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How Do I Upgrade Firmware on Netgear AC2200 X4S WiFi Mesh Extender

Upgrade the firmware on Netgear AC2200 X4S WiFi mesh extender regularly and turn your dead zones into live zones.

Netgear AC2200 WiFi range extender helps you keep computers, mobile devices, media players and laptops connected 24×7 to a secure WiFi with a reliable connection and increased coverage in every nook and cranny corner of your house.

To Upgrade the latest firmware on your Netgear AC2200 X4S WiFi Mesh Extender:-
  • With the Netgear AC2200 X4S WiFi range extender physically or wirelessly connect your computer or the laptop.
  • Pull up a web browser.

Note: Your existing WiFi router and the Netgear AC2200 mesh extender may have different WiFi SSIDs (network names). So, in that case, you have to make sure that you are connected to your Netgear extender’s network.

Log in to your range extender:
  • If your web browser displays the ‘Menu’ icon, then you have to click on it.
  • And when the extender menu displays click on the ‘settings’ option and after that, on ‘firmware update’.

Upgrade Firmware on Netgear AC2200 X4S WiFi Mesh Extender

The ‘Firmware Update’ page will display you have to click on ‘check online and if the new firmware is available, follow the on-screen instructions and update your Netgear extender’s firmware with the latest version of technology.

For any help, ask us for Netgear extender support by dialing a toll-free number 1-877-425-5462.

How to log in to X4S WiFi Mesh Extender?

After you update your X4s WiFi mesh extender with the latest version of technology, you can log in to your extender’s in order to view and change its settings.

To log into your Netgear WiFi mesh:
  • Launch an internet browser like Opera Mini, Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer or Google Chrome from a computer or laptop that is connected physically (via Ethernet cable) or wirelessly to your range extender’s WiFi network.
  • Type 192.168.1.250 (default IP address of your range extender) or mywifiext.net into the browser’s address bar field and tap ‘Enter’.
Mywifiext.net login will display.

1. Enter the default admin name or email address and password.
2. Click on Log In.
3. And when the status page displays, click on the ‘Menu’ icon.

Now, the extender menu will display, simply select the ‘Settings’ to view and adjust your WiFi extender’s settings.

Cannot Open mywifiext.net? Try some below-given troubleshooting tips

When you try to access mywifiext or www.mywifiext.net to set up your Netgear wireless extender, you may receive an error message like ‘you are not connected to your extender’s WiFi network’.

The reason behind ‘mywifiext.net not working’ issue is that it is a local website and not the regular website on the internet.

If you want to fix this issue, connect your range extender physically and properly with your device (computer/ laptop). And moreover, place your Netgear range extender closer to your existing WiFi router.

Mywifiext.net not working

In case your computer/ laptop is not connected to the internet properly, you might see one of the following brain-teaser error messages:

1. Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer: Page cannot be displayed.
2. Google Chrome: Unable to connect to the Internet. To fix this issue, make sure that your device (computer/ laptop) is connected to the internet.
3. Mozilla Firefox and Safari: Server not found or Can’t find the server.

If you see something else other than one of the above-mentioned screens or messages, then make sure that you entered the web URL correctly into your browser’s address bar field.

To get mywifiext.net setup success:
  • Bring your range extender closer to the router. Make sure that your WiFi router is up-to-date.
  • Place your device away from the reach of cordless phones, baby monitors, Bluetooth speakers, metal, electronic, and kitchen appliances.
  • Also, ensure that your devices are plugged in properly into an electrical outlet.
  • Ensure that the LED lights on your range extender are stable.
  • And if they are not, then unplug your Netgear device and plug it in after a few minutes.
  • Clear cache, cookies, and browsing history from your PC.
  • Try using another browser.

If you are still facing issues, then ask our technicians to fix mywifiext.net setup and login issues for you. We will be happy to do that.