Simple and fast way to Setup Amped Wireless Range Extender using WPS button or from web login to increase WiFI range and internet speed in no coverage area.
Setup Amped Wireless Range Extender
REC15A Amped Wireless High Power Compact 802.11ac Wi-Fi Range Extender with dual-band 2.4G and 5GHz wireless band to extend WiFI range without compromising internet speed. Amped AC1200 range extender, AC2500, and Amped AC750 dual-band wifi repeater setup steps are the same. If you have Amped wireless extender device or planning to buy then this user manual will help you to set up Amped wireless range extender device. you can setup amped wifi extender device using the WPS push button method as well as the login method from a mobile or laptop. The WPS setup method does not require a physical or wireless connection with the Repeater device but the login method needs to connect the extender device to either a physical LAN cable from an Ethernet port or default WIFI SSID.
Settings up Amped range extender device first time is a bit quick and simple process that required your existing WiFI password If the router does not support the WPS method. Unbox your new amped wireless extenders and follow the steps to setup.
WPS Method to setup Amped Repeater
WPS configuration method easy and fast way to setup repeater device to extend the existing wifi range. You can only use the WPS button to connect the Extender device to your host WiFI network if your WiFi router supports the WPS method and is enabled from the setting. Follow the steps to setup Amped REC15A extender and other Apmed wireless repeater devices.
- Plugged in Amped Extender Unit to Power socket nearby Existing WIFI router.
- Go to the Main internet router and find a WPS button and press the button.
- Within 2 minutes of pressing the WPS button on the Main Internet, WiFI router goes to the Extender device and press Amped extender WPS button for 2 seconds, and release.
- After a few seconds, the Extender device signal LEDs will start to glow after a successful connection with the existing wifi network.
- After a successful connection with the Repeater device, you will get a new SSID name something like “Amped_REC15A_2.4_EXT and Amped_REC15A_5G_EXT.
- Now unplug the extender device from the power socket and find a centralized location where the repeater can get Very good signal quality from the host WIFI network and no coverage area can get an extended network signal range.
If your existing wifi router is not WPS compatible and the range extender not connecting through the WPS button then you may proceed to login methods.
Setup Amped Wireless Extender from the Web interface
Configuration from the browser using login extender settings needs a physical or wireless connection with the repeater device. you also need a default login IP address, URL and username, and password for the first-time configuration. Check your repeater device sticker to find Amped default login credentials.
Default Login IP Address– 192.168.1.240
Amped Wireless Login URL– http://setup.ampedwireless.com
Default Login username – create the first time
Login Password- not configured in default mode
Find login information for your Amped extender model number printed to sticker and user manual included with the box.
Steps to Setup Amped Repeater from Settings
- Plugged extender device power socket in the same room main wifi router installed.
- Use LAN cable for wired connection or default Amped Repeater SSID “Amped_REC15A_2.4
or Amped_REC15A_5.0” to use a WiFi connection.
- Open the web browser and access “http://setup.ampedwireless.com” or IP address http://192.1681.240 and wait to load the repeater setup wizard.
- Welcome to the Dashboard
- Press the Scan button to search for your existing wifi network SSID name.
After a few seconds, you will get a list of all wifi networks running nearby extender devices.
If your Host WIFI network support dual-band (2.4GHZ+5GHz) you will get a WiFI name for both bands and you can choose any brand to connect from an extender device.
If your host wifi router support signal band (2.4G) then you will get SSID only under the 2.4GHz Home network list as shown below picture.
Choose the Existing WIFI network you wish to connect from the WiFI booster and press the next button for further configurations.
Provide WIFI security key of existing wifi router to allow connection from repeater device as selected network band from 2.4GHz or 5GHz.
Press the Next button.
Configure Extended Network Name and password
You can create New WiFi name for the extender name and WiFi password or also can use the default name as configured by amped repeater device.
Provide new Extended Network name for 2.4Ghz and 5GHz network. Create a new repeater WIFI security key and press the next button to finish configurations.
Press the Next button and the repeater device will take a few movements to finish.
After configuration finds the best location to optimize your existing signal range using Amped signal booster device without connecting to physical wired.
Create Login Password for Amped Extender
In default mode, there is no login password configured on Amped wireless wifi booster device so it is highly recommended to create a log-in password to protect the extender network from unauthorized access.
Go to More settings-Management – Password
Create New Login– Create a login username password
New password– create web interface login password.
Confirm Password– confirm a login password
Save settings and log in with a new username and password again to check connectivity status and signal strength.
If you forget the login password after configured you may use the reset button to restore the repeater into default mode.
Press amped extender reset button for 5-10 seconds to factory reset and restore into default mode configurations.
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