Amped wireless router can be easily configured using www.setup.ampedwireless.com.

How I can set up Amped wireless through setup.ampedwireless.com?

Amped wireless router is very easy to set up, let’s look at the steps to set up the Amped wireless router:

Turn off your existing router

  • Disconnect your existing router from your computer, broadband modem and its power outlet. If you don’t have an existing router then you can continue to step 2:

Turn off your modem

  • Turn off the modem by disconnecting the modem’s power adapter from the power outlet.
  • If your modem has battery backup, remove battery backup from your modem.
    Note: Do not power on your modem until step 4.
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Connect the router to your modem

  • Box comes with blue Ethernet cable; connect one end of the cable to the modem
  • Connect the other end of the cable to the router.

Turn on your modem

  • Once you are done with the third step, plug in the power adapter and battery backup into the modem and then switch it on.
  • Allow for a minute or two start the modem.

Power on the router and connect it your computer

  • Once you are done with the fourth step, you need to connect the antenna.
  • Connect the grey Ethernet cable to an available network port.
  • Attach the power adapter to the power router.

Log in into http://setup.ampedwireless.com

  • Open a web browser that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type http://setup.ampedwireless.com in the web address.
  • Enter the login and password credentials.
  • The default login and password credentials are admin.Note: If you are not able to access the web page using http://setup.ampedwireless.com then you can try accessing the web page using http://192.168.3.1.

If you have a problem accessing the web interface then disable the third party firewall you’re your computer have on.

Smart wizard set up

  • The smart wizard set up will automatically start the process and will guide you throughout the entire process.

Configure internet settings and wireless settings

  • You can set up internet settings using automatic settings.
  • You can also set up your connection using manual configuration.
  • If the automatic configuration is successful then you will be directed to configuration successful page.
  • Click next.

Setting the system clock

  • The system clock is used for system log for internet access.
  • Click sync to put in sync the system clock with the time on your computer.
  • Click next.

Set up your wireless setting

  • The default ID of your wireless network is Amped_Network.
  • Enter a new name in the SSID field.
  • A user will identify this ID to identify your wireless network.
  • Click next.

Wireless security settings

  • The default security key of your wireless network is
  • If you want to change the security key, enter a new key in the security field.
  • Click next to apply settings.
  • The router will take 1-2 minutes to reboot.
  • The page will automatically reload.
  • If it does not reload, refresh this page.
  • Check your connection to the router.

Setup summary page

This page will show that your router is successfully configured.

What is the most common issue faced while logging into the Amped wireless router and how I can fix that?

There can be many reasons that why you are facing issues while accessing the web-interface of your Amped wireless router:

  • Make sure that your router is powered on.
  • You can connect your router and modem using the Ethernet cable.
  • The system you are using should not be connected to any other wireless network.
  • If you are connected to other wireless networks then you need to disconnect from other wireless networks.
  • Always use a web browser that is latest and compatible.
  • Try using the different browser if you are not able to get access the login page using the browser that you are using.
  • If you are not able to access the login web interface using http://setup.ampedwireless.com then you can try accessing the web page using a default IP address.
  • If any of the above workarounds don’t allow you to get the access of the web page then you can try fixing it by resetting the router.
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How I can update the firmware of Amped wireless?

Amped wireless router firmware is a software that user uses to communicate with the computer device for its configuration. The firmware of the Amped wireless should be updated as soon as the update is released in the Amped wireless router as the new firmware update helps in bug fixing and with the performance as well.

How I can update the Amped wireless firmware using the check button?

The Amped wireless configuration and performance totally depends on the firmware of the router. The user can easily update the firmware through the web address http://setup.ampedwireless.com.

  • Open the web browser from a computer or device that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type http://setup.ampedwireless.com in the address bar.
  • It will open up a login authentication page.
  • Enter the default credentials.
  • Press enter.
  • Once you are able to access the admin page of the router.
  • Look out for the Administration
  • Click it.
  • Click the router firmware.
  • Update tab and proceed.
  • Figure out the check button in the left menu pane of the page.
  • Click the button and you will be redirected to download link of the firmware update.
  • Click the download link that is displayed.
  • Save the update file in the particular location of your PC from where you can access it easily.
  • The router will ask you to specify the location of the file.
  • Click browse and select the file that you have recently saved.
  • Click upload or install button.
  • Uploading process will start within a few minutes.
  • At the end of the process, the router will reboot the process.
  • The uploading process will start within the fraction of seconds.
    Note: Make sure that the power cycle process happens without any interruption because any kind of interruption in the power cycle process can cause several damages.

How I can know that when my router’s firmware needs to be updated?

It is very easy process to know whether your router needs to get updated or not. Let’s see how we can check whether the router needs to get updated or not.

Open the web browser and type http://setup.ampedwireless.com, enter the credentials in the login authentication page to get access to the main page of the router. On the home page, look for administration tab and select the router firmware tab at the bottom left part of the page. Click the check button on the side of the router firmware tab. Once you have clicked on the router firmware tab, if there is the latest update pending, the download link for the updated firmware will be flashing and if the router is already up to date then there will be no such link.

How I can change the router admin password?

It is always highly recommended to change the default password of your router. You can follow the below mentioned steps to change the router admin password.

  • Open a web browser from a computer or device that is connected to your router’s network.
  • Type http://setup.ampedwireless.com in the address bar.
  • It will open up a login authentication page.
  • Enter the default credentials.
  • Press enter
  • Go to Maintenance menu.
  • Choose the set password.
  • Choose your old password.
  • Then enter a new password.
  • Click on the apply button.
  • Save changes.

How I can set up Amped wireless Wi-Fi range extender?

You can follow the below mentioned steps to set up REC10 Wi-Fi range on your existing network.

Connect to REC10:

  • Once you plug in the REC10 to a power outlet, it will be automatically turned on.
  • You can easily figure out a new Wi-Fi network named Amped_REC10 in the list.
  • Click on connect.
  • Once you click connect, it will open up a pop-up window asking do you want to set up the router?
  • Select, No just connect.

Access Dashboard

  • Open the web browser and type http://setup.ampedwireless.com.
  • If there is any problem while accessing the web interface, try accessing the web interface by typing http://192.168.1.240 in the web address.
  • If you still have a problem, then you can try fixing this problem by connecting Ethernet cable directly to the extender.
  • Once you are successfully able to access the page, it will open up a Dashboard page.

Set up an extended network

  • Click on scan to find the entire available network.
  • A list will be shown up.
  • Select the network you want to extend.
  • Make sure that signal strength is more than 70%.
  • If it is lower then find another location for REC10 which is between your wireless router and dead zone.
  • Enter the security key for your existing network.
  • Click on next.
  • Enter the SSID (network key) and security key for your extended network.
  • You can click on clone settings to use the same security key and network ID.

   Connect to a new extended network

  • Now, you will need to reconnect to the new extended network.
  • Click on the checkbox “confirm that you are now connected to your extended network” to finish.
  • The setup process is now completed.
  • You can now use the new and stronger network.
  • Make sure to save the Setup Summary.
  • You might need it to access the dashboard later.

How I can reset my Amped wireless?

To reset the Amped wireless to its default settings, hold the reset button on the bottom for 5-10 seconds with a paper clip or object. The extender will get back to the default settings.

What to do if I am connected to a Home Network, however, I don’t have internet access?

  • Your home network might not have internet access, check to see if you have internet access by connecting directly to your home network first. If you are able to go online then there is no problem with the home network but if you have a problem while going online, it means home network need to be resolved first.
  • You may have DNS issue and a range extender is not obtaining the IP address from your Home Network.
  • Reboot your ranger extender and try accessing the website again.
  • If it fails, reboot the Home router to see if that fixes it.
  • There will be a conflict with your home network and extended network.
  • Try to make some adjustment in the IP settings of your extended network using IP values that are different from your Home network.

Why http://setup.ampedwireless.com not responding?

  • Check and make sure that computer is connected to Range extender’s Wi-Fi network: Amped_SR.
  • Try using a different web browser, Google Chrome web browser is highly recommended.
  • Try to open your web browser using a default IP address that is 192.168.1.240.
  • Power off the range extender and again power it on.
  • Reset your range extender by holding the reset button for 5-10 seconds.
  • If all the above given workarounds don’t work out, attach an Ethernet cable between range extender and your PC and try to access http://setup.ampedwireless.com