Can I use Airport Extreme along with an existing Netgear wifi router, to increase wifi range? How would it be set up?

  • Asked by Ron P
  • Oct 30, 2009
QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

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    Hello. In order to extend the wireless signal with a non-apple product you will need to setup a Roaming Network. It will only work with a hard wire connection between the Netgear and AirPort Extreme. Please search the apple support pages for:

    Wi-Fi base stations: Setting up and configuring a roaming network (802.11 a/b/g/n)

    • Answered by Dean S from Encino
    • Apr 19, 2013