Setting up Netgear EX6250 wifi extender

Netgear EX6250 setup

Netgear EX6250 setup  will increase the wifi range of your current internet connection. The mesh network created by the AC1750 provides high speed and coverage across your house or workplace. Any regular modem or router will function with the Netgear Ex6250. With Netgear AC1750, you may have dedicated wifi access for your game console, smart TV, printer, and other devices.

Netgear EX6250 setup | AC1750 using WPS Method

To setup Netgear EX6250 extender AC1750 using the WPS method, follow the steps below:

  • Connect the Netgear extender to the power supply, and wait for the LED to turn solid green.
  • Now Press the WPS button on Netgear EX6250 for 10-15 seconds.
  • After that press the WPS button on your router for the same time interval.
  •  If the light on the extender will stop blinking.
  •  It indicates that the Netgear EX6250 extender AC1750 setup is completed.
  • After the completion of setup you can place the extender in different locations to get better coverage.
  •  Now your Netgear EX6250 extender is ready for use.After Netgear EX6250 setup, you can place your extender at the desired location

How to manually set up Netgear EX6250 extender AC1750?

  • Plug the Netgear EX6250 extender into the power supply for setup, Wait till the power LED light turns solid green.
  • Connect your WIFI-enabled device to the network named “NETGEAR_Ext“.
  • Visit or Netgear Extender Default IP address,i.e.,  Follow the instructions on the Setup Page.
  • After a successful Netgear EX6250 setup extender, place your wireless repeater at the desired location.

Netgear EX6250 Fast Lane Setup

You are able to maximize the use of your WiFi connection with Fast Lane Technology. The fundamental idea is that it offers a strong WiFi connection using two bands: one that connects your WiFi device to the extender directly and another that uses a specific band to connect your WiFi router to your repeater.

  • Use an Ethernet cable, and connect your Netgear AC1750 EX6250 to the router.
  • Visit the web browser in the address bar, type IP 
  • On the Netgear EX6250 setup webpage, log in with your default username & password.
  • Once you sign in to the Netgear setup page.
  •  Click on the FastLane option from the menu bar and follow the steps.

How to update Netgear EX6250 Extender AC1750 firmware?

Firmware is the term used for the software required by your Netgear device to operate as intended.. Wifi extender won’t operate without firmware. The firmware may occasionally require updates to increase both its usefulness and effectiveness.


Follow the steps provided to upgrade the firmware on your Netgear EX6250 WIFI extender regardless of whether the most recent version is available.

  • To update the Netgear EX6250, make sure the device is powered on.
  • Visit with your admin username and password
  • On the webpage, you will find the firmware update in the setting menu.
  • Follow the steps provided to upgrade the firmware on your Netgear EX6250 extender AC1750.
  • Update your firmware and it’s ready for use.

Follow the instructions provided to upgrade the firmware of your Netgear EX6250 WIFI extender, whether the latest firmware version is available or not.

Common issues for my  Netgear EX6250 setup

There are several common issues that users may face when setting up a Netgear EX6250 extender. Here are a few:

  • Connection issues
  • Setup problems
  • Compatibility issues
  • Password or security issues
  • Slow speeds

Troubleshooting steps for  Netgear EX6250 setup

  • Verify the hardware connections
  • Reset the Netgear EX6250
  • Update firmware
  • Check your Wi-Fi network name and password
  • Move the Netgear EX6250 closer to the router
  • Check for interference
  • Restart devices

If you’ve tried all of these troubleshooting steps and still can’t set up the Netgear EX6250, contact Netgear support for further assistance.

How to reset Netgear EX6250 extender AC1750?

Reset is necessary when you cannot recover your Netgear EX6250 WiFi extender’s AC1750 admin password. Reset deletes all personalized settings including your user name, password, network name (SSID), and security settings A factory reset prepares your device for a new installation

  • Plug Netgear EX6250 wifi Extender AC1750 into the power supply.
  •  Wait for the LEDs on your extender to get stable. If the Power LED does not light, press the Power or On/Off buttons.
  • You will find the reset button on the extender side or bottom panel behind the hole.
  • Use a toothpick or similarly sized object to press and hold the Reset button until the Power LED blinks. This will take some time.
  • Your Netgear AC1750 EX6250 Reset process is now complete and is ready for the new Netgear EX6250 setup .


Keep in mind, however, that you will delete any wireless network settings and information that were on the extender, including the wifi name, passwords, and other intricate technical details.