Linksys RE6500 Extender extends the range of your wireless network and eliminates dead spots. Linksys RE6500 boost up the wifi signals to the far reaches of your home with the extender’s range of up to of 10,000 square feet. It has Four Gigabit Ethernet ports enabled wired connections. Linksys RE6500 Setup is very easy without requiring installation CD.
1:- The Linksys RE6500 Extender unquestionably delivers speed up to three times faster than wireless N series extenders, making best for dead zones of your large homes with compatible of multiple devices and heavy online usage. It gives Dual wireless bands 2.4 GHz and 5GHz can deliver data transfer speeds of up to N300 Mbps + AC867 Mbps for seamless HD streaming without any interruptions. 2.4GHz & 5GHz dual bands
2:- Eliminates dead spots & extends the existing Wireless-AC coverage.
3:- Works with Wi-Fi router or Gateway.
System Requirements :-
Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows 7, or Windows 8 operating system or the Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.8 or later, Snow Leopard 10.6.1 or later, Lion 10.7 or later, or Mountain Lion 10.8 or later operating system.
RE6500 supports up to 128 -bit encryption (WEP, WPA, and WPA2) and also it has WPA(Wireless Protected setup) button, allowing you to establish a secure wifi connection with wireless router to keep your network safe and secure.
Easy setup & Installation :-
Firstly, power on the extender device. Status of power can be monitored using Power LED.
Establish the link between Linksys range extender and any client device such as computer or laptop, with the help of either Ethernet cable or WiFi mode.
Next step involves entering of username and password for logging into http://extender.linksys.com webpage. By default, these credentials are.
Username: admin Password: password
After entering the credentials click on Log in. This will launch Linksys extender setup wizard.
At this setup page, click on Wireless. Then select Basic Wireless Settings In the next step, the user will be provided an option to select among Wi-Fi Protected Setup or Manual setup. Here select Manual setup.
User will be asked to enter the Network name. Here you need to enter your router’s SSID.
Then enter the password of your home network. Then click on Save setting
Get complete information here on how to setup Linksys Re1000 Extender, which helps to increase the wifi range of your wireless router. This extender is compatible with B and G technology & should work on your current wireless network. It has one ethernet port on the bottom side to allow quick plug and play installation. Moreover once configured you can connect any device with ethernet chord to this Extender for better Internet Connectivity.
Linksys RE1000 is best Range Extender for home or office riddled with an internet dead zones. The small size of this extender makes it easy to plug into a wall outlet. This is a great device, In case your house or office is big enough then you can opt for higher performance Linksys Extenders.
Specifications Of Linksys RE1000 Extender:
• Multiple Antennas Provide Wide coverage area.
• Ethernet speed 10/100 Mbps
• Moreover works great for surfing the web, gaming and chatting online in dead zone areas.
Firstly, Plug in the Linksys Extender for its Setup into a power outlet near your router.
In order to configure it, we have to make sure that the computer should be connected with an ethernet cable to the Range Extender.
Open your web browser (Google, Firefox, Safari) and click on the website extenderlinksyssetup.com / extender.linksys.setup or type IP address “192.168.1.1” in the address bar.
Now, it will ask you to enter the user name and password in the field.
To create wireless security on the WiFi range extender, click on basic wireless settings on the web-based setup page. Now choose your WPA Security mode menu and enter the main wifi password of your router. After that click on the SAVE option. Now you can successfully connect your device to the wifi range extender.
Lastly, Green WiFi Led light will indicate the successful configuration of your Linksys extender.
Your Linksys Extended Network will show up as ( _EXT) at the end of your main network’s name. For example, if ABC network is your home network then extended network show up as ABCnetwork_EXT.
Before Linksys Extender Setup delete Your existing Network
First of all, we need to understand the need to Forgot the Network. It has been observed that whenever we configure a new device to our network or whenever we change our Main router we will have to forget the former network names. Here is the complete step by step instruction to delete a wireless network profile.
DELETING NETWORK PROFILES IN WINDOWS 10
Click the Network icon on the lower right corner of your screen.
Now Hit Network settings.
Click Manage Wi-Fi settings.
Under Manage known networks, click the network you want to delete.
DELETING NETWORK PROFILE IN WINDOWS 8
In this version of Windows, It is quite difficult to get used to its functions, whereas in previous windows or in windows 10 it is easy to Delete Network Profile. Windows 8 is a bit puzzled, but you don’t worry we have mentioned the step below for deleting Network Profile In Windows 8
Lets learn how to remove wireless preferred network profiles
IMP: This method will work when the wireless router is within the range of the PC.
Firstly, Open Settings and press the Windows key on the keyboard + i.
Click the Wireless icon then right click the network.
Lastly, Choose Forget this network.
DELETING NETWORK PROFILE IN WINDOWS 7
Let’s Follow the steps to remove the existing network profile in windows 7
Firstly, Click Start->Control Panel, Select Network, and Internet, and then click Network and Sharing Center
In the task list, please choose Manage wireless networks.
In the Network table, please select the existing profiles and click Remove.
There can be many reasons why extender not showing up. For instance,
a) It is plugged in far away from the router thats why extender not showing. b) Your device (mobile, laptop, tv, camera, etc) which you are trying to connect is far. c) Walls, obstacles blocking away the signal. d) Setup with the same SSID as your router Click Here to check Router Setup Page.
Follow the following steps when extender doesn’t show in your WiFi list.
Firstly, Unplugged the extender and bring it closer to the router.
If still, it is not showing up in the wifi list shut down your devices and turn them back again.
Try removing/forgetting the known wifi connections.
If you have to cover long distances you should opt for hardwire option, you won’t lose any data speed plus you will be able to cover more distance.
In this case, you will have to login into your Linksys Extender and then change the SSID from there. Note:- don’t change SSID on router otherwise your every device will get disconnected from the router.
With the AC1200 MAX Wi-Fi Range Extender (RE6700), you can easily expand the range of your existing wireless router. Simply plug the device into a standard wall outlet where you need stronger Internet connectivity. For example, an upstairs bedroom or office or another remote area of your home. It is equally important to understand that RE6700 repeats the signal from the router and redistributes it to reduce wireless dead spots. In short, it doesn’t create its own signal. Let’s start the Linksys RE6700 Extender Setup.
Linksys RE6700 Extender Setup:-
1) Firstly, Plug the Linksys RE6700 Extender to an outlet CLOSE to the modem/router Once you set it up you can move it to the best range extending location.
2) Once it’s plugged in, you have to wait for the flashing light on the front to change color and flash orange.
3) Now that you have an orange blinking light, get on your computer’s WiFi and connect to, the Linksys Extender Setup signal. After your computer connects to the Linksys extender.
6) Now you’re in the Linksys extender setupapplication. Just follow the instructions provided. The Linksys extender will find the available networks to join. Similarly, select to join your network from the list of available networks put in your password and Hit NEXT. Moreover, Once the Extender joins your network the software will finally, tell you the installation is complete, as well as the front light of the unit, will turn to solid green.
7) Lastly, you can unplug the Linksys RE6700 extender and move it around your house. Just plug the extender into a wall outlet and the extender now will automatically log onto your network. Now you’re ready to log onto it. The Setup application works really well.
Finally, we got to know that it is a really useful piece of hardware and once you understand what you have to do, installing this extender is really quick and easy.
1) Firstly, make sure that your router is configured and you are able to connect your devices. 2) Now as you plug in the extender to the wall the light blinks green for few seconds and turns amber after that. 3) As soon as the light turns amber push WPS on the router and push the WPS on the extender.
Note:- make sure both devices are in the same room or as close as possible. 4) Lastly, On configuration, the light on Extender will turn solid green. Note:- if by any chance you still have issues or need suggestions to call our technicians on Toll-Free or visit our website http://Extender.linksys.setup or email us for a later appointment at