NetGear WPN824EXT RangeMax WiFi Range Extender Firmware 1.1.1_1.1.9

Date: April 27, 2009
File Size: 1.8 MB
OS Support: Windows XP/Vista
Downloads: 984

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Release notes:

New Features & Bug Fixes:

* Auto channel mode doest not select a clean channel.
* In WW version, changed default setting to “b and g” mode, auto channel.

To Install:

Note: Do not upgrade the firmware using a wireless connection. Please perform firmware upgrade with “wired” or Ethernet connection only.

1. Download the correct file depending on your location and unzip the file to a convenient place such as your desktop.
2. Log in the router at
3. Click Maintenance > Router Upgrade.
4. Click Browse and locate the file you just downloaded.
5. Click Upload. While the firmware is loading, do not interrupt the upgrade process.

Do not try to go online, turn off the extender, shut down the computer, or do anything else to the extender until the extender finishes restarting! When the Test light stops blinking, wait a few seconds more before using the extender.

To check that the upgrade was successful, log in to the router again at and check the firmware version.

First FTP for North America users only, second one world-wide version - for users outside North America only.

Note: Before proceeding with your driver installation we suggest you make sure you are installing the latest version available and for the appropriate model/revision and Operating System. We strongly suggest following 'readme' instructions for installing drivers when available. Often restarting your system will be necessary for the new driver to become active and start functioning properly.

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