Linksys Router Velop Setup
- Linksys Router Velop Setup
Linksys Router Velop Setup
The Linksys Velop is a mesh-style router system that can turn a significant ground into a Wireless playhouse, and the Velop routers have a far-reaching network range that helps in delivering high-speed data through every corner.
At an average range, the mesh-router is tested among networks and is considered a top favorite among the other mesh router Wi-Fi systems.
The Velop mesh router can be expensive compared to other mesh routers, but the performance is much more fetched.
The Velop's squarish router has white tower units that are 7.5 inches tall and 3 inches deep and wide compared to the other routers.
The Velop routers are easily hidden considering the size and have an exciting design to look up to.
Each Velop tower has a single LED that lights blue, which indicates that the connection is stable and is working correctly.
The LED will turn yellow when the connection is lost, or there is no internet connection.
You can download the Linksys Mobile App to be up and running in minutes for a quick, easy installation.
It helps you know your networks and keeps them protected and also limits internet usage with parental controls.
The Velop nodes in the Mesh router can be connected with the help of the Ethernet cables. The wiring cables are connected together so that they can increase the range and speed of the Velop system.
The Velop routers can help in reducing the risk of wireless connection interference.
Once you have set up the Velop router, you can go ahead and connect the wireless nodes in the router using the Ethernet cables. The nodes in the router will be switched to the wired connection.
Follow the directions given below to set up the Netgear Velop router (Wired):
Downloading the Linksys app:
The first step is to download the Linksys mobile application to your Android or iOS device.
Open the Google Play Store app, type Linksys in the search bar, tap the search button.
You will see the search result for Linksys. Tap the download button beside the Linksys app.
Launch the iOS device and open the app store.
When the app store opens, type Linksys in the search bar and the search button.
The search will open the Linksys application, tap the Get button.
The iOS device will prompt you to enter the Apple password to make changes to your device.
Once you have entered the password, the download will start, and the application will be downloaded to your iOS device.
Once the application is downloaded either on your mobile device, run the application.
When the app opens, you will find a prompt that reads : "Have a new Linksys product? Launch Setup."
Tap the Launch button.
You will now be prompted to turn on the Bluetooth for the initial setup.
Tap the button to turn on Bluetooth.
The Terms and conditions screen will now appear; Scroll to the last and tap Agree.
The setup page will now look for the nearby Node through the Bluetooth interface.
The screen will show the message "Looking for nearby devices."
Once your Node is found on the screen, tap the Next button.
You can also manually select your Node if the app does not detect any. You will see the message "What are you Setting Up."
Select the Velop mesh Wi-Fi router and proceed to the next step.
The Setup page will now check for the Internet.
Once the application detects the Internet, you will be prompted to create a new Linksys account.
Enter the email ID in the email address field.
Enter the password in the password field and tap Create Account button.
The setup procedure will now begin, and the procedure will take up to 1 minute.
Once the linking is done, the LED will glow blue indicating the connection.
The setup page will now create login access, which will further take a minute.
You can now personalize the Wi-Fi network by giving a name for your Wi-Fi network in the appropriate field.
Enter the Wi-Fi password and tap the Next button.
The Linksys application will now run the configuration and set the connection to your Velop network.
You can now name the Node for the different fields given below and then tap the Next button.
Once the procedures above are complete, you will see the message, that reads, "Success! You've set up a node!", tap the Next button.
The Node will now perform a firmware check to see if the device is up-to-date.
If the Node finds an update, the Linksys will download the update automatically.
The final message will read, "Your Wi-Fi is Ready."