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Steps to Reset a Linksys WiFi Range Extender

A Linksys WiFi range extender can be used easily with wired or wireless internet equipments like computers, laptops, wireless routers, and mobile devices.

Such smart WiFi range extenders are used to expand the range and reach of existing internet range coming out of your main WiFi router.

If you found that your Linksys wireless range extender isn’t working properly as before, then you can reset it back to its factory default values. Well, a question might strike in your mind. How to reset Linksys range extender? And the answer to your question is, resetting of your Linksys device back to its default factory values isn’t a difficult task. The reset process can easily be completed within a few seconds.

Now, let us suppose that if we are living in a large home, building where there is lack of internet connectivity, then what do we do in that case? As a matter of fact, a Linksys WiFi range extender would be helpful in extending the signal of existing router to far corners of the house in order to cover all the dead zones and blind spots.

Linksys WiFi range extender has two main ways to be restore and reset.



First is the soft reset and second is the hard reset easy and handy steps.

First of all, we will share some easy to execute method for the soft reset process.

  • Switch on your PC or laptop.

  • Pull up a web browser to access extender.linksys web-based setup page of your smart Linksys device.

  • To do so, connect your desktop or a laptop (any) to the Linksys device through a well-maintained Ethernet cable.

  • Type extender.linksys.com into the URL bar of your web browser and tap Enter on your keyboard.

  • Type in default login credentials onto the displayed Linksys extender router login page and Login.

  • Proceed towards the ‘Administration field’ to reset your Linksys WiFi extender.

  • Tap on factory default reset button.

Congrats! You have successfully reset your device using the soft reset process. For any assistance related to the soft reset process, dial a toll-free number 1-844-726-2726 and get immediate solution to your query.

Reset your Linksys wireless range extender using the Hard Reset process


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  • Shut down the connected device (computer or laptop) with the range extender.

  • Also, disconnect all the connections from your Linksys device.

  • After a few minutes, connect a power cable and let your Linksys device boot up properly.

  • Once your device boots up properly, simply insert a pin or paper clip in the reset hole of your Linksys extender for a few seconds.

If you are still facing errors in resetting your device or in accessing Linksys extender setup and login page, then make sure of the following things.

  • Do not use older firmware version on your main WiFi router.

  • Your router shouldn’t be placed at back, inside or beneath of anything.

  • The router and the range extender shouldn’t be placed near those devices that carry the same frequency as microwave, treadmill, Bluetooth speakers/ devices, concrete walls, etc.

Know more about these devices by having a word with our technicians via a toll-free number or by visitng linksys.com.

  • Do not use an overloaded and outdated web browser to access the web-based setup page of your Linksys device.

  • Avoid using a public hotspot to connect with the extender network i.e. linksys extender setup-xxx.

So, these were the two handy fixes to reset your Linksys WiFi range extender. We actually hope that these easy to execute fixes work for you and if they don’t, then feel free to interact with us anytime. You are more than a welcome.

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