How to change wireless settings of TP-Link range extender on Tether APP

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Updated 06-28-2023 23:25:44 PM 363998

This article will show you how to change the wireless settings of the TP-Link range extender on the Tether App.

NOTE: If your range extender is in a OneMesh network, it automatically synchronizes network settings from your router. You will need to turn off OneMesh on the extender to change its wireless settings.


For Tether APP:

  • Open Tether app
  • Tap on the extender to log in. If prompted the password would be admin or the new password you have created.
  • Tap on Extended Network 
  • change the Network Name for your Extended Network.


  • Open Tether App
  • Tap on the Extender.  You may be required to sign in.
  • Tap on Tools on the bottom of main screen of TP-Link range extender.
  • Tap Extended Network and change the wireless network name.


Note: The wireless password of the extender cannot be changed. It will be the same password as the one used on the host network.

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