“I have a Nextbox WiFi range extender. I configured it successfully and enjoy its WiFi range to the fullest. But, when I try to access the Nextbox extender’s WiFi on my devices, the WiFi signals just drop. So, I decided to add a new extender, not of the same brand but other. So, I opt for Victony WiFi range extender. Now, I want to connect my Victony range extender and Nextbox extender to my home network, but couldn’t. I searched for the same on the internet that “I am unable to connect Nextbox extender and Victony WiFi extender to my home network (router)”. They just suggested to do Victony WiFi extender reset.” On the other hand, they also advised applying the same process on Nextbox extender.
“Really I don’t want to reset my WiFi range extenders in the first place. All the things will be messed up. Please provide me the easiest tip through which I can able to solve the issue on my own.”
You are more than welcome! And, no need to reset your extenders. The resetting process is suggested by us in extreme and rare cases. So, relax and take a deep breath first. Now, scroll down a little and get fixes to troubleshoot the issue. Hence, stick to this 3-minute read!
How to Connect two Extenders to Home Network?
Note: To connect your devices in a hassle-free manner, ensure that you have configured them in a proper way.
To get complete instructions about how to set up Nextbox WiFi extender and the Victony extender using the manual or the WPS method, we suggest you refer to your device’s manual.
After a successful configuration of your devices, scroll down and know how to connect them without any issues.
Check the Connection Source
One of the biggest reasons why you are getting the issue is because you have made the mistake of not connecting your devices in a proper way. Thus ensure that:
If you have used a wired source, make sure that the cable used by you is well working. On the other hand, the Ethernet cable is supposed to be connected to the correct ports of your extenders and your home router.
And, if you are thinking to connect them in a wireless manner, then ensure to lessen the distance between them. How? By plugging them closer using 3 working wall sockets or an extension cord! But, for this, you must have the SSID of your home network handy and a fast internet connection!
Need Another Way?
Don’t want to use both ways (wired and wireless) to connect your range extenders to your home network (router)? If yes, then take the help of the WPS method. All you have to do is to press the WPS button on your range extenders and after a few minutes, you need to apply the same process on your host router.
And, there you are! You have successfully connected your Victony range extender and Nextbox extender to your home network (router).
Relocate Your Extenders
If you are still struggling with the same issue, then you need to change the location of your devices. Why? Chances are your Victony extender’s and Nextbox extender’s WiFi signals are getting interrupted by:
Play stations, and so on.
If so, it might result in the issue! Thus, to connect your devices in a hassle-free way, just keep them away from the barriers listed above. Also, you need to keep your devices (while and after connecting them) at the center-most area in your home and that too on a higher, clean, and well-ventilated location.
So, these were the hacks that you can try to connect your Victony extender and Nextbox WiFi range extender to your home network. We hope that you are now enjoying the uninterrupted internet range even in those areas of your house for the reason you have opted to connect two smart WiFi range extenders to your router.