Netgear EX8000 Setup | AC3000 X6S

The Netgear EX8000 AC3000 X6S Setup is an extremely simple to use Tri Band wifi range extender. With its dedicated 5 GHz band, the Nighthawk AC3000 can provide your devices with up to 1.7 Gbps of speed.

Netgear EX8000 Setup

Netgear Nighthawk EX8000 Manual Setup

  • After connecting the Netgear EX8000 Extender, watch for the LED to stabilise.
  • Connect to the WiFi network of the extender.
  • Put “ setup” into the address bar of an open web browser.
  • To finish the configuration, choose your current WiFi network and provide its password by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Once set up, take advantage of increased WiFi coverage all across your house or place of business.

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Netgear Nighthawk EX8000 AC3000 X6S WPS Setup

  • After plugging in the Netgear Nighthawk EX8000 Extender, watch for the solid green power LED.
  • The WPS button on the extender should be pressed.
  • Press your router’s WPS button within two minutes.
  • Look for the WPS LED on the extender to turn solid white.
  • For best coverage, move the extender to the centre.
  • To increase WiFi coverage, connect devices to the extended network.


Netgear EX8000 Setup-Nighthawk App

  • On your device, download and install the Nighthawk app.
  • Connect the device to the Netgear EX8000 extender’s WiFi network.
  • Open the Nighthawk app, then sign in or register.
  • The setup instructions for your extender can be found in the app.
  • Choose the WiFi network you currently use and type in the password.
  • Finish your setup to easily take advantage of increased WiFi coverage.


Netgear AC3000 X6s Firmware Update

Netgear AC3000 X6s Firmware Update

  • Connect to “mywifiext net setup” and “” using an open web browser.
  • Enter your password and admin username to log in.
  • Go to “Maintenance” or “Settings” and choose “Firmware Update.”
  • Look for any updates that are available.
  • Click “Update” if there is a new version available.
  • Wait for the router to reboot after the update is finished.
  • After everything is done, make sure the upgrade was successful by checking the firmware version.


How do I set up the Netgear EX8000 with login?

  • Plug in Netgear EX8000 Extender and wait for the LED to stabilise.
  • Connect to extender’s WiFi network.
  • Open a web browser and enter “ login” in the address bar.
  • Follow on-screen instructions to complete setup, selecting existing WiFi network and entering its password.
  • Once configured, enjoy extended WiFi coverage throughout your home or office.


Login Steps Netgear EX8000 Extender

  • Join the WiFi network of the Netgear EX8000 Extender.
  • Put “ setup” into the address bar of an open web browser.
  • Input your username and password to get login.
  • Get to the configuration options and settings of the extender.
  • Change the settings as necessary to get the best results.


Netgear EX8000 Reset Process

  • Find the Netgear EX8000 Extender’s reset button.
  • Hold down the reset button for approximately ten seconds.
  • As soon as the LED indicators begin to flash, release the reset button.
  • Wait for the reboot and factory reset of the extender.