. The tp link extender and your router should have a WPS key that you can press on them.
If you have a wireless keyboard, you can also use the keyboard to log into your tp link extender. This will save you time and effort.
If you have a smartphone, you can connect the tp link extender to it with the Tether app. This app is free and easy to download. In addition, it can be used to control your tp link extender from anywhere in the world.