“I want to access the Linksys extender login page for RE7000. But, whenever I try to do so, it says “you are not connected to the extender’s WiFi”. Are you also getting the same issue? Unable to make the most out of your RE7000 because you are facing issues while accessing your Linksys range extender?”If the answer to the mentioned question is a big yes, then know that this post has got you covered. Over here, we have penned down the topmost solutions to help you get access to your Linksys WiFi range extender again in minutes. For this, you have to stick to this 7-minute read!
Fixed: Can’t Access Linksys Extender
Fix 1: Supply Steady Power to RE7000
If your Linksys RE7000 extender is operating on steady power, it will work smoothly. Bear in mind, in case there are fluctuations in the power, it will surely affect the performance of your RE7000 device. Hence, for fixing the issue, make sure that:
- The extender’s wall socket is well working
- RE7000 is plugged in properly
- Optimum power is being supplied to it (the extender)
Once you are done applying this fix, see if you are now able to access your Linksys WiFi range extender or not. By any chance, if you are still getting issues while having access to your RE7000 device, try the next fix in line.
Fix 2: Have Access to Stable WiFi
Your Linksys WiFi range extender will work in a smooth way if it receives uninterrupted yet stable WiFi signals from your host router. Besides, if your RE7000 device and router are not properly connected, then getting issues with your Linksys extender will become common. So, to get major issues with your RE7000 device fixed and to make the most out of your Linksys range extender, apply the important points outlined below:
If your host router and Linksys RE7000 WiFi range extender are placed at a distance, you need to place them at a close proximity so that they can communicate with each other smoothly. But, you can’t place them too closer because their WiFi signals will clash. Thus, an accurate distance between your Linksys extender and router must be approx. 25-30 feet.
Moreover, connect your devices in a proper way either using an Ethernet or a wireless source. If you have any doubt whether you have established a proper connection between them or not, disconnect them, wait for a short while, and try connecting them again.
In case you are using an Ethernet cable for connecting your RE7000 extender and router, ensure that it doesn’t have any damage. And, if you have used a wireless source, make sure that you have accessed the correct SSID.
Now, verify if “unable to access Linksys RE7000 extender” issue is fixed or not by reaching Linksys extender setup RE7000 page via extender.linksys.com.
Fix 3: Eliminate WiFi Interference
Another reason that might be causing “unable to access Linksys RE7000 extender” is WiFi interference. So, for fixing the issue, you need to change the location of your Linksys device right away.
While changing the location of your RE7000 device, keep a few important points into consideration. In simple words, do not place the extender closer to them:
- Kitchen appliances like microwave, juicer, oven, mixer grinder, dish washer, and so on.
- Bluetooth speakers, baby monitors
- Devices that operate on single WiFi like gaming consoles, Alexa devices, play stations, smart HDTV.
- Gym machinery like treadmill, Seated lat pulldown, Rear leg extension, Hanging leg raise, etc.
Also, your Linksys range extender must be placed away from concrete walls, wooden floors, mirrors, fish tanks, windows, and doors.
Fix 4: Reset and Reconfigure RE7000
Maybe your Linksys extender is not configured in a correct manner due to which you are facing issues while accessing it. Improper RE7000 setup can hamper the speed and performance of your Linksys extender. For fixing it, you need to reset Linksys extender and then configure it again.
Now, you might be thinking how to do Linksys extender reset, right? Well, think no more! Here, we have provided you instructions to reset your Linksys range extender in a flash.
- First things first, disconnect your Linksys RE7000 extender and router.
- Once done, locate and press the RE7000’s reset hole.
- Hold it up for a couple of seconds.
- Release it and do Linksys extender setup again using Linksys extender setup RE7000 page instructions.
Bonus tip: After a successful Linksys extender configuration, don’t forget to update RE7000 firmware. The reason being, outdated firmware is the biggest cause behind getting “unable to access Linksys RE7000 WiFi range extender.
The Final Words
We hope that after applying the fixes listed above, you are able to access your Linksys RE7000 extender in a hassle-free manner. Just in case, you get troubled by the same issue again in the future, apply the same hacks provided here right away.