NETGEAR GENIE is a familiar name for the Netgear range extender users. The application that runs smoothly on every platform — smartphones, computers, and tablets allows users to easily monitor, maintain and modify the settings of your home network. This is a free application and can easily download from the app store, play store or from the Netgear official website.
Once you are done with the Netgear Genie Setup, try to connect the Netgear Genie app to your home network, you can get real-time status of your home WiFi network, enable or disable guest access to your home network and much more.
Even, you can easily access to your WiFi range extender settings. This helps you to customize the router settings as per your preferences with a single visit on default IP address 192.168.1.250.
What else with Netgear Genie Setup?
Simply hit on the ‘Upgrade’ Option present in NETGEAR GENIE, you can upgrade the firmware of your Netgear WiFi range extender just with a single hit. Also, you can go for the New Extender Setup process to set up your new extender.
Change the home WiFi network login credentials, whenever needed. The Netgear Genie application allows you to change the default login credentials of your wireless network in seconds. Hence, you may change the Network name and the password of your wireless network anytime you need it.
Network Map: One of the best features of the Netgear Genie is the Network map monitoring. This map helps you get the real-time status of your network. And if there is an issue, it helps you pinpoint and diagnose instructions.
Get Access on Your Fingers: Compatible with the smartphones and the tablets, you can manage your home WiFi network directly from the palm of your hand.
Print Files with the Bridge functionality: Save your money as you don’t need to buy any Air Print compatible printer, you can directly print files from your hone, ad and the computer with Netgear bridge mode functionality.
Simple Dashboard Management: The main Netgear Genie dashboard gives you a clear guide of your Internet connection and network. You can click on any of the six sections on the dashboard to see more detailed information. The left side of the interface is a menu option.
New Upgrade Application: Through the upgrade, the NETGEAR genie is now also compatible with wireless printing — whether it is connected to the wireless home network or connected via USB, or connected to the ReadySHARE printable router via USB interface. While using the NETGEAR genie application in PC or MAC, it is possible to print from touch devices on the same network.
The Netgear Genie dashboard interface will be displayed when you launch the Genie app:
- Fixing Internet Issues: Monitor and fix network connectivity issues, including wired and wireless connections.
- WiFi connection: View or change the wireless settings of your router.
- Network mapping: View the network devices connected to your network.
- Parental control: Manage parental controls and isolate inappropriate content using the mywifiext.com setup.
- Ready Share: If you connect a USB storage device to the USB port of your router, then you can access its content.