Comfast Range Extender Setup – All You Need to Know

Comfast Range Extender Setup – All You Need to Know
4 min read
16 September 2022

If you have invested in a Comfast extender recently then there is a need to configure it first to start enjoying the expanded range of internet in every part of your home. Many users are not aware of the steps to do Comfast setup. If you are also standing in the queue of the same audience, then we suggest you check the steps given in this write-up and make your device operational in a matter of minutes.

How to do Comfast Range Extender Setup

There are various methods a user can opt for setting up a Comfast range extender. Yes, you can either manually get Comfast setup success or make use of the WPS button. Let’s check both methods and make you aware of the setup process of a Comfast WiFi range extender.

Set up Comfast Extender Manually

For getting started with the method, you need to have access to the following:

  • An Ethernet cable

  • A WiFi router that is already configured

  • Access to high-speed internet

  • Default username and password

  • Default IP address of Comfast

  • And, your Comfast extender

The minute you have these things handy, you can start the Comfast range extender setup process. Here’s how:

  • Get your Comfast extender out of its box carefully. You need to ensure that no part of your device gets damaged.

  • Connect the external antennas, if your model supports the same.

  • Time to connect the Comfast extender with the home router using an Ethernet cable. So, what are you waiting for?

  • Establish a firm connection between your devices and then power up your extender.

  • Users who are not having access to a coaxial cable are advised to connect their WiFi devices wirelessly.

  • The Led of your Comfast will lit in some time.

  • Now, open an Internet browser on your computer and access the default IP address of Comfast.

Note: You must make use of only an updated internet browser to enter the default IP address of your extender.

  • Make sure you do not commit any typing errors in the IP address. Else, you will find yourself stuck with an error message regardless of landing on the Comfast login page.

  • Type the default login details of your Comfast and proceed further with the setup process by hitting login.

Note: Don’t you know the default details of your Comfast extender? Well, check the user manual for help.

  • The dashboard of your device will come into view.

  • Now, access the settings and look for the network you want to expand with the help of the Comfast extender.

  • Select the network and follow the on-screen prompts.

  • Following some steps in line, you will be able to complete the Comfast WiFi extender setup process.

A Quick Tip: Make sure your Comfast extender is not placed closer to things like fish tanks, aluminum studs, glasses or mirrors, cellular phones, baby monitors, etc.

As said earlier, a Comfast user can also make the device function with the help of the WPS button. However, for executing the process, there must be access to a WPS-supported WiFi router.

Here’s How to Set up Comfast Extender via WPS

Place the Comfast extender in the same room where your router is already configured and is spreading its signals.

  • Plug the power adapter of your Comfast into a working outlet after connecting the external antennas (if any).

  • As soon as you find the LED light on your extender has turned on press the WPS button on it.

  • Next, you need to find and press the WPS button located on your home WiFi router. So, do the same.

This is to say that your devices will get synced in some time. Now, you can change the location of your extender and move it to a place where you need an expanded network range the most in your home.

Plug the extender back into an outlet and start using the internet the way you want.

Let’s Wrap Up

Here finished our guide on doing Comfast WiFi range extender setup using manual and WPS methods. Drop us a line into the comments sections sharing which method helped you with the installation of your device.

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