This article will give you instructions on how to disable the Smart Connect feature using the Linksys app.
On your mobile device, tap the Linksys app icon.
Log in to your Linksys cloud account. For instructions, click here.
On the Dashboard, tap the Menu icon (three bars).
Tap on Wi-Fi Settings.
Toggle the switch to the left to disable the Smart Connect feature of your router. If you wish to enable it, just toggle the switch to the right.
NOTE: If Smart Connect is disabled, all three (3) bands will display. You may need to configure each accordingly.
Tap on Save to apply the changes.
You have now disabled the Smart Connect feature of your router using the Linksys app.