Configuring Guest Access for Linksys Intelligent Mesh

The Linksys Intelligent Mesh WiFi System has a Guest Access feature that allows you to share your internet connection to guests.  With it, guests can go online but can’t see or access other connected devices and files in the network. 

This article will give you a step-by-step guide on how to properly configure the Guest Access feature.

 

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

Step 2:
On the Dashboard, tap the Menu icon on the upper-left corner.

 
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Step 3:
On your iOS device, tap Guest Network.  On your Android device, tap Guest Access

 
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Step 4:
Toggle the switch to the ON position to enable Guest Access.  Create your preferred Wi-Fi Name and Wi-Fi Password then tap Save.

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IMPORTANT:  For better security, it is highly recommended that you customize the Guest WiFi name and password.
 
Step 5:
Tap sf224176-006_en_v10.png to share your settings.  You can Copy or send it via text message or email. 

The Guest Access feature on your node should now be properly configured and ready for connection.  To know more on how to connect specific devices to your guest WiFi, click on the links below:
 
Android™ smartphone
iPad®
iPhone®
Windows® / OS X®
 

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