Replacing your old router with a Velop system

If you are setting up your Velop system to replace your router, follow the steps below.

Before you begin


  • Make sure to have an existing Linksys server account 
  • Make sure that the latest Linksys app is downloaded on your mobile device


NOTE:  Steps and images may vary depending on the operating system of your mobile device.  In most of the examples below, an iOS device is used.

Step 1:
Log in to the dashboard of the Linksys app.  If you are using an iOS device, click
 for instructions.  If you are using an Android™ device, click here.

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Step 2:
Tap on the Menu icon and select Set up a New Product.

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Step 3:
Select Create Another Network.  

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Step 4:
Tap on I'm just replacing a node in my network

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Step 5:
Tap on Got It.  

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You can now begin setting up your Velop system by following the on-screen instructions on the Linksys app until the setup is completed.

For more information in setting up your Velop system, click on the links below.