Connecting your Android™ smartphone to the Guest network

The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi and Linksys Wi-Fi Routers have the ability to create a separate network for guests.  This feature allows your guests to connect to your wireless network without being able to access your main network.

NOTE:  In this scenario, your computers and other wireless devices have active and stable Internet connection through your router.

QUICK TIP:  Before connecting your Android™ smartphone, ensure that you have the Guest settings of your router.  To learn how, click here.

Step 1:
On your Home screen, tap the  icon.

Step 2:
Tap the  option.

Step 3:
Tap Wi-Fi settings.

IMPORTANT:   Make sure the Wi-Fi is turned ON.

Step 4:
Select your Guest network and tap the Connect button.

NOTE:  The Guest network will appear unsecured in the list of available wireless networks.  However, a login page will appear upon opening a web browser asking for your Guest password.

Step 5:
On the Log In page, enter your Guest password

Your Android™ smartphone should now be successfully connected to the Guest network and to the Internet.

QUICK TIP:  You can also check your Android™ smartphone’s Status, Security, Signal strengthLink speed and IP address by tapping on your Guest network.

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