Mentioned in this guide are complete step-by-step instructions to perform Netgear EX6120 setup for ultra-smooth streaming, VR gaming, and instant downloads. Here, you’ll learn about two methods through which you can set up and install your EX6120 extender.

  1. Netgear Nighthawk Assistant
  2. Netgear Nighthawk App

Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 Manual

Along with the Netgear Nighthawk EX6120 WiFi extender, you’ll find a manual in the package. This manual contains the complete instructions to perform Netgear EX6120 setup.

While going through these steps, in case you get stuck at some point, then we recommend you to get in touch with our highly skilled technicians immediately. They will guide you through each step in detail so that you can set up your Netgear EX6120 extender with ease.

Netgear Nighthawk EX6120 Setup

Netgear Nighthawk EX6120 Setup | AC1200: Installation Assistant

Mentioned below are the steps that you need to follow in order to perform Netgear EX6120 setup by using the Netgear installation assistant:

A. Netgear Extender Configuration

  • Remove all the extra cables connected to your device.
  • Plug one end of the power cable into the extender and another into the wall socket.
  • Do not proceed further until the power LED light doesn’t become solid green.
  • Create a connection between the rNetgear EX6120 extender and your home router.
  • You can use an Ethernet cable to connect the EX6120 WiFi extender and the router.
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B. Netgear Extender Login

  • Connect your Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 extender to the computer.
  • Open a web browser on your system and visit the web page.
  • You can also log into your EX6120 extender by using the default IP address.
  • Then, enter the default username and password of your Netgear WiFi extender.
    Note: Refer to the Netgear manual for the default login username and password.
  • Click on the Log In button to go to the Netgear Genie Smart Setup Wizard.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions displayed on the dashboard.

Once you are done following the aforementioned steps, you’ll be able to perform Netgear EX6120 setup without any hassle.
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Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 Setup: Nighthawk App

If you are looking for a way to set up and install your Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 extender using a mobile phone, then you should definitely download the Nighthawk app on your device. It works on both Android and Apple devices.

Outlined below are the instructions that you need to go through in order perform Netgear EX6120 setup by using the Nighthawk application:

  • Unbox the Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 extender with utmost care.
  • Connect the antennas that you found in the box with the WiFi router.
  • Ensure that your Netgear EX6120 extender is well connected to the router.
  • Once assured, unlock your mobile device.
  • Then, go to the Google Play Store (Android) or the App Store (Apple).
  • Search for the Netgear Nighthawk app and click on the Download button.
  • Once the application gets downloaded, give it some time to get installed.
  • Now, execute the on-screen prompts to finish setting up your EX6120 extender.

And with that, you have successfully completed setting up your Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 WiFi extender by using the Netgear Nighthawk app.

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Netgear Nighthawk EX6120 Setup | Common Setup Issues

  • not working
  • Cannot access the web page
  • Can’t connect to
  • Unable to access the Netgear Genie Smart Setup Wizard
  • Can’t connect to
  • Can’t access the Netgear extender login page
  • Netgear extender not connecting to internet
  • Netgear extender not connecting to router
  • Default admin details of extender not working
  • Netgear 404 error
  • Can’t create Netgear extender account
  • IP issues
  • IP admin password issues
  • VPN issues during EX6120 extender setup
  • Netgear extender keeps disconnecting
  • Netgear EX6120 firmware update failure
  • Can’t recover password for
Netgear Nighthawk EX6120 Setup

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Troubleshooting Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 Setup Issues

Here are the troubleshooting tips that’ll help you resolve the issues during extender setup:

  • First and foremost, check whether all your cable connections are finger-tight or not.
  • The firmware of your Netgear WiFi range extender should be updated. You can contact our experts for step-by-step guidelines.
  • Keep a visible distance between your Netgear EX6120 extender and the WiFi router.
  • Ensure that your Netgear WiFi extender has access to a fast internet connection.
  • Make sure that your WiFi range extender is receiving enough power supply.
  • The web browser that you’re currently using shouldn’t be outdated. In case it is, then waste no time in updating your web browser.

If even after following the aforementioned troubleshooting tips you are still facing issues while setting up a Netgear Nighthawk AC1200 EX6120 extender, then contact our experts now and free yourself from all the technical issues that you are facing.