Linksys wireless range extender is used to expand the range of the wireless network. If your Linksys Range Extender have stopped working or not working properly, then we need to reset it to make it work again. There are many reasons behind Linksys Range Extender stopped working. Reset is usually done to expel all our own inclinations by setting the extender to its default factory settings.
# Two ways to reset the Linksys Range Extender
By resetting the Linksys range extender, we mean, to make the Linksys range extender to return to its factory default. Once the Linksys range extender are going to be on factory default, it’ll a bit like a replacement extender and that we just need to set it up everywhere again like we first bought it. We could rest the Linksys range extender manually. But, if we aren’t ready to reset Linksys range extender manually, we could also use a web-based configuration utility to reset the Linksys range extender.
#Resetting it Manually
We could reset the Linksys range extender manually. We’ve to connect the Linksys extender and power it on. There would be a push button at the rear of Linksys extender. We’ve to press and hold that button for 7 to 10 seconds. To press the push button on the Linksys extender, we may have a fastener or a paper pin. it’ll take up to 2 minutes to reset completely. After Resetting the Linksys Extender, we could set it up everywhere again.
# Resetting using the web
We need to open any browser on our computer and that we have to put the default IP address of the Linksys range extender on the address bar of the online browser and search it. After searching, we’ve to place within the username and password and click on login. Then, we’ve to click on the administration tab and over there we might be ready to see the choice of factory defaults. Once we’ll click thereon option, the Linksys range extender will start resetting to factory default. After few minutes the Linksys range extender are going to be a bit like a replacement extender and that we could set it up again.