Can’t set up TP-Link extender using tplinkrepeater is one of the biggest problem faced by 99% of users across the globe. But, you don’t have to worry! In this article, we are going to share our personal experience with you that what we did for fixing “Can’t set up TP-Link extender using tplinkrepeater” issue. Let’s start!
If you can’t set up TP-Link WiFi extender using the web address, tplinkrepeater, then it can be due to:
- Typos in tplinkrepeater
- TP-Link WiFi extender not connected to router
- The device you are using to access tplinkrepeater is connected to an unknown network
- Tplinkrepeater is entered mistakenly in the search bar
Wait! The list of reasons doesn’t end here. You will surely face issues while setting up your TP-Link WiFi extender using tplinkrepeater, if:
- The browser you are using is outdated
- There are a number of tabs opened and pinned
- The browsing history is not cleared
- Software version of computer or laptop is outdated
Well, there can be all or one reason behind the issue. But, if you have fixes in hand to troubleshoot the issue, you don’t have to worry about anything.
Here are the fixes!
Fix 1: To prevent typos in the web address, copy tplinkrepeater and paste in the browser’s URL bar. After pasting the web address, cross-check it again. Doing so will make you sure that you have entered the correct web address and this isn’t the reason behind the issue.
Fix 2: tplinkrepeater web address will not work if your existing router and the extender are not properly connected, or connected using a wireless source. The web address will only give you 100% results if you have connected your extender and router using an Ethernet cable.
Fix 3: To access the web address without getting any error messages, make sure that you are connected to your own WiFi. If you are using your friend’s hotspot to access tplinkrepeater, then let us tell you that it will not work for you.
Fix 4: The search bar! It is one of the biggest causes that stops the web address working for you. So, to prevent this, you don’t have to do anything. Just use the URL bar and you are done.
Wait! Before proceeding further with more fixes, can we suggest you something? It is not just a suggestion! Those who have considered this as a panacea are thanking us till now.
No doubt setting up the TP-Link WiFi extender will going to provide you internet to access in every corner of your house (but only in premises). But downloading and installing the tether app will let you manage your range extender and its settings from anywhere remotely. So, why wait? Install the tether app and make the most out of your TP-Link WiFi extender outside your home as well.
Fix 5: Now, coming back to the fixes to troubleshoot the issue, let us tell you that tplinkrepeater will only work if the browser version you are using is not outdated. Not only this web address but also any web address will give you issues while working on an outdated web browser.
Fix 6: tplinkrepeater will also not work with unwanted pinned or opened tabs. Taking about me, I too like to work in peace. The web address also expects the same from us. It will not work with loaded browsing history and the useless tabs that are unnecessary opened.
So, in accordance to the fix 6, let the web address work for you.
Fix 7: I have a smartphone! At a time, it starts becoming slow and apps like Amazon and Netflix stops working in it. You know why does it happen? Because of an outdated software version on my device! The device you are using to access the web address is not a different. You must update the device software version in order to access the web address and setup TP-Link WiFi extender in a hassle-free way.
As soon as the web address starts working for you, navigate to the tplinkrepeater.net login page, provide the extender’s default password, and follow the on-screen instructions.
Hopefully, you are now able to set up your TP-Link WiFi extender using tplinkrepeater?