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How to display and remove the tools on the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage

You can easily manage your network settings and devices by displaying and removing your frequently used Smart Wi-Fi Tools on your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage.  To do this, follow the steps below:

Displaying the tools
Removing the tools

 

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Displaying the tools

Step 1:
Log in to your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Account.  To learn how, click here.

Step 2:
In the Smart Wi-Fi Tools section of the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi page, select the tool that you want to display on the homepage.  In the example below, the Device List Tool is selected.


NOTE:  Device List is displayed as Network Map Tool among Linksys EA8500, EA9200, WRT1200AC, WRT1900AC, and WRT1900AC v2.  External Storage is displayed as USB Storage among older firmware versions of Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Routers.

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Step 3:
On the Device List window, check the box that says Show widget on the homepage and click Ok.

The Device List Tool will now display on your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage.

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NOTE:  Repeat Steps 1-3 if you need to add more tools on the homepage.

You can also drag and drop the tool to reposition them in your homepage.


 

Removing the tools

There are two (2) ways to remove a tool from the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage:

Option 1:  Clicking on the  button.

Step 1:
On the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage, look for the tool that you want to remove.

Step 2:
Click the  button on the top-right section of the tool.

Option 2:  Unchecking the Show widget on the homepage option on the homepage option.

Step 1:
In the Smart Wi-Fi Tools section, click on the tool that you want to remove.  In the example below, the Guest Access Tool is selected.

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Step 2:
In the new window that appears, uncheck the box that says Show widget on the homepage and click Ok.

The tool will now be removed from the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi homepage.

NOTE:  The Network Status and Linksys Home Networking Tools are displayed by default on the homepage.  Removing them is not possible.


Related Articles:

What are the benefits of using a Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Account?
Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Frequently Asked Questions
Overview of the Linksys Smart Wi-Fi
Linksys Smart Wi-Fi system requirements

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