How to Establish Netgear Powerline Connection with Router?

Netgear Powerline

The Netgear Powerline model like 1000 which contains the device named PL1000V2. It can easily connect with the router using an Ethernet cable.

There is one more device model user get with the Powerline 1000 box that is PLW1000V2 network extender. Both the devices will connect to each other with the help of the WPS button.

Here, we will discuss the process to complete the Netgear Powerline 1000 setup. The process includes key steps; one first is connecting the Powerline device to the router and linking extender to Powerline. Second is reaching the interface via your computer to adjust the settings and networks.

Netgear Powerline Device Installation

You have to follow some of the subsections, in first, you will learn how to connect the Powerline to router and in second you will see how to connect extender to the Powerline.

Connect Powerline to WiFi

  1. Plug the Powerline device into a electric wall outlet near to the home router.
  2. Then, use the Ethernet cable and connect it to router LAN port and Powerline Ethernet port.
  3. After the connection, you have to turn it and start to connect the extender to Powerline device.
    Connect Extender to Powerline
  4. To link the range extender with the Powerline device, you have to turn on the extender.
  5. After turning the extender on you have to press the WPS button on the Powerline adaptor and then of extender.
  6. Both the devices connected to each other, then you can start the login process to manage settings of the Netgear Powerline 1000.

Log in to Netgear Powerline Interface to Adjust Settings

To log in to the web interface of the Powerline, you have to use your computer. Just connect it to the Powerline extender using the LAN cable. Then, follow some simple steps written below here.

  1. Find and open an internet browser to reach the interface of the Netgear.
  2. Enter the login address mywifiext.net or you can use the IP address 192.168.1.250.
  3. Login page of the interface of will show up on the computer screen, where you have to enter credentials.
  4. The Powerline user manual helps you to find the login credentials of admin interface.
  5. Just reach the interface by typing the username and password, then adjust the settings and networks of the Netgear Powerline 1000.

Here the Netgear Powerline device setup is completed. Now, you must learn some tips that help you to make the setup process smooth and error free.

Tips:

  • Don’t use damaged Ethernet cable to connect the router to Netgear Powerline.
  • Never take risk by plugging the Powerline adaptor to a damaged wall socket.
  • You have to use the updated web browser to log in to the mywifiext interface in your computer.
  • Use correct login credentials like username and password to access the interface of the Netgear device.

Last Section

Here we have come at the end of the article, in which you have learned how to connect the router to the Powerline adaptor via Ethernet cable. Then you have gone through the steps to link the Powerline device to Netgear range extender via WPS. Here the Netgear Powerline setup is completed. Now, you must learn some tips that help you to make the setup process smooth and error free.

Here the Netgear Powerline configuration steps are completed. Now, you must learn some tips that help you to make the setup process smooth and error free.

Then, in between the article, you have seen some instructions to access the interface of the Netgear using URL mywifiext.net. At the end you have also noticed some tips to make the setup process smooth and correct.

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