Asus Rp-Ac1900 Extender Setup

ASUS RP-AC1900 dual-band range extender Setup

ASUS RP-AC1900 is a WiFi range extender and an AiMesh extender that will let you expand your wireless network easily. It will deliver you powerful and seamless connectivity to each and every corner of your home. ASUS RP-AC1900 dual-band range extender setup can be done with all WiFi Router, modems and cables routers present in the market.

Users can keep multiple Wifi name according to your choice. It comes with AiProtection, adaptive QoS and parental control. QoS provides you modified security, restrict internet access and intuitive controls to schedule. It has easy setup with a mobile app and web browser both.

ASUS RP-AC1900 extender Setup via ASUS extender app

  • Firstly download the ASUS extender app from Google Play or Apple store.
  • Open the app and look for the option “set up extender” on your home screen.
  • It will show you the network name on your screen. Select the network name you want to set up.
  • After selecting the network, Quick network page will appear on your screen. Set the current location of your network.
  • Enter the password of your existing Wi-Fi network. Confirm the password and network name again.
ASUS extender app
  • Create a new admin password and tap next. A strong password should contain at least 8 characters with lower and upper case alphabets.
  • Now Asus rp-ac1900 Extender Setup is done.
  • Lastly, you can use the features to view the location of the repeater and WiFi network status.

ASUS RP AC1900 repeater SETUP via WPS

WPS is a wireless security standard that will allow you to connect a wireless network to your device. You can configure this extender via the WPS button.

ASUS RP-AC1900
  1. Firstly, look for the WPS button present at the back of your router and press it for 2 secs.
  2. Secondly, for 2 secs press the pair button present on the back of your ASUS RP-AC1900 until the LED starts to blink.
  3. Lastly, wait till the LED blinks for 2 minutes and turns solid white. It indicates the WPS process is completed.

ASUS RP-AC1900 repeater SETUP via a web browser router.asus.com

  1. Firstly, disconnect the Ethernet cable connection from your computer. Go to the taskbar and click on the WiFi option. Connect to ASUS RP- AC1900’s network, ASUS_RP_XX_5G or ASUS_RP_XX.
  2. Moreover, open any web browser and type http://repeater.asus.com in the search box.
  3. Enter a unique username and password for your network.
  4. Now select the existing network you wish to extend from the Wi-Fi network lists.
  5. Tick the ‘same with Parent AP SSID/ password’ to copy ASUS RP – AC1900’s SSID and password for your extender network. You also have the option of setting a unique SSID and password for your extender network. Click on Apply. This completes your Asus Rp Ac1900 Setup via router asus com.

SETUP ASUS RP-AC1900 as AiMesh node

Mesh WiFi system is possibly the best choice in the market as they improve the WiFi coverage multiple times. ASUS AiMesh lets you pick your device instead of buying another entire system. It helps you to connect automatically to the faster WiFi network.

It has a roaming assistant feature that steers your device to a fast AiMesh node. It also combines 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz connections to connect your device to the best band. Generally, ASUS AiMesh routers have 4 Ethernet LAN ports on it. The setup of RP- AC1900 as AiMesh node is easy with a mobile app and web browser both.

RP-AC1900 as AiMesh node SETUP via ASUS router app

  • Firstly download the ASUS router app from Google Play or Apple store.
  • Search the network name of your AiMesh router (SSID) to connect.
  • You will find the default SSID name on the label present at the back of your router.
  • Go to more and tap AiMesh to get started.
  • Now the node is searched automatically. Click on add to add the node to the AiMesh system.
  • Place the router close while synchronizing for the first time.
  • A message will appear once synchronization is done.
  • Finally, Setup is complete.
AiMesh node

ASUS RP-AC1900 as AiMesh node SETUP via web browser

  • First of all connect your PC to the AiMesh router with the cable. Turn off your Wi-Fi and connect the AiMesh router with the PC with Ethernet cable.
  • AiMesh node SETUP

  • Open any web browser and you will be redirected to the setup wizard. If not then open http://router.asus.com in the browser.
  • Go to the Network map page and select the AiMesh icon. Now search for your extending node.
  • Now it will automatically search the node. Click on “Add” to add the Mesh node to the AiMesh system.
  • Place the router close while synchronizing for the first time.
  • Lastly, on completion of the synchronisation a message will flash on your screen.

If you want to use WiFi instead of a network cable to connect AiMesh router and PC, then search the network name of your router on your PC and connect it. The default name of the network is given on the label present at the back of your router.

FAQs

How to Setup AiMesh node (RP-AC1900) with a ethernet connection (Ethernet backhaul)?

ASUS RP- AC1900 AiMesh supports both wired and wireless connections between AiMesh router and node. Therefore, it maximizes the stability and throughput of the system. It also analyzes the wireless signal strength for each frequency band and automatically determines which connection (ethernet or wireless) is best to serve.

AiMesh node (RP-AC1900) with wired connection SETUP via Wi-Fi
  1. First and foremost connect Ethernet cable with the LAN port of the router to the WAN port of the AiMesh node. The system will automatically select the best path (ethernet or wireless) for data transmission.
  2. If you wish to keep ethernet connection manually between the router and node, open the web browser and type http://router.asus.com.
  3. Now go to network maps and click on the AiMesh Icon. You can find the node list on the right side of the page.
  4. Click on the node picture and then click more config. Select connection priority and then Ethernet.