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Changing your Velop admin password



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Velop
 is an Intelligent Mesh WiFi System that is made up of modular nodes, which work seamlessly together to fit the needs of any home and deliver flawless Wi-Fi wherever you want it.  The family of nodes comes in various sizes that work perfectly together and are beautifully designed to blend in any environment, making it easy to customize the best Wi-Fi solution that’s right for you, regardless of your home shape, size or wherever your internet comes in.  And, with superior tri-band performance and Intelligent Mesh™ technology that adapts your Wi-Fi needs, you’ll always be on the fastest path to the internet.


This article will help you change your Velop admin password.  If you want to change the password of your Linksys cloud account using the Linksys app, click here.
 
During setup, Velop creates a secured system-generated admin password (this secured password is not visible).  You must change this password to log in locally. 
 

Changing the admin password through the Linksys app
Changing the admin password through the web interface

Directions

Changing the admin password through the Linksys app
 
Step 1:
Launch the Linksys app.
 
Step 2:
Tap Log in.
 
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Step 3:
Enter your Linksys cloud account credentials and tap Log in to access the dashboard.
 
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NOTE:  If you are unable to log in to the cloud or if the cloud happens to be down, you will need to recover your admin password.  Click here for instructions on how to recover your admin password.
 
Step 4:           
Tap the Menu User-added image icon on the dashboard.
 
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Step 5:                    
Tap Velop Administration.
 
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Step 6:                    
Tap Change Velop Password and Hint.
 
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Step 7:                        
Enter your new password in the field.  You can also create an optional password hint.
 
Step 8:                        
Tap Save.
 
QUICK TIP:  An automated email will be sent announcing the admin password change. 
 
You should now have changed your Velop admin password.


Changing the admin password through the web interface
 
Step 1: 
Open a web browser to access the Velop’s web interface.  For instructions, click here
 
Step 2: 
Click Connectivity under Router Settings.
 
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Step 3: 
On the Basic tab, click Edit next to Admin Password and enter your preferred password.  You can also add an optional Password hint.
 
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Step 4: 
Click the User-added image button to save the changes.
 
You should now have changed your Velop admin password.


Related Article:


Customizing the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi bands on your Velop

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