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Windows 7: TP-Link wifi extender, Model No: TL-WA850RE.UK.Ver 1

17 Feb 2014   #1
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TP-Link wifi extender, Model No: TL-WA850RE.UK.Ver 1

Good Day all. I do hope that someone can help me out here.I have a TP-Link wifi extender, Model No: TL-WA850RE.Uk.VER1.
I have been tying to get this item connected to my Brightbox router and totally failed followed the instruction that came with the item,Also done a lot of googleing and with no luck.

Has any one had any luck with one of these that may be so kind as to pass on some info to assist me here.Also Forgot to say Running windows 7.

What a pain in the rear end it has been all weekend. Even been here....click here Please.

Thanks.


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17 Feb 2014   #2
smarteyeball

 
 

Have you seen this yet?:



You will have to use method 2 (ethernet cable+browser) as your Brightbox does not appear to have a WPS button. I would also suggest resetting the extender before you attempt again.

Best of luck.
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17 Feb 2014   #3
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Summary Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 CPU AMD Athlon II X2 250 23 C
 
 

smarteyeball.
Many thanks for that bit of info,Will have a go tomorrow been busy all day today.
Painting for her in door's.
Will let you know the results.Thanks once again.
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18 Feb 2014   #4
smarteyeball

 
 

No worries. Good luck
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18 Feb 2014   #5
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Summary Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 CPU AMD Athlon II X2 250 23 C
 
 

smarteyeball.
Hi,I'm back Followed the instructions to the tee.But glad to say all went well.
Hooray its working. Been pulling my hair out over the weekend with this ****** thing,Yet so simple when I got help from here.

Thank You very much for the assistance.I'm always glad of help from here.
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19 Feb 2014   #6
smarteyeball

 
 

My pleasure mate. Glad I could help

(and it's always easy once you know how )
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