FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 310 Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 310 Service

Setting up a wireless connection to the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater

Connect any wireless devices to the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (WiFi) so they can access your home network and the internet. To do so, set up the wireless connection on each device just once as described here. The wireless device then establishes the connection automatically.

1 Determining the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless settings

When setting up the repeater, it adopts the wireless router's wireless settings. The following step is only necessary if you changed the repeater's wireless settings:

  1. Click "Wireless" ("WLAN") in the user interface of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.
  2. Click "Radio Network" in the "Wireless" ("WLAN") menu.
  3. Make note of the name of the wireless network (SSID).
  4. Click "Security" in the "Wireless" ("WLAN") menu.
  5. Make note of the network key.

2 Establishing a wireless connection to FRITZ!WLAN Repeater

Windows 10

  1. Click "Start" and then "Settings" in the Windows task bar.
  2. Click "Network and Internet" and then "Wi-Fi" in the "Settings" menu.
  3. In the list of available connections, click the one that displays the name of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (SSID) and then "Connect".
  4. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the field "Enter the network security key" and click "Next".

Now the wireless connection is established.

Windows 8

  1. Press the keyboard shortcut Windows key + C.
    • The Windows sidebar now opens.
  2. Click "Settings" and then the wireless icon in the Windows sidebar.
  3. In the list of available connections, click the one that displays the name of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (SSID) and then "Connect".
  4. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the field "Enter the network security key" and click "Next".
  5. Select the answer "Yes, turn on sharing and connect to devices".

Now the wireless connection is established and the field strength is displayed by the wireless icon .

Windows 7

  1. Click the wireless icon in the notification area of the Windows taskbar (Systray).
  2. In the list of available connections, click the one that displays the name of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (SSID) and then "Connect".
  3. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the "Security key" field and click "OK".

Now the wireless connection is established and the field strength is displayed by the wireless icon .

Apple macOS

  1. Click the wireless icon in the upper corner of your screen in the menu bar (see figure).

    Fig.: No connection to a wireless network

  2. Select the name of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (SSID) from the context menu.
  3. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the "Password" field and click "OK".

Now the wireless connection is established and the field strength is displayed by the wireless icon.

Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch)

  1. Tap "Settings" on the home screen.
  2. Tap "Wi-Fi" in the "Settings" menu.
  3. If wireless LAN is turned off, tap the "On / Off" icon.
  4. Under "Choose a network..." tap the name of the wireless network (SSID) of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.
  5. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the "Password" field and tap "Join".

Now the wireless connection is established and the wireless icon is displayed in the status bar next to the clock.

Android (for example Google Nexus, Samsung Galaxy)

Note:You can also use FRITZ!App WLAN to easily connect your Android device to the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater and have FRITZ!App WLAN display useful information about your wireless connection.

  1. Tap the "Settings" icon on the home screen of the Android device.
  2. Tap "Wi-Fi" in the "Settings" menu.
  3. If wireless LAN is turned off, tap the "OFF" icon next to the "Wi-Fi" option to enable wireless LAN.
  4. Tap the connection that displays the wireless network name (SSID) of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.
  5. Enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key in the "Password" field and tap "Connect".

Now the wireless connection is established.

Linux and other operating systems or devices (for example NAS systems, network printer)

  1. Use your wireless device to search for wireless networks in the vicinity.

    Note:You can find instructions on establishing wireless connections in the manual, or consult the manufacturer of the wireless device directly.

  2. Select the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's wireless network (SSID) and enter the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater's network key if you are asked to do so.

Now the wireless connection is established.