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Enabling or disabling the Smart Connect feature on the Linksys EA9200 and EA9500

The Linksys EA9200 and EA9500 come with a Smart Connect feature which gives the router the capacity, flexibility, and intelligence to assign each device to the 5 GHz Wi-Fi band where it can connect at its maximum possible speed.
 
This article will provide you the instructions on how to enable or disable the Smart Connect feature on your router.

Step 1:
Access your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Account.  For instructions, click here.

Step 2:
Click Wireless.
 

 
Step 3:
Under the Wireless tab, click on the radio button for 5 GHz band steering or Off to disable the Smart Connect feature.

 
NOTE:  By default the 5 GHz band steering is ON.

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