Netgear EX6120 Setup

Boost your existing network range with Netgear EX6120 setup. This Netgear EX6120 delivers AC dual-band WiFi up to 1200 Mbps and works with any standard WiFi router. It is ideal for HD video streaming and gaming. EX6120 comes with a manual that makes the AC1200 setup process easy.

Netgear EX6120 Manual: When you buy a brand new Netgear EX6120 (AC1200) extender, you get a manual in the package. This Netgear EX6120 manual contains a series of configuration steps from starting to the end. You just have to walk through Netgear EX6120 extender installation and make your range extender working within a few minutes.

Netgear EX6120

However, understanding these configuration and setup instructions is very difficult for those users who are not a tech-savvy. The best way to set up your Netgear EX6120 WiFi range extender without any hassle is to chat with our professionals now.

Netgear EX6120 AC1200 Extender Setup

Using WPS Method

The EX6120 WiFi range extender has a WPS feature that easily connects to devices that are WPS compatible. Here, we will provide step-by-step instructions on how to install your Netgear EX6120 WiFi range extender using the WPS button.

To install your Netgear EX6120 extender using WPS:

Congrats! You can now connect your WiFi-enabled devices to your Netgear EX6120 AC1200 extender WiFi network and enjoy the uninterrupted internet speed all over your house.

Netgear EX6120 Extender Setup | AC1200

How to install Netgear EX6120 as an access point mode?

To install your extender as an access point:

  • Plug your Netgear EX6120 extender into a power outlet and wait a few seconds for the power LED on your extender to become solid green.
  • Grab an Ethernet cable and connect it to the Ethernet port of your Netgear WiFi range extender. After that, connect another end to the Ethernet port of your main router.
  • Turn on your computer or laptop and open a web browser in it.
  • Type into the browser's address bar.
  • Click on NEW EXTENDER SETUP button.
  • Complete the fields on the Extender Setup screen and click on NEXT.
  • Click on the ACCESS POINT button.

Fab! Your Netgear EX6120 WiFi extender is configured as an access point mode.

  • You can click on Next to proceed with the registration process
  • At last, click on Finish to complete the setup process.
EX6120 access point

Netgear AC1200 EX6120 Setup

To install your Netgear EX6120 WiFi extender using browser setup:

Your Netgear EX6120 setup is successfully completed using the web browser method.

Netgear EX6120 | AC1200 Setup

Common setup issues
  • not working.
  • Incorrect username and password.
  • Netgear EX6120 extender connected but no internet.
  • Cannot connect to and mywifiext.local.
  • Netgear Genie setup wizard doesn't open.
  • Issues while accessing the Netgear EX6120 default IP address (
  • Lost installation CD.
  • WiFi not connecting issues.
  • Netgear Genie continues to appear even after the AC1200 setup.
  • Forgot Netgear extender's login credentials.
  • LEDs on Netgear EX6120 are not stable.
  • doesn't open.
  • Can't access Netgear EX6120 login page.
  • Unable to update Netgear extender's firmware.
  • Can't access the login page after the firmware update process.
  • MAC address filtering errors.
  • Can't find the SSID of Netgear EX6120 extender.
  • Netgear EX6120 red light issues.
  • Unable to perform Netgear extender reset process.

Netgear EX6120 AC1200 Setup

Troubleshooting steps

Go through the easy troubleshooting steps given below to fix Netgear EX6120 setup issues:

In case, the above-mentioned troubleshooting steps didn't resolve your issue then don't panic. Just chat with our professionals now and fix Netgear EX6120 extender setup issues instantly.

Netgear EX6120 Extender Firmware Update

To update the firmware on your Netgear EX6120 WiFi range extender:

  • Plug your Netgear EX6120 WiFi range extender into an damage-free wall outlet.
  • Open a web browser on a computer or laptop.
  • Enter into the browser's address bar.
  • Netgear extender login page will appear.
  • Click on the menu icon.
  • The Netgear EX6120 extender menu displays.
  • Select Settings > Firmware Update.
  • Click on Check Online or Check.
firmware update

If the new firmware version is available for your Netgear WiFi range extender, simply follow the on-screen prompts to update the firmware.

Congratulations! Your Netgear extender firmware is successfully updated. In case of any difficulty, feel free to chat with our professionals now.

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