Wifi extenders are brilliant devices that let users use the internet in an extended range. If the user wants to extend the current coverage of the WiFi, they have to install extenders. However, sometimes extenders show various issues including not connecting to the modem or not working properly. Here are few steps to follow if the WiFi extender not working.
Check the LEDs of WiFi Extender is Not Working
Lights of the WiFi extender are vital and when there is an issue, it is important to check lights first. The best combination of the extender light is:
Power LED: Green
Router link LED: Green or Orange
Client link LED: Green or Orange
If the WiFi extender has different LED combinations, here are the steps to follow.
If the power light is not off, it can be fixed by simply pressing the On/Off button.
If the router link light is red or orange, move the extender close to the modem.
If the client link light is orange or red, move the extender closer to the device. Otherwise, the connection of the device should be established on a regular home WiFi network.
After putting the device to the modem hasn’t fixed the issue, then you can go for resetting the WiFiextender.