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Overview of the Advanced Settings on the Linksys app

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The Advanced Settings feature allows you to configure the Internet Settings, Port Settings, Wi-Fi MAC Filters and Local Network Settings of your Velop Network using the Linksys app.  This article gives you an overview of the Advanced Settings on the Linksys app.

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Internet Settings

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SettingDescription
Connection TypeTap to change the Connection Type.  Options include DHCP,
Static IP, PPPoE, PPTP, L2TP and Bridge Mode.

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iPv6Tap to change the iPv6 setting.  Options include Automatic,
PPPoE and Passthrough.


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Additional SettingsTap to change the MTU size or clone the MAC address.

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Port Settings


Use the Port Settings screen to add rules to send traffic from specific ports or ranges of ports to specific connected devices.  You can also configure your Velop to remember which ports a device uses to send data, so data returning through that port is sent to that device.

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SettingDescription
Single Port ForwardingTap to configure Single Port Forwarding, edit existing rules, disable a rule or delete a rule.

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NOTE:  All three sections under Port settings will have an option to Add a Rule.


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Port Range ForwardingTap to configure Port Range Forwarding, edit existing rules, disable a rule or delete a rule.

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Port Range
Triggering
Configure Port Range Triggering in the section shown below.
 

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Wi-Fi MAC Filters

Tap to configure the Wi-Fi MAC Filter feature of your device.

 
SettingDescription
Wi-Fi MAC FiltersTap to change the Wi-Fi MAC Filter Status.

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If the Off option is not selected, enabling the Wi-Fi MAC Filters would either function as Allow Access or Deny Access.

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Local Network Settings

Configure the local network settings of your Velop network.

 
SettingDescription
Router Details and
DHCP Server
Under Router Details, change the IP address settings of your Velop network.

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Change the DHCP Server settings of your Velop network.


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DNS SettingsChange the DNS settings of your Velop network. By default, Auto is selected. 

Tap to select Manual and scroll down to make the necessary DNS changes.
 

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