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Undeniably, Airport Extreme has established its unique and exclusive brand name in the industry. With its amazing services and outstanding features, it has won millions of hearts and has created its own fan base. However, most of us have heard about the immensely popular and acknowledged Airport Extreme Bridge Mode. If yes, then let's try to understand the actual features of Bridge Mode. Basically, the main purpose of Bridge Mode is that it eventually turns off the routing internet section of the Airport without creating any fuss in any other features, including Wi-Fi, Printer Sharing, Time Machine Support, or Disk Sharing. Here in this blog, you can check out the ways to setup and configure Apple Airport Extreme Bridge Mode. Read the steps to know more.

How to Setup Airport Extreme Bridge Mode?

To set up Airport Extreme Bridge Mode, you are supposed to follow a few important steps such as:

  • At first, you must unplug all the network cables
  • Then, make sure you do reset it
  • Now, plug in the Ethernet Cable from your PC into the ports
  • Now you can easily configure with the help of Wi-Fi
  • Now, you must launch the Airport Utility on Mac
  • Airport Router will be listed in the upper left corner
  • If it doesn't connect, make sure you try to connect it manually
  • Towards the bottom of the Window, you are supposed to click on the Manual Setup button
  • Now click on the internet icon
  • After that, you must click on the ‘connection sharing.'
  • Set it to ‘Distribute a range of IP Addresses' or ‘Share a Public IP Address.'

This is the way to proceed with bridge mode airport extreme setup steps. However, there are ways to configure it as well. If you wish to change Airport Extreme in bridge mode, you are supposed to follow a few important steps of configuration.

  • Click on the Airport Icon
  • Now, reset the Airport
  • Then Rename the Base Station
  • After that, you must create a strong Airport Extreme Password
  • Now, if you wish to connect any printer or disk, click on its tab
  • Once the processing of changes is done, you are supposed to click on the ‘update' button, which will be located at the lower right corner
  • This will automatically restart your Airport Base Station
  • The indicator will turn green

These are the steps one must follow for configuration. Undoubtedly, the astounding features like Bridge Mode or new and exclusive Airport Firmware Updates are the reason behind the emerging popularity and usage of Airport Extreme.



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