SOLVED : Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE

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SOLVED : Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE
SOLVED : Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE
2019-09-13 08:26:05 - last edited 2019-10-09 02:59:26
Model: TL-WA850RE  
Hardware Version:
Firmware Version:

Running tether app on Android 9, cannot find the range extender at 192.168.1.13

 

I am standing right next to it.

 

It has been configured to extend the orange livebox wifi.

 

Any ideas?

 

Thanks,

Bob

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2019-10-03 12:46:24 - last edited 2019-10-09 02:59:26

Solved! Thank you everyone!

 

This suddenly started working!

 

SOLVED !!!

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Re:Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE
2019-09-18 11:00:22

@gratefulfrog 

 

Hi Bob, below is the compatibility list of the Tether app.

https://www.tp-link.com/tether_compatibility_list/

 

Please verify whether the TL-WA850RE supports it. 

Note: Please check the hardware version first.

 

Then to detect the range extender, please ensure that you have connected your smart phone to the extender's wifi.

 

May it help and have a good day. 

 

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Re:Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE
2019-10-03 12:28:48

@gratefulfrog the V1 model of the extender (which has a green web UI) is not compatible with Tether.

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2019-10-03 12:46:24 - last edited 2019-10-09 02:59:26

Solved! Thank you everyone!

 

This suddenly started working!

 

SOLVED !!!

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Re:Tether cannot find TL-WA850RE
2019-10-09 02:58:28

@gratefulfrog 

 

Thanks for your reply, glad to hear that it works finally. Congrats. 

 

You can keep an eye on it and if you find any useful information, you can share it.

 

Good day. 

 

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