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Is your Netgear EX3700 extender continuously showing a red LED? If so, you are not alone! It is one of the most common yet major issues experienced by Netgear extender users. However, you can easily fix Netgear EX3700 extender red light issue with a few troubleshooting tips given in the post. Continue reading!
Let’s get to know first what caused the red light on your Netgear extender:
Let’s have a glance at a few possible fixes to troubleshoot red LED on your Netgear WiFi range extender:
Apart from that, choose a higher and best location for your Netgear extender and the router.
On the off chance that all the cable connections you have made are proper but you are still seeing red light, turn off your Netgear extender and disconnect all the wires/ cables connected to it. After that, wait for a short while, turn on your Netgear extender and connect all the cables again properly.
The connection you are trying to establish must be finger-tight.
Also, keep this point in mind that the adapter (if connected) is properly connected to your Netgear extender.
Also run these tests:
In the event that you are still seeing red LED on your Netgear WiFi range extender, power cycle it once.
If the issue still persists, then reset your Netgear extender back to factory default settings. A small reset process will fix major issues related to Netgear extender. But, it will also wipe out all the customize settings and changes you have made. So, it is better to take the back up of your extender’s settings.
That’s it! Your Netgear extender has been reset successfully. You can set it up again using the default credentials and configuration steps and change, view or manage its settings via Netgear Genie setup page.
Following the steps above, you can easily rectify Netgear EX3700 extender red light issue.
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