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Wavlink Aerial HD4 Outdoor extender setup

In this article, we will discuss how to do the  Wavlink Aerial HD4 outdoor extender setup using three different installation methods based on your needs and usage.

  • Router
  • Repeater
  • The Lan Bridge

The Wavlink Aerial HD4 outdoor Extender is a dual-band wifi range extender. It has a high-power amplifier that will eliminate the dead zone at your location.

In its fastest configuration, the Wavlink Aerial HD4 AC1200 can reach speeds of up to 600 megabits per second. On this page, we will walk you through the Wavlink Aerial HD4 Outdoor Extender Setup/ Wavlink AC1200 setup process.

Wavlink Aerial HD4 outdoor extender setup
Wavlink WN572HP3 outdoor extender setup AC1200

Wavlink Aerial HD4 AC1200 Extender Setup | Repeater Mode

Installing your outdoor extender in repeater mode is one of the simplest ways to configure it. To finalize the Wavlink Aerial HD4 outdoor extender setup in the repeater mode, follow the steps below:

  • The first step is to connect the Aerial HD4 POE connector to a power source.
  • Connect the ethernet cable from the POE to the extender once the AC1200 has a solid green light.
  • Take out any wireless-enabled device, such as a laptop or a cellphone.
  • And look for the network name WAVLINK-N in the wireless settings option.
  • Connect to the default network and launch a web browser, such as Internet Explorer. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari are all options.
  • Now enter ap.setup or 192.168.10.1.
  • You have arrived at the Wavlink Aerial HD4 outdoor extender setup page.
  • To log in, use the default password “admin.”
  • The extender has now been successfully configured as a repeater on your existing WIFI network.

Please keep in mind that if you want to use your extender as a repeater, you must not connect any cables from the POE to the main router/modem.

How to setup Wavlink Aerial HD4 AC1200 outdoor WIFI extender?

To begin, follow the steps below to install the Aerial HD4 outdoor extender AC1200 in router mode:

  • To begin, connect the Wavlink AC1200 connector (POE) box to a power outlet.
  • Connect the POE box’s ethernet cable to the Aerial HD4 extender.
  • Then, using the same connector box, connect the other ethernet cable to your main router or modem.
  • Connect any of your wireless-enabled devices to the WAVLINK-N network right now.
  • Once connected, navigate to wifi.wavlink.com in a web browser.
  • You have arrived at the AC1200 outdoor extender configuration page.
  • To log in, use the default password “admin.”
  • Select the “Router” option and give your booster a unique name.
  • Change the security to WPA2-PSK from none ( recommended ). Then, enter your extender’s password and click “Next.”
  • The Wavlink outdoor extender has now been successfully configured in router mode.

In case you are having any trouble with the Wavlink wifi extender setup process. Don’t feel ashamed to call our technical experts for free assistance at our toll-free helpline and also via live chat.

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How to update the firmware on your Wavlink AC1200?

You will need to update the firmware on your Wavlink AC1200 in order to resolve any issues (whether it is not providing the required speed or something else) that you may encounter while using your extender. It comes with new security features and other new features that will assist you in resolving your issues.

To update the firmware on your Wavlink AC1200 follow the given instructions below:

  1. Power on your Wavlink Aerial HD4.
  2. Take any mobile device.
  3. Go to Ap.setup.
  4. Hit on settings and then tap on firmware upgrade.
  5. To finish the firmware update operation follow the prompts.
  6. It will take a  minute meanwhile do not unplug the booster.

That’s how you can update the firmware on your Wavlink AC1200.

How to reset my Wavlink Aerial HD4 AC1200 wifi extender?

If you forget your admin password or username and want to regain it, you will need to perform a factory reset on your booster. When you reset the Wavlink AC1200, it will prepare your extender for a new setup procedure by erasing all of your unique information such as passwords, usernames, and SSIDs. A hard pointed instrument, such as a paper clip or a needle, is required to complete the factory reset process.

To reset the Wavlink AC1200 Aerial HD4 follow the given steps:

  • Plug in your Wavlink AC1200 into an electrical outlet.
  • Locate the factory reset button under a small hole.
  • It may be located at the side panel of the repeater.
  • Take a paperclip and push the reset button for 8-10 seconds.
  • After some seconds it will automatically reboot.
  • Now your extension is ready for the new installation process.

In case you still need any guidance regarding your Wavlink AC1200 Aerial HD4, then you can reach us by dialing our toll free number or also by live chat. We are always there to help you and resolve your issue.

 

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