Linksys Ea6100 Smart Wi-fi Ac1200 Router Setup - Quick Steps

Linksys Ea6100 Smart Wi-fi Ac1200 Router Setup

The EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 router from Linksys comes with a dual-band setup allowing many compatible devices to connect with the 2.4GHz frequency or the 5GHz frequency. When you connect to a less congested 5GHz, you will benefit from enhanced transfer rates for transferring larger files, HD streaming, online gaming, and much more. With enhanced data transfer speeds, you have four fast Ethernet ports at the back of the router. It allows a faster, stable, and wider data connection. With the additional 2.0 USB interface, storage devices connected to the router can be accessed throughout the network. With Smart Wi-Fi, you can monitor and keep track of the home network from anywhere. The Linksys EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 router setup steps are simple.

The contents you will find in the Linksys box are:

  • Linksys EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 router
  • Quick Start Guide
  • CD-ROM with Documentation
  • Ethernet Cable
  • Power Adapter

Now, let’s see how to perform the Linksys Router Setup over a wired and wireless connection.

Let Us Now See The Steps For The Linksys EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 Router Setup.

The following things are required to proceed with the setup.

  • An updated browser (Internet Explorer 8 or above, Safari, Google Chrome, or Firefox)
  • The Linksys EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 router
  • Two Ethernet cables
  • A computer connected to the Internet

Steps for the Linksys router setup:

  • Connect the Ethernet cable to the computer and the other end of the cable to your modem. Check the Internet connection and disconnect the cable.
  • Connect the antennas to the Linksys router.
  • Remove the power cord from the packaging. 
  • Connect the plug to the power source and the pin to the back of the router.
  • Connect an Ethernet cable from the computer to the Linksys router.
  • Connect another Ethernet cable to the computer and to the router.
  • Open the browser on your computer and open the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi setup page.
  • Click the checkbox for I have read and accepted the License Terms for using this software option and click Next.
  • The Updates for your router page will open. Click the checkbox for the option Install future router updates automatically (recommended).
  • Click the Next button.
  • On the following page, enter the credentials for your wireless networks and click the Next button.
  • Enter a new password for the router. 
  • Click the Next button.
  • You will see a message saying Your router is set up!
  • Finish the setup with the help of the on-screen instructions.

You have now seen the steps for the Linksys EA6100 Smart Wi-Fi AC1200 router setup.