How Can I Access Netgear Genie Setup Page?


You can access the Netgear Genie setup page either using IP or web address.

“And what is it meant for”?

By reaching Netgear Genie setup page, you can configure your range extender, modify its settings, update its firmware, and so on by simply following the on-screen instructions.

“You said that I can easily access the Netgear Genie setup page by using IP or web address, right?”

Yes, that’s what I have said!

“But, what if IP or web address both do not work for me?”

Don’t worry! We have the fixes!

“Can you please provide me so that whenever I get IP or web address not working issue, I can easily fix them?”

Yes, sure!

“Alright then! Lay the fixes on me!”

Fixes to IP or web address not working issue:

Fix 1: If the extender’s default web or the IP address does not work for you, then it seems like your Netgear device and router aren’t connected properly. So, to make them working, you have to ensure that the connection between your Netgear range extender and router is successfully established.

“How can I connect them?”

Using an Ethernet cable! You devices can also be connected wirelessly.

Connecting your Netgear extender and router is not only enough!

“What? I can’t get you!”

Fix 2: You have to provide the devices a steady power supply.

“Of course! I have plugged them into a working and new outlet!”

Are the LEDs on them stable?

“No, they are still blinking!”

Fix 3: Wait for a short while! Let the LEDs on your router and Netgear range extender becomes stable.

“They are blinking for a longer time”!

So what! Do not try to reach the Netgear Genie setup page using IP or web address on blinking LEDs.

“What can I do to make them stable?”

Restart your devices (only when if you find that they are blinking since 15 minutes).

“No! Only 2-3 minutes have passed!”

So, wait!

“What to do next”?

Are the LEDs stable now?

“Yes, they are becoming one by one!”

Now, turn on a WiFi device like computer or laptop.

Fix 4: The device that you are about to use to reach the Netgear Genie setup page must consist of an up-to-date version of software.

“Let me check the availability! Update is required! Let me update it!”

Take your time!

“What after updating the software of my device”?

Fix 5: What updating the software of the device you are using, you have to open a web browser.

After opening the web browser, please keep the below-mentioned points into consideration:

The internet browser version must not be outdated

The browsing history stored on the browser must be cleared

“That’s it?”

Fix 6: To boost up your browsing speed, you can also close and unpinned all the tabs for the time of accessing Netgear Genie setup page using IP or web address.

“And after that, can I pin all my important tabs again?”

Yes, you can!

Fix 7: Last, but one of the most important fixes! Please copy IP or web address and paste in the browser’s URL bar.

“Why copy-paste? I can type!”

It’s not about typing!

“Then, what is the matter?”

To prevent typing errors!

“I will take care of it! I will thoroughly check IP or web address after entering it.”

Ok, it’s your call, but do not use the browser’s search bar for the same.


If you have accessed the Netgear Genie setup page, please let us know! And also tell us what you have used to reach the Netgear Genie setup page? IP or web address?


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