Changing the Wi-Fi Settings of your Tri-Band router using the Linksys cloud account
Changing the Wi-Fi Settings of your Linksys Tri-Band router can be done using your Linksys cloud account. To establish a unique and secure network, it is important to change the basic Wi-Fi Settings of your router.
- Changing your Wi-Fi Settings will disconnect all devices from your router until you reconnect them using the new settings. To learn how, click here.
- Steps and images may vary depending on the model of your Tri-Band router. On the steps below, the Linksys EA8250 Max-Stream AC2150 MU-MIMO Tri-Band WiFi 5 Router is used as an example.
Access your Linksys cloud account. For instructions, click here.
NOTE: If you haven’t set up a Linksys cloud account, click here or log in using the default IP address of the router which is 192.168.1.1.
Click Wi-Fi Settings.
Under the Wireless sub-tab, you can now modify the Wi-Fi Settings that you want to set up on your Linksys Tri-Band router.
NOTE: The All band steering is enabled by default. Select either the 5 GHz band steering or the Off option to view or edit individual configuration settings for your network. To learn more about Band Steering, click here.
Click the Apply or Ok button then click Yes on the Disconnect Warning window.
You should now have successfully changed the Wi-Fi Settings of your Linksys Tri-Band router.