ap.setup

Ap.Setup

If you are trying to set up your new range extender via the default web address ap.setup , make sure it is connected to your device. You can connect your wireless range extender, such as Comfast or Wavlink to the computer using an ethernet cable or WiFi.

If the default web address https://ap.setup does not work for some reason, you can also use the default IP 192.168.10.1 Using the default internet IP of your range extender is an alternate way to login to your device. 

Setting up a new wireless range extender helps you extend your existing router’s network coverage. When you set up your range extender, it picks up the wireless signals from your router and repeats them in order to eliminate the dead zones from your home or office.

The setup process

Many of the routers on the market enable you to configure the extender as a wireless access point (AP) or wireless extender in order to increase your wireless coverage. After that, it will act as a wireless device only to product wireless network. When your extender is configured as an access point, it will lose its router functions like port forwarding nad DHCP server.

This page will walk you through the steps to configure your wireless extender using the default web address ap.setup or the IP 192.168.10.1. Make sure you follow the instructions in a proper order to avoid any possible issues or problems.

Ap.setup | 192.168.10.1

A wireless extender is capable of extending your wifi coverage up to 30-40 feet. The basic function of a wireless extender is to extend the wireless network coverage at your premises. If the device is set up properly, it can easily eliminate the dead zones from your house or office.

The another advantage of having a wireless extender is its portability. You can easily carry it to any place where you experience dead zones. In simple words, you just have to plug your device into the power outlet and it is all set to extend your existing wifi network.

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While configuring your wireless extender, make sure you have a laptop or a computer. You can use your PC or laptop to connect to the extender and configure your extender’s settings. You can also configure your wireless extender using a smartphone or tablet. Now, let’s go to the wireless range extender configuration steps.

Step 1 : configure your wireless extender

To start configuring your wireless range extender, you need to follow the steps given below:

  1. First of all, unbox your range extender from the package.
  2. Set the antennas of your range extender in an upright position.
  3. If the antennas are not attached, make sure you attach them to the range extender.
  4. After that, plug your wireless extender into the power outlet.
  5. Thereafter, turn On your wireless range extender and let it come to the working state.

This step was all about the physical configuration of your wireless extender. Now, we need to connect your ap to network. Follow the instructions given in the next step.

Step 2: Connect your ap to PC

  1. Connect your device to the computer or a laptop.
  2. After that, use a LAN cable to connect your computer to the wifi extender.
  3. You can also connect your extender to the computer using wifi.
  4. Once you connect the device to your PC, make sure you check the connection status.
  5. The connection status should be ACTIVE or CONNECTED.

Now that you have connect your ap to network, you can proceed with the configuration steps.

Step 3: Configure your ap

  1. In this step, we will go through the web configuration part of the ap.setup process.
  2. Firstly, launch an internet browser on your PC.
  3. Enter the default web address or the default internet IP address.
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Default web address

https://ap.setup

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Default IP address

192.168.10.1

  1. Enter the web address or IP address in the address bar and press Enter.
  2. The browser will now take you to the ap.setup login window.
  3. Enter the username and password of your wireless range extender.
  4. You can find the default login credentials of your device on the back side of your extender.
  5. Click Login and you will be logged into the ap.setup homepage.
  6. Go to the ap.setup wizard and your device will search for active wifi networks.
  7. Locate your network name and right-click to connect to it.
  8. Enter the wifi password and press Enter.
  9. After that, follow the on-screen instructions to finalize the ap.setup steps and finish configuring your device.
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Finally, you will successfully configure your ap with the wifi network. The device will be set up as a wireless range extender.

Advance setting of ap.setup.com

To configure the advance settings of ap.setup.com on your wireless range extender, you need to login to the device. Here are the steps that you need to follow.

Advance setting of ap.setup.com
  1. To configure the advance settings of ap.setup on your range extender, connect your device to the PC.
  2. Open a web browser and type https://ap.setup or 192.168.10.1.
  3. Once you login to the device, go to the Advanced page.
  4. Now, you can easily configure the advanced settings of your range extender.
  5. Make sure you click the Apply button in order to save the new settings on your device.

Port forwarding

Port forwarding is a feature on your wireless range extende that lets users on the internet to contact devices on your local network. For this, your wireless range extender can translate a call to your WAN IP address with a port number you choose to be translated to a local IP address.

To use port forwarding on your device, you need to understand how a port forward features works. The port forwarding number is a two to five digit number added to the IP address. For example, 192.168.0.4:80 has 80 in the end as the typical default port for a local web page server.

Access control

The access control feature lets you control the access of the wifi network on any device at your home or office. In simple words, if you enable this feature, you need to add certain devices to the list on which you want to have access control.

To enable or disable the access control on your network, you need to login to your wireless range extender using the default URL ap.setup or ap.setup.com. Once you login to the wifi extender, go to the wireless settings and configure the Access Control function.

Frequently asked questions

Why ap.setup not working ?

If you see the default web address ap.setup not working, make sure your PC or smartphone is connected to the range extender’s wireless network. Also make sure the range extender is powered On and not experiencing any power outage. If the issue persists, you can connect your range extender to some other device and re-attempt to login to the range extender.

How to update the firmware using ap.setup?

To update the firmware using ap.setup web address, you need to login to wireless range extender. Go to the web browser and type http://ap.setup in the address bar. Enter the username and password to login to the device. Select Advanced or Maintenance and navigate to the Firmware Upgrade page. Follow the on-screen instruction to update our extender’s firmware. 

 

Why can’t I connect to 192.168.10.1 ap.setup ?

Are you experiencing difficulties connecting to 192.168.10.1 ap.setup? No worries! You just have to make sure you enter the address in the address bar of the web browser. If you enter the address in the search bar, you won’t connect to ap.setup. If the issue persists, make sure you reboot your extender and then reconnect to it.

How to reset the extender via ap.setup or 192.168.10.1?

 

How to setup ap.setup with WPS?

To setup your wireless range extneder using the WPS method, you need to follow the steps below:

  1. Firstly, make sure your wireless router also supports the WPS method to configure your range extender.
  2. Press the WPS button on your range extender.
  3. Within 2 minutes, go to your wireless router and press the WPS button on it.
  4. Wait for a few seconds. Your extender will be set up with the router using the WPS method.