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How to access an EasyMesh child node using the Linksys Dual-Band WiFi Router

It is highly recommended not to change anything on a child node.  If you decide to change any of the settings, the changes should be made on the parent node.  You can access the child node for the following reasons:
 
  • Check the firmware version
  • Manual firmware update
  • Check or update the Time Zone settings

Follow the instructions below to access the child node.
 
Step 1:
Log in to the web interface of the Linksys Dual-Band WiFi Router you have set as the parent node.  For instructions, click here.

Step 2:
Click on the Configuration tab.

Step 3:
Click on Wi-Fi > Basic Wireless Settings.

Step 4:
Click on Mesh information.

 
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Step 5:
Look up the name of the child node you want to access and take note of the IP address.  Make sure you know the name you gave it during setup.  In the example below, the child node is named Living room and the IP address is 192.168.10.149.

 
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Step 6:
Open another tab on the browser and enter the IP address of the child node which is https://x.x.x.x/CA.  In the given example, the IP address is https://192.168.10.149/CA.  When prompted for the password, enter the admin password of the parent node.

You have now successfully accessed the child node.  To manually update the firmware of the child node, click here
 

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