Are you able to connect your iphone to your Friend’s Wi-Fi but getting problem in connecting to your home network via Netgear Extender Ex2700? If yes, then there is no need to worry, just follow the simple suggestions mentioned here on this page.
There are lots of troubleshooting steps available online for this problem, but we have found out some permanent fixes to this problem which will solve the problem permanently.
Simple fix: The very first step is ‘Turn off your Apple iphone and the Netgear Ex2700’. Wait for 10 minutes and turn them on again.
- From your iphone, press the power button and keep it pressed for 5 seconds. Slide to turn it off.
- Now, turn off Netgear Range Ex2700 by unplugging it from the power supply and connect it back after 10 seconds.
Iphone connecting successfully to other networks except the home network
In such cases, it is difficult to find out the cause of the problem. You, being a normal user will go to the nearby store and get your iphone checked from there. The experts will simply reset your phone to default settings and handed over the same. No doubt, this will work for you but this is last resort to this problem.
Problem with the iphone and the Wireless range extender
When you enter the Wi-Fi login details for the first time, it will automatically get saved on your device and you don’t need to enter them again and again. It will be auto-filled the next time. In the same manner, the device will auto-pick the office network details when you reach office.
Restart your Wi-Fi from Ex2700
This is simple yet best fix to the problem. Turn off Netgear Ex2700 and turn it on again. The process is almost simple. Open ‘Iphone’ settings and search for the relevant Extender SSID from ‘network name list’. Turn on ‘Wi-Fi’ before searching for the SSID.
Delete all networks stored in iphone
If after implementing the above fixes, you find that the problem still persists, then you need to reset your Range extender Ex2700, modem and router from iphone. Resetting here means deleting the details of network from the iphone. For this, go to ‘Settings’ and click on ‘General’. Go to ‘Reset’ option. When you click on this option, you will be warned for the action. Click to confirm.
Reconnect to the home Wi-Fi by entering the password for the SSID. There is no need to enter the SSID manually. It will be Auto-displayed on screen of your iphone. Once you enter the password, you will be connected to the Netgear Ex2700 successfully.