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WN2500RN Can't set up


WN2500RN Can't set up

Hello all,


I desperately need help setting up my WN2500RPv2 extender. a friend sent me this as I'm working from home but I can't find anything on how to set this model up, she had purchased it in 2015 so tech support has expired. I've tried plugging the ethernet into a laptop and it doesn't show up as any network, in fact when I plug it into my laptop by ethernet my laptop says I'm not connected to any internet or network anymore. Plugged the ethernet into my router, nothing. I went to my wifi ext.net and it says I have to log into my extender's network to use it but I'm not sure how to do that. I have no instruction manual and no tech support, please please help.

Model: WN2500RPv2|N600 WiFi Range Extender
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Re: WN2500RN Can't set up

here's where you can get the manual, install guides, and firmware. 

I'd factory reset the extender (push and hold the reset button for 7-15 seconds while its powered on)

then proceed with setup. 

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