I Forgot My Netgear EX6110 Login Password. What to Do?

I Forgot My Netgear EX6110 Login Password. What to Do?

A lot of people are bad at remembering important details. If you’re reading this post, then chances are that you have forgotten the login password of your Netgear EX6110 extender. Before you decide to reset your WiFi device and perform Netgear EX6110 setup from scratch, recall if you’ve enabled the Password Recovery feature. If you’re nodding your head in yes, then you’ve got lucky. Here, we will provide you with the step-by-step guidelines to help you recover the admin password of your Netgear router. Here we go.

To Recover Your Netgear EX6110 Password

  • Power up your Netgear EX6110 range extender after plugging it into an electrical outlet.
  • Wait until and unless the LED light on your WiFi devices doesn’t turn green.
  • Now, connect your EX6110 extender to the router. 
  • Thereafter, switch on your computer.
  • Open a web browser like Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, etc.
  • Go to the address bar of the web browser.
  • Press the Enter key.
  • You will be taken to the Netgear EX6110 login page.
  • Here, click the Username & Password Help link.
  • You will be taken to the page where you will be asked a few questions.
  • Answer the questions carefully.
  • Click the Next button.
  • A page displaying the Netgear EX6110 extender username and password will be displayed.
  • Note down the important details. 
  • Click the Back button.
  • You will see the Netgear EX6110 extender login page.
  • Log in to your Netgear range extender using the login credentials.

In this way, you can recover the login password of your Netgear range extender. Just in case you are unable to do so, refer to the troubleshooting hacks discussed below:

Fixed: Can’t Recover Netgear EX6110 Password

  • First of all, ensure that your Netgear EX6110 WiFi extender is plugged into a working power source. If not, then we highly recommend you use another wall socket to power up your Netgear wireless extender.
  • You might also not be able to recover the Netgear EX6110 extender login password if the connection between your WiFi devices is poor. So, consider stabilizing the connection between your WiFi devices. If you are using a wireless connection, ensure that your devices are placed at a safe distance. Just in case you have used an Ethernet cable, ensure that it is damage-free.
  • Is your Netgear EX6110 extender placed in a non-ventilated area? Oh! It looks like the location is also packed with devices emitting radio-waves frequencies. Therefore, consider relocating your Netgear range extender. While doing so, ensure that your device is not being placed near microwaves, televisions, refrigerators, treadmills, cordless phones, mirrors, fish tanks, Bluetooth devices, etc. Also, do not place the EX6110 extender near corners, concrete walls, or objects containing a large amount of water
  • Did you use an updated web browser to access the Netgear extender setup wizard? No? Then, update the web browser right now. Not only that, but also clear the cache, cookies, and browsing history of the web browser.
  • Make sure that you’ve entered the correct IP address to reach the extender login page. Apart from that, do not enter the IP address into the search bar of the web browser. Enter it in the URL bar instead.
  • If you come across the IP not working issue amidst the password recovery process, use www.mywifiext.net to access the Netgear EX6110 login page.
  • Answer the security questions correctly. Else you might not be able to recover the Netgear extender login password.

In case all of the aforementioned hacks fail to work for you, then you need to reset your extender as the last resort. So, give a read to the instructions mentioned below in order to restore your Netgear EX6110 extender to the factory default mode.

How to Reset Netgear EX6110 Extender? 

  • Ensure that your Netgear EX6110 range extender is receiving a fluctuation-free electricity.
  • Once ensured, check all sides of your Netgear EX6110 extender and find the Reset button.
  • Now, grab an oil pin and press the Reset button using it.
  • In some time, your extender will get restored to the factory default mode.

Now, set up your Netgear EX6110 extender from scratch by accessing mywifiext.net. Once done, connect your wireless client devices to the extender’s Netgear_ext SSID in order to access a high-speed internet connection.

Sum Up

That’s all about what to do if you forget the Netgear EX6110 login password. Here’s to hope that you will be able to fix the problem you were facing with the help of the guidelines discussed in this post.

Pooja Saxena