WiFi Repeater
Introduction:
Getting Started
How to configure the Wi-Fi Repeater
The WiFi Repeater is a combined wired/wireless network connection device
designed specifically for small business, office, and home office networking
requirements. It allows a wireless network to be expanded using multiple access
points without the need for a wired backbone to link them. It also works well with
other 11b/g and 11n protocol wireless products.
Setting up a Wireless Infrastructure Network
You can configure the Wi-Fi Repeater by connecting it with your
computer/laptop with enclosed RJ45 cable or wirelessly. We recommend you to
do it with wire.
For a typical wireless setup at home (as shown below), please do the
following:
A. Configure the Wi-Fi Repeater with RJ45 Cable
Wireless Repeater Mode
You will need WiFi
AP/Router Internet access
A1. Plug the Wi-Fi Repeater to a
wall socket. Connect your computer
/ laptop with the Wi-Fi Repeater with
enclosed RJ45 Cable.
Wireless AP Mode
A2. Click the “Start” button (it
should be located at the lower-left
corner of your screen), then click
“Control Panel”. Click “View Network
Status and Tasks”, and then click
“Manage Network Connections”.
Right-click “Local Area Network”,
then select “Properties”. When the
“Local Area Connection Properties”
window appears, select “Internet
Protocol Version 4 (TCP/IPv4)” and
then click “Properties”.
NOTE: If you need to reset the Wi-Fi Repeater, you need press and hold the
reset button inside the tiny hole for 10 seconds.
You will need broadband
Router Internet access
Package Contents
Connect the WiFi-Repeater
to your Router/Switch with
RJ-45 Cable
Before you starting to use this router, please check if there's anything missing in
the package, and contact your dealer of purchase to claim for missing items:
A3. Setting IP address manually:
Type IP address is 192.168.10.x (x
is from 2 to 254), and Subnet mask
is 255.255.255.0. Type the Router’s
LAN IP address (the default IP is
192.168.10.1) into the Default
gateway field.
·1 x Wireless-N Repeater
·1 x RJ-45 Networking Cable
·1 x Quick installation Guide
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A4. Open web browser and type
http://192.168.10.1 in the browser's
address box. This number is the
default IP address for this device.
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A7. Click on ‘Repeater – OneKey Setting’ button
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A9. Click on ‘Refresh List’ button.
Select the Wireless SSID and click ‘Next’ to continue.
A5. The login screen below will
appear. Enter the “User Name” and
“Password” and click “OK” to login.
The default User name is “admin”
and the Password is “admin”.
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A11. Click ‘OK’ to confirm. The
Repeater will restart.
A12. Wait a few seconds and you will see the status site like below. It means
your Wi-Fi Repeater is ready for use.
The Wi-Fi Repeater1 WLAN key is same with your router.
A8. Wait a few seconds and you will see the site below and please click on
‘Wireless Network Selection’ button.
A10.When you see the site below, please do not change any setting but only
insert the password of your network.
A6. After logging in and click “Setup Wizard”, you will see the web page below:
Select “Wireless Repeater Mode (Station)” and click on ‘Next’ to continue.
If you do not see the site like above, you need to re-configure it again.
NOTE: If you need to reset the Wi-Fi Repeater, you need press the reset button
inside the tiny hole for 10 seconds.
Click on ‘Apply and Reboot’ button.
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B. Configure the Wi-Fi Repeater wirelessly.
4.Click on ‘AP – OneKey Setting’ button
1.Plug the Wi-Fi Repeater to a wall
socket.
Configuring via Web Browser
How to connect your computer/laptop with the
Wi-Fi Repeater
Wireless Base Configuration
Adding a Wireless computers to the WiFi-Repeater
2.Click on the network icon (
or
)
on the right bottom of your desktop. You
will find the signal from the Wi-Fi
Repeater. Click on ‘Connect’ and wait
for a few seconds.
Please click “Wireless -> Basic Settings” located at the web management
interface, the following message will be displayed on your web browser:
1.Log on to the computer.
2.Open Connect to a Network by right-clicking the network icon (
in the notification area.
or )
You could configure the minimum number of Wireless settings for
communication, such as Network Name (SSID) and Channel. The Access
Point can be set simply with only the minimum setting items.
3.Choose the wireless network from the list that appears, and then click
Connect.
3.Follow process A3 to A12 to configure
your Wi-Fi Repeater wirelessly.
C. Configure the Wireless AP Mode.
4.Type the network security key or passphrase if you are asked to do so,
and then click OK. You'll see a confirmation message when you are
connected to the network.
5.Wait a few seconds and you will see the status site like below. It means
your Wi-Fi Repeater is ready for use.
1.Plug the Wi-Fi Repeater to a wall socket.
2.Follow process A2 to A5.
3.Select “Standard Wireless AP Mode” and click on ‘Next’ to continue.
5.To confirm that you added the computer, do the following:
Open Network by clicking the Start button
, and then clicking Control
Panel. In the search box, type network, and then, under Network and
Sharing Center, click View network computers and devices. You should
see icons for the computer you added and for the other computers and
devices that are part of the network.
Note : If you don't see icons in the Network folder, then network discovery
and file sharing might be turned off.
Adding a wired (Ethernet) computer to the WiFi-Repeater
1.Plug the computer into WiFi-Repeater and then turn it on.
2.To confirm that you added the computer, do the following:
Open Network by clicking the Start button
, and then clicking Control
Panel. In the search box, type network, and then, under Network and
Sharing Center, click View network computers and devices. You should
see icons for the computer you added and for the other computers and
devices that are part of the network.
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Wireless Security Configuration
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Factory Default and Settings Backup , Restore
Please click “Wireless-> Security” located at the web management interface, the
following message will be displayed on your web browser:
You can backup all Setting of this router to a file, so you can make several
copied of router configuration for security reason.
Setup the wireless security and encryption to prevent from unauthorized access
and monitoring. Supports 64/128-bit WEP, WPA, WPA2 encryption methods.
To backup or restore router setting, please follow the following instructions:
Please click ‘Save/Reload setting’ located at the web management interface,
then the following message will be displayed on your web browser:
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Firmware Upgrade
Disable Wireless
Wireless On/Off
Mode
Supports AP / Repeater modes.
SSID of AP or
SSID of Connect to
Main Service Set Identifier. It’s the
"name" of your wireless network.
SSID of Extended
Universal Repeater Mode (Acting
as AP and client simultaneouly)
Band
Supports 11B/11G/11N mixed modes.
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Change Management password
The system software used by this router is called as ‘firmware’, just like any
applications on your computer, when you replace the old application with a new
one, your computer will be equipped with new function. You can also use this
firmware upgrade function to add new functions to your router, even fix the
bugs of this router.
Please click ‘Management-> Upgrade Firmware’ located at the web
management interface, then the following message will be displayed on your
web browser:
Click ‘Browse…’ button first, you’ll be prompted to provide the filename of
firmware upgrade file. Please download the latest firmware file from our
website, and use it to upgrade your router.
Save Settings
Press ‘Save…’ button, and you’ll be prompted to download
the configuration as a file, you can please save it as another
filename for different versions, and keep it in a safe place.
Load Settings
Press ‘Browse…’ to pick a previously-saved configuration file
from your computer, and then click ‘Upload…’ to transfer the
configuration file to router. After the configuration is uploaded,
the router’s configuration will be replaced by the file you just
uploaded.
Reset Settings
Click this ‘Reset‘ button to remove all settings you made, and
restore the configuration of this router back to factory default
settings
Select SSID:
Root - Client - XXXX:
Repeater AP – WiFi-Repeater1:
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The password of the WiFi Repeater will be the
same as your XXXX router.
Select this option to set up the password for
your WiFi repeater
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After a firmware upgrade file is selected, click ‘Upload‘ button, and the router
will start firmware upgrade procedure automatically. The procedure may take
several minutes, please be patient.
NOTE: Never interrupt the upgrade procedure by closing the web browser or
physically disconnect your computer from router. If the firmware you uploaded
is corrupt, the firmware upgrade will fail, and you may have to return this
router to the dealer of purchase to ask for help. (Warranty voids if you
interrupted the upgrade procedure).
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