If your Netgear router WPS button not working, resolve it using the steps that are given below.
Generally, based on each router model, the WPS button’s function may vary.
Usually, when you press the WPS button of your router, its light should blink for 2 minutes. Meanwhile, your device will try to connect to the router’s network.
If the WPS light stops blinking before 2 minutes, then there is a problem with your router.
As soon as you encounter this issue, first, check your router’s user manual.
In case the router has been reset, reconfigure the router settings as per the instructions.
Check your router’s WPS option is enabled. To check it, follow the instructions given below.
- Go to your router’s web access page.
- Navigate to the Advanced tab.
- Click the WPS Setup link.
- Enable the WPS option and other preferences as per your desire.
If your NETGEAR router’s WPS button isn’t working, then try the following solutions to resolve it.
Go to the NETGEAR Genie app or landing page.
- Basic tab.
- Wireless option.
- Wireless Setup section.
Go to the
- Enable SSID option is selected.
Check if the
- Enable SSID option.
If not, click the checkbox beside the
Now, check if the NETGEAR router’s WPS button is working.
If not, check if the WPS button is damaged.
If damaged, you have to replace it.
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