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Should Wi-Fi extenders be put in the open?

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I've got a NETGEAR AC1200 Wi-Fi Extender, which I use in the back of the house. Back there I've got a Roku, which connects to that AC1200 Wi-Fi Extender. We keep the AC1200 Wi-Fi Extender in the wooden cabinet of the headstand above our heads. We do that because the AC1200 Wi-Fi Extender has blinking lights which interfere with my wife's ability to sleep.

What I'm wondering about is if Wi-Fi extenders should be kept in the open, especially with the warm summer months coming on?

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If possible, it is best to keep WiFi devices out of enclosures to get the best signal. If it is functioning properly and not getting too warm now, I don't think the summer months will drive it up too much. Many network devices give you the option of turning off the lights.

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