Changing a client name using the Linksys app

Devices displays a list of your connected and offline clients.  You will be able to identify the devices, check how many are connected, verify the wireless settings, and connect Wi-Fi Protected Setup™ (WPS)-compatible devices to the network.  It allows you to edit the device name as well.  The steps below will guide you on how to do this.

NOTE:  Images may vary depending on your mobile device's operating system and Linksys app version.


Step 1:
Launch the Linksys app and log in to your Linksys cloud account.  For step-by-step instructions, click here.
Step 2:
On the dashboard, tap the Menu 
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Step 3:
Tap Devices.


Step 4:
Under Connected Devices, select a device to view its details.

NOTE:  Devices that were previously connected but are currently not in the Offline Devices section are found at the bottom of the page.



Step 5:
To update the name of the client, tap on the current device name and enter a new name. 



Step 6:
Tap Save.  The new device name will be displayed. 



NOTE:  To edit another device, repeat the procedure beginning on Step 4.

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