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Overview of the Linksys Mesh router dashboard

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The dashboard provides a snapshot of your Linksys Mesh router.  It displays the number of devices connected to your network and also shows you if any devices are configured with Parental Controls or Device Prioritization.


To access the Linksys Mesh router dashboard, log in to the Linksys app using your Linksys server account for remote access or your router's administrator password for local connection.  For instructions, click here.
 


iOS

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The table below shows the dashboard of your Linksys Mesh router when using an iOS device.

 
DashboardDescription
Wi-Fi name and internet connection status
The status of your internet connection appears under your Wi-Fi name.  It will show whether you are ONLINE or OFFLINE.

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DEVICES and ROUTERS
The DEVICES section displays the total number of clients that are currently connected to your network.  Tap on DEVICES to manage your Device list.

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The ROUTERS section displays the total number of routers and nodes connected to your network.  If your network is offline, a red alert box will appear.  If the internet status shows ONLINE but the router shows a red alert box, this means one of your child nodes is offline.  Tap on the router image to go to the Network Administration page.

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NOTE:  The dashboard can also display if the router is in BRIDGE MODE.

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Internet Speed
Tap on Go to run a speed test.

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Last Five Connections
This section displays the last five clients that have connected to the network.  It shows whether these are online or offline, which radio band they have connected, which router or node they have connected, and the signal strength.

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Parental Controls
Tap on Parental Controls to configure it.

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Once configured, it will display the total number of clients that are configured with Parental Controls.

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Guest Network
Tap on Guest Network to configure it.

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Share Wi-Fi
Tap on Share Wi-Fi to share your Wi-Fi credentials via text, email or copy to template.

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Internet Slow?
Does your internet seem slow? Tap on Internet Slow? for suggestions in improving your connection.

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For more help, you may tap on Contact us.

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Give Feedback
Tap on Give Feedback for feedbacks and suggestions.

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The table below shows the dashboard of your Linksys Mesh router when using an Android device.

 
DashboardDescription
Internet
The Internet icon displays if the router is online or offline.

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Devices
The Devices section displays the total number of clients that are connected to the network.

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NOTE:  The dashboard can also display if the router is in Bridge Mode.

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Wi-Fi
The Wi-Fi displays one Wi-Fi name for your entire network.

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Tapping on the Wi-Fi name will take you to the Wi-Fi Settings screen to make the necessary changes.

Tapping on the Share User-added image icon allows you to copy the Wi-Fi name and password or to share it via text message, email or copy to template.

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Guest Access
Guest Access allows you to configure the Wi-Fi settings of your guests.
 
Toggle the switch to turn ON or OFF the Guest Access.
There is only one Guest Network name for the Guest Network.

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It is highly recommended to create a new Guest Network name, along with your custom Guest Network password that you can share with guest clients.
 
Tap on the Share User-added image icon to share the Guest Network credentials via text, email or copy to template.
Parental Controls
Tap on the plus + icon next to Parental Controls to configure it.

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When you have configured Parental Controls for your devices, the toggle switch will be on the ON position and a list of your devices will appear in the Parental Controls section.

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Toggle the switch to the OFF position to turn OFF Parental Controls for all devices.

NOTE:  If the router is in bridge mode, the Parental Controls section will be greyed out.
Device Prioritization
Tap the plus + icon next to Device Prioritization to configure it.  You can select up to three devices to prioritize.

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When Device Prioritization is configured, you will see your selected devices on the dashboard.

NOTE:  If the router is in bridge mode, the Device Prioritization section will be greyed out.
External Storage
Selected Linksys Mesh routers have an external storage port.  To know more, click here.

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