How Can I Set Up Wavlink Extender?


Wavlink extenders, in a short period, have become the favorites of many users around the world. People, when compared to other brands, are getting more attention from users needing lag-free internet in their homes. That is why a huge rise is found in the query of how to do the Wavlink WiFi extender setup.

If you have also invested in the Wavlink extenders and are looking to know the process of configuring the same, then this guide is what you can check. Scroll down!

Methods to Set up Wavlink Extender

Two different methods are there to set up a Wavlink extender. Here they are:

  • Manual Method
  • WPS Method

You can opt for any method you want; however, there are certain requirements a student must have. Here they are:

For Manual Method – You must have access to an Ethernet cable, an already configured router, high-speed internet, default web address, and login details.

For WPS Method – Your router must be supporting the WPS feature along with access to high-speed internet.

Let’s now start with the process of configuring a Wavlink extender.

Manually Set up a Wavlink Extender

  • You can start by connecting your Wavlink extender with the Access point or WiFi router, whatever is available to you.
  • The connection can be made between the devices using an Ethernet cable.
  • Once done, plug the power adapter of your extender into the wall outlet and turn on the Power button.
  • You will find that the LED lights of your extender have turned on
  • Now, with the help of your PC, open a web browser.
  • You need to ensure that the browser you are using is up-to-date and is free of cache and cookies.
  • Input the default web address of your extender into the address field and proceed further by pressing the Enter key on your system.
  • Reaching here, you need to type the default username and password of your extender into the fields given and then click Ok.
  • The completion of this particular step will take you to the setup wizard of your Wavlink.
  • Now, follow the instructions appearing on the dashboard and complete the Wavlink setup process with the help of the manual method.

If you are not getting success with the process above, worry not! One more method is there in line. You can also make your Wavlink extender functional with the press of a button that is WPS. Here’s how.

Steps to Set up Wavlink Extender Using WPS Method

  • Place your extender in an open area and within the range of your router. 
  • Better if you can locate the device in the same room where the router is for initial setup.
  •  However, later the position of the device can be changed.
  • Once done, check if your extender supports any additional antennas.
  • If yes, then properly connect the antennas. Make sure you keep them aligned.
  • Now, power up your Wavlink and press the WPS button on the same.
  • However, make sure your router is already turned on.
  • Next, there is a need to press the WPS button on the router.
  • In some time, you will find that both your devices get paired with each other.
  • Now, relocate your extender as per your internet needs and start surfing the web in any corner of your home without any lags.

Here end the instructions on doing Wavlink setup via the WPS button.

At times, users face issues while getting success with the overall process. If you are also into the same mess, there are certain points you need to check. Here they are:

Checkpoints While Doing Wavlink Setup

  • Make sure your extender is not getting overheated and is placed in an open area
  • Ensure that the cable used for forming a connection between devices is not worn out.
  • Keep your extender away from radio-waves emitting devices like cellular phones, Bluetooth speakers, etc.
  • The wall outlet chosen for plugging the extender must be offering a seamless and fluctuation-free power supply.

Final Thoughts

Let’s put an end to our write-up defining the whole nine yards of doing the Wavlink extender setup. Drop us a line in the comments section and let us know which method worked in your case.