How do I setup my Orbi Wi-Fi extender?

Orbi setup? We need Orbi setup for to boost the wi-fi network, because if go far from the orbi router then the network gets weak which is called as dead zone network area. So, for to recover from that dead zone area we need orbi setup which boost the network and cover wide area.

If you don’t have any idea about “How do I set up my Orbi Wi-Fi extender? then follow these steps to get set up your Orbi satellite setup:

There are three forms of methods for Orbi set up, Go through all methods one-by-one:

Manual Method:

  • Turn on your Netgear orbi(satellite) by plug-in your orbi satellite into the power socket
  • Now, For to connect your orbi satellite and orbi router(Wi-fi device)
  • Now, click on Network manager and get connected with Netgear_ext SSID
  • Now, open the web browser of your choice 
  • Enter orbi router login domain: or in your address bar
  • That link will redirect you to the Netgear orbi(satellite) login page
  • Or else enter their orbi login address:,
  • That page will prompt you to enter the username and password
  • Enter the default username and password (orbi login credential)
  • You will get redirected to the admin page, there is the wireless setting tab available select network which you want to extend
  • Then click >Next
  • Set the password for your netgear orbi(satellite) same as orbi router
  • At last, click on Finish button
  • You had successfully launched a new netgear orbi(satellite) setup, now you are free to place your orbi satellite anywhere you like.

Using WPS Method:

  • Make sure your orbi satellite plugged in the power socket and turn on your netgear orbi(satellite)
  • Now, Find the WPS button of the orbi satellite and press it for a couple of seconds
  • Press the WPS button of your orbi router
  • If the orbi satellite LED light to turn green then it shows that your orbi router successfully configured with your orbi extender
  • If you have a dual-band extender such as 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz extender then follow the same procedure with them, which we had discussed above
  • Turn on your Device> Open the web browser > Enter the netgear orbi(satellite) login address :,
  • Or else enter the orbi router login link : or
  • That link will redirect you to netgear orbi(satellite) login page
  • There you have to enter the login details and press enter
  • Now get accessed router login page >go to  wireless setting
  • Now, to connect your extender to the network use the same password of the network of your router
  • Or else you can check the manual page of the orbi satellite to know the username and password called as netgear orbi(satellite) login credentials
  • Enter those credentials and your Netgear satellite get set up

Manual Set-up: Device without Ethernet Portal

All orbi satellites are not the same. Many netgear orbi(satellite) don’t have an inbuilt ethernet port in them. So in that case user can go through the steps, which is mentioned below and get connect their orbi satellite to orbi routers. Follow these steps:

  • Reset your orbi satellite through the factory reset method
  • Now, connect your netgear orbi(satellite) to your device through a wireless network (orbi router)
  • Open the web interface of your device then enter the router login domain: or then press Enter
  • That link will redirect you to the Netgear orbi(satellite) login page
  • There you just have to enter the default username and password (orbi login details)
  • After that, you will get redirected to the admin panel of orbi satellite
  • There you just have followed the steps of the installation wizard
  • Last or final step Connect your wi-fi connected device to the orbi satellite (Netgear_ext SSID)
  • Now, you successfully get connected your device to netgear orbi(satellite)

Through these all three methods you get acknowledged about “How do I set up my Orbi Wi-Fi extender?” if still want to explore more in this field then visit: or

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