Why My Dlink Extender N300 Interface Not Working?
Dlink web interface of the range extender N300 helps you to setup easily if you have a new Dlink extender N300. It is simple to access and easy to use. But occasionally it happens that users face “interface not working” problem. Here in this informative blog, you will find out why you can’t access the login interface and how you can solve this problem. Let’s list up some possible reasons and solve them with troubleshooting tips.
Why You Can’t Log in to Dlink Extender N300?
There can be several causing factors why range extender interface is not responding. The reasons that can cause this problem includes weak internet connection, not using wired internet device like computer, logging in by outdated browser, wrong router to repeater connection. Let’s have a look at how you can solve this problem.
How to Solve ‘Interface not working’ Issue?
1. Log in Closer to Extender
Reaching the interface of the Dlink extender N300 out of the range can be a reason of the problem. So, you should come closer to the range extender and then try to access the web interface.
2. Use Wired Device to Access
Don’t use wireless connection devices to log in to repeater. You should establish a wired connection with a computer or laptop to access the interface securely. Just use an Ethernet cable to make the link between your internet device and Dlink extender.
3. Use Update Version of Browser
By using an outdated version of the web browser can also cause you ‘web interface not working’ problem. You must use updated internet browser to login. If it is not updated then you have to go into the browser, find and click three doted icon on the top. Then click on the SETTINGS > UPDATE option> Update button.
4. Ensure Router to N300 Link
One of the reasons interface is not working is weak connection between your WiFi router and Dlink N300 extender. You have to check the Ethernet cable is connected to the right ports. If it is not, then pull out the cable and insert it into the correct ports of networking devices.
5. Check for Damaged Cables
Be sure you are using network cable that is in good condition. You should also check power cord. You can find these cables cut or damaged then just replace them with new ones. Make sure the wall socket you are using to supply power is in good condition as well.
6. Correct URL Insertion
Inputting incorrect login URL into the address bar of the web browser is also a fact that you can’t log in to the Dlink extender N300 device. The right login URL is dlinkap.local, don’t type wrong URLs like delink.local or apdlink.local.com to access the interface.
It happens sometimes that all the above written troubleshooting tips are failed to deliver the solutions. In that case, you can perform some other solution written down here.
How to Reboot Dlink Extender N300?
There are two ways you can reboot the Dlink range extender. Have a look how to perform both of the rebooting methods by following simple steps.
By Pressing Power Button
To perform this method, you just have to locate the power button on the front of the range extender. Then press it two times, once to turn it off and twice to complete the rebooting process.
By Plug Out and Plug Out
The second way to reboot the repeater is by plugging it out from the electric wall socket and plugging it in back to complete restart the range extender.
These solutions will help you to fix the Dlink repeater interface not working problem.
Here from these full of information paragraphs, you have learned possible reasons why you can’t access the Dlink extender N300 web interface. We have also provided simple troubleshooting tips to help you to solve this ‘Interface not working’ problem. You have read the tips that included logging in to interface in the reach of the repeater, using computer, using update web browser, make a strong router to extender link, and rebooting the N300 device. We are hoping that you have found out what happed and easily solved the issue you’re facing.