Netgear Genie is a wonderful app that allows you to manage your home or office wireless network with just one click. You can access this app on all major platforms such as Mac, window as well as Android and iOS. Netgear genie app has many features that are listed below:
- This app gives access to various tools such as Ping, Trace Route, DNS Lookup and Computer Profile.
- Netgear Genie allows user to access the network map to see how many devices are connected to your network.
- Setup parental controls from the home screen.
- View and change the current wireless setting of your router.
- By using this app you can create a guest network for your family and friends.
This is all about Netgear Genie app. So download it now and start managing your wifi network at your own way. If you are thinking about how to do Netgear genie setup, then no need to worry about it. Netgear Genie setup is easy to do. You just need to perform some simple steps. When you connect your wifi extender to available wifi network and open a web browser window, it automatically takes you to the Netgear Genie smart setup page. But, sometime when you open a web browser, it opens nothing but a new window. In this case you just manually enter the default mywifiext.net web address in the URL bar and press enter. When you connect with the Netgear Genie smart setup wizard, then follow the below steps:
- Connect to Netgear_ext wireless network.
- Now, netgear Genie will show a list of existing WiFi networks.
- Select the name of the network you would like to extend and tap on continue.
- Provide the password if your network has enabled wireless surety function.
- When the extender starts to connecting the router you will prompt to change the wifi setting of your extender.
- If you want to change the extender setting then you can change now otherwise click on continue button.
- Now a new screen will open that means your computer will automatically disconnected from the wireless network.
- Connect to your extender network again.
- Final step, close the Netgear genie Setup page by clicking on finish button.