What is

Tp-link brings to a great range of Wi-Fi extenders which are also known as extenders, repeaters to resolve the internet speed issue of the routers. Let it clear this point out with the help of an example. Let’s assume that if a router can reach up to 50 feet radius, you can quickly extend the network to an approx double-radius means it can reach upto 40-45 radius more. On this website you will learn about

Features of

Tp-link repeaters are quite reliable and handy which offer a user-friendly experience.

It can reach up to the dead zone areas of your home or office to ensure network connectivity.

It includes external antennas to extend the speed and better performance.

You can easily connect the wired devices by using Ethernet cables.

Security encryptions allow more secure internet connectivity.

The night mode of the repeater provides internet access without blinking the LED lights.

What Should be the Perfect Location for Tp-link Extender?

Tp-link extenders can be easily installed just by using a few simple steps. When it comes to choosing the right location for your tp-link extender, you can choose any location. Ensure that your selected space is free from any obstacles. You can place the extender between the primary routers and the connected wireless device (computer or laptop) in an open area instead of a small room.

TP Link Extender Reset Button

Factory Reset Settings For Tp-link Repeater

In some cases when you forgot the password or there may be any chance that you are unable to access the TP-link extender login Page, all you require is to do resetting for your repeater. It can be done within a few minutes. For this purpose, follow the below -mentioned steps.

  • Initially, find out the reset button which is usually located on the backside or bottom of the extender. 
  • Press and hold the reset button for at least 8-10 seconds Reboot the extender and try to login to TP-Link Extender by utilising the default web address.
  • Use the default login credentials to complete the login process.

Steps to Change the Username and Password for Tp-link Repeater

To change the username and password for your Tp-link extender you need to login to TP-Link Extender and follow these simple steps.

  1. Be sure to make a connection to your computer or laptop with your Tp Link extender via an Ethernet cable or Wi-Fi connection.  
  2. Open up any of your favourite web browsers and use the default URL, it will redirect you to the login window and ask for the login credentials.
  3. Use the default username and password (Admin) or if you have already changed you can use that specific username and password. 
  4. Once you successfully logged into the home page, move to the ‘Wireless Settings’ option.
  1. Under this section, you will find the Extended Wi-Fi name and Extended Wi-Fi Password. 
  2. Hereby you can change the username and password. It is recommended to select a unique and strong password for security perspectives. 
  3. After you change the username and password, click on the ‘Save Changes’ option. 
  4. We also recommend rebooting the extender once, before starting your extender again.

How to Turn Off the LED Lights of Tp-Link Range Extender?

If you work in the night time and are interested in turning off the LED light, you can quickly change the setting by following these steps.

  • Login to TP-Link Extender by entering the default IP address on your browser and get access to the login page. 
  • Go to the ‘Settings Menu’ > ‘System Tools’
  • Under this section, you will notice ‘LED Control’.
  • Click on the ‘Night Mode’ > LED Off Time (you can also specify the time limit here)
  • The LED lights will remain off for the specific time you will mention in the above step. 
  • Click on the ‘Save Settings’ and enjoy uninterrupted network without LED lights.
Led lights TP Link Extender
Settings of Tp Link RE Series Range Extender

Get Access to the Settings of Tp Link RE Series Range Extender

  • Initially, power on the RE series device you want to set up.
  • Open one of the browsers and get it connected to the extended network. 
  • Type in the web address bar.
  • You need to fill the login credentials to get access to the settings page of the extender. 
  • Go to the ‘Wireless settings’ > ‘Extended Network’. 
  • You can choose the setting for 2.4 GHz and 5GHz ‘Enable’
  • Click on the ‘Save settings’ and your Tp-link RE series is ready to work with.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I enhance my internet speed? 

Wi-Fi boosters commonly called range extenders rebroadcast your router’s signals. The dual-band Wi-Fi boosters are also available which utilize one band to communicate with the routers and another one with the connected devices.

Can Router be work as an extender?

Any DD-WRT router can be used as an extender when you use a bridging mode.

Can using more than one Tp-link extender be beneficial?

Yes, we suggest using 1 or 2 tp-link extenders with your network for better browsing experience. If you are using more than 1 extenders, be sure that all the extenders are directly connected to the host Wi-Fi network.

Can I use 2 routers together?

You can use 2 or more than 2 routers at a time for your home network. The users can quickly support more devices with this method. If you are using an Ethernet cable for some devices, you can also opt for Wi-Fi for some devices to achieve more internet connectivity.