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Installing the Linksys app on your Android™ device via the Google Play™ Store and Google Play™ Website

The Linksys app is a free mobile application that allows you to securely access your home network, router features, settings and configuration from a mobile device connected to your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router.  This article will guide you on how to properly install the app via Google Play™ Store and Google Play™ website.

To learn how to download and install Linksys app for your Apple® devices, click
here

Basic requirements for installation:

•    Active Internet connection
•    Android™ 4.0.3 and later 
•    Active Gmail™ or Google Play™ Store Account

 

Google Play Store
Google Play website

NOTE:  This app only works with Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Routers and Linksys Velop. 

Google Play Store

Step 1:
Tap the User-added image icon on your device’s navigation menu. 

Step 2:
Sign in using your active Gmail or Google Play Store Account and follow the on-screen instructions. 

Step 3:
Tap the search bar, enter “linksys app” and then tap the search icon.
 

User-added image


Step 4:
Select the Linksys app installer.

 

User-added image


Step 5:
Tap INSTALL and wait for the app to download completely.
 

User-added image


Once finished, tap User-added image or look for the Linksys app icon on your device’s navigation menu to utilize it.


Google Play website


Step 1:
On your web browser, access the Google Play website or enter “http://play.google.com/store”  in the Address bar.

Step 2:
Click the User-added image button located at the upper-right corner of the website.

Step 3:
Enter the Email Address that you have associated with your Android device then click Next.

User-added image


NOTE:  To use this feature, you must create and associate your Email Address to your device.  You can refer to your device’s user manual for information about how this process works.

Step 4:
Enter your Password then click Sign in

 

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Step 5:
Search for “linksys app” in the Google Play website. 

Step 6:
Select the Linksys app installer.

 

User-added image


Step 7:
Click Install.

 

User-added image

 

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IMPORTANT:  Make sure that your Android device is connected to the Internet before proceeding with the installation. 

Step 8:
You will be notified that the Linksys app will be installed on your device soon.  Then, click OK.

 

User-added image


NOTE:  This will initiate the installation of Linksys app on your device.

Step 9:
Check your mobile device.  The installation is complete when this icon User-added image is displayed on the upper-left corner of your device’s screen.

 

To confirm if the installation is successful, the Linksys app icon should appear in your device’s navigation menu.

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