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FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 450E Serwis
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Integrating FRITZ!WLAN Repeater into a mesh WiFi

In the mesh WiFi, the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater automatically synchronizes itself with your FRITZ!Box and adopts all of its wireless LAN settings. The wireless networks of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater and the FRITZ!Box are then meshed to form a large wireless LAN that is centrally controlled and optimized by the FRITZ!Box.

The FRITZ!WLAN Repeater is displayed with the "Mesh enabled" symbol in the home network overview of the FRITZ!Box as soon as it is integrated in the in the mesh WiFi:

Fig.: Home network overview with FRITZ!WLAN Repeater in the mesh WiFi

Requirements

Integrating via update in the home network overview

If the latest FRITZ!OS is not installed on the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater yet, simply use your FRITZ!Box's home network overview to update it. This automatically integrates the repeater into the mesh WiFi.

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Home Network Overview" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click "Perform update" next to the picture of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.

The update procedure is concluded as soon as the message "Update successful" is displayed. Then the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater is displayed with the "Mesh enabled" symbol in the home network overview.

Integrating at the touch of a button

If FRITZ!OS 6.90 or later is already installed on the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater, you can simply integrate it into the mesh WiFi at the touch of a button:

  1. Push the and hold the connect button on your FRITZ!Box (see table) until its "WLAN" LED flashes.

    Important:For security reasons, you can only integrate your FRITZ!WLAN Repeater into the mesh WiFi by pressing the button.

    FRITZ!Box modelConnect button
    FRITZ!Box 7590 Connect
    FRITZ!Box 7580 WPS
    FRITZ!Box 7560 WLAN
    FRITZ!Box 7490 WLAN WPS
  2. Within 2 minutes: Push and hold the "WPS" button on the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater for about 1 second until its "WLAN" LED flashes.

The FRITZ!WLAN Repeater is displayed with the "Mesh enabled" symbol in the home network overview of the FRITZ!Box as soon as the process is completed.