There are many ways of setting up a Linksys Extender Setup without CD. In case you don’t have WPS Button on the Router then you can simply turn ON the virtual WPS Button available on your online router page.
Main functionality of extender is to amplify the incoming signal so that its strength can be increased to optimal level, to deal with problem of dead spots. WiFi extenders takes WiFi signal as input. Same is the Linksys n300 WiFi extender. Linksys n300 extender come along with installation CD. This CD makes installation process of your Linksys extender an easiest task. But if the situation arises when you are unable to get access to installation CD even then you can go for Linksys n300 extender setup. All you have to go for manual installation. Various steps involve while going for manual Linksys n300 extender setup are briefly listed below:
Steps to be followed for Linksys N300 Extender setup without the help of CD |Manually performing the Linksys wifi extender n300 Setup In case you had not received installation CD along with your new Linksys extender then need not to worry. In that case you have to install Linksys range extender manually. For this first of all you have to gather some necessary information like network name which is also called as SSID name, password of your existing network. For installing Linksys N300 extender without the help of CD, your connection with existing network or home network is mandatory.
Once connection is established with Linksys WiFi range extender, you are required to reset the extender. You can do this by pressing “Reset” button, which is present at the rear side of the Linksys n300 extender.
After resetting Linksys extender you have to connect your device like laptop or PC with Linksys N300 extender through wired connection .
Put your Linksys N300 extender on power.
Next step is opening of internet browser. Here you have to access Linksys extender setup page. You can login into this setup page by entering default login address http://extender.linksys.com. In case you want to access setup page by using default Ip then you have to enter 192.168.1.1 in address bar, which will automatically prompt you to Linksys extender setup wizard.
Once you get prompted to login window, you are required to enter login user name and login password, by which you will be able to access the Linksys wifi extender n300 setup page.
After successful login to Linksys wifi extender n300 configuration page, go for the “Wireless” option and then go for the “Basic Wireless Settings”.
Choose the “Manual” option for Linksys n300 extender setup page.
You can choose the security for your WiFi extender at this step. You will need to fill the password for your home network at this point. Go for the Linksys wifi extender n300 setup next option but before that save all the settings you have made.
Remove the Linksys wifi extender n300 from the power and place it any desirable place you want to place it.
These are the steps for Linksys n300 extender setup without cd. If you have CD you can simply insert that CD in the drive and follow all the instructions for making Linksys n300 extender setup.
How can I launch Linksys WiFi range extender setup without using installation CD?