Information Guide on How to Access extender.linksys.setup?

Information Guide on How to Access extender.linksys.setup?

Looking for a way to install your Linksys extender setup and failed to do so? Well, we are here to assist you. To stop the error popups on your screen, stick with the blog to get every piece of information. Further in this informative guide, we will show you how you can easily connect your extender.linksys.setup portal without any issue.

Before operating Linksys Extender setup installation via extender.linksys.setup


linksys extender setup

Here are a few things that you need to keep in mind before operating linksys extender setup installation via extender.linksys.setup.

  • Ensure that you are using an updated version of your browser. Sometimes, using an outdated version of a web browser can lead to error popups on your screen.
  • Keep your Ethernet cable and other wires damage free.
  • Make sure that your existing home wifi is providing live internet connections near to you linksys extender device.
  • Keep your firmware up to date.
  • Take a note of your admin credentials.

Explained – Linksys extender setup installation process

  • Plug your extender in any electrical outlet near your existing router and turn it on.
  • Keep your both devices (router and extender) in the same room during the installation process.
  • Give some time to your extender to settle down.
  • Once the LED indicators of your Linksys extender are stable, move to the next step.
  • Look for the WPS button on your extender.
  • Press and hold the WPS button for a couple of seconds and then release it.
  • Now take your existing router and find the WPS button.
  • Press and hold the router’s WPS button for a couple of seconds and then release it.
  • Now take any of your WiFi-enabled PC/laptops and launch your desired web browser.
  • Click on the address bar and type, and hit the enter button.
  • You are now on a new Linksys extender setup portal.
  • Enter your admin credentials in the given username and password blocks and hit the login button.
  • Now look for the available network present in your area and find your new Linksys extender network.
  • Once you find your preferred network click on it to get connected.
  • If connected, congratulations. It’s time to change the location of your new Linksys extender.
  • We did advise you to place your extender where it can get proper signals from your existing router.
  • Once you find the perfect location for your Linksys extender, take any of your smart devices and try to                connect it with your new network.
  • Enable the auto-connect option for easy use.
  • If connected, you are all set to surf the internet without any buffer issues.

Increase the performance of your extender device – extender.linksys.setup

Here are a few things you can consider to get a better internet connectivity experience while using extender.linksys.setup web portal. 

  • Keep your extender and router away from room corners.
  • Concrete walls can block internet signals. Keep that in mind.
  • Electronic appliances like baby monitors, microwave ovens, refrigerators can interfere with the signals physically.
  • Use an updated version of the firmware.

Looking for a way to Reset your Linksys Extender to its Factory Settings?

If you have done almost everything to set up your linksys extender and still facing issues, try to reset your Linksys Extender to its default factory settings and see if it can resolve your issue.


Follow the step by step lead to factory reset your extender device.

  • Plug your extender in any electrical socket.
  • Look for the reset hole on your linksys extender.
  • Take a paperclip.
  • Press and hold the reset hole for 20 seconds and then release it.
  • Let your extender configure the reset process so leave it for a couple of minutes.
  • Your linksys extender’s LED indicators will indicate you when your reset process is complete.