FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 1160 Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 1160 Service

Opening the user interface of FRITZ!WLAN Repeater

You can easily open the user interface of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater on all computers, smartphones, or tablets in the home network by entering the address http://fritz.repeater in a web browser. Then you can configure all of the functions and view detailed information about the product, your access, and connections in the user interface.

Please note:

  • You can either enter http://fritz.repeater or the IP address (http://192.168.178.2 in the factory settings) to open the user interface.
  • Always enter the complete address http://fritz.repeater. If you do not include "http://" in the address, the web browser may start a web search instead of opening the user interface.

    Fig.: Entering the complete address for the user interface in the address field of the web browser

  • If you connected the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater with a FRITZ!Box, you can also simply use the FRITZ!Box's home network overview to open the user interface.

    Fig.: The user interface of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater opens when its name is clicked on