Linksyssmartwifi – Setup guide for linksyssmartwifi.com

Can’t connect to Linksys smart Wifi?

The web domain www.linksyssmartwifi.com is Linksys routers to login. Also, the users can login using their default IP addresses specific to their routers but most users do not know how or where to find the default IP address for their routers. The default IP addresses may be 192.168.1.1 but it can be different for some routers. Linksys routers now come pre-configured to use www.linksyssmartwifi.com instead of the default IP addresses. The router recognizes the web domain name and translates it to the default IP address specific to the router. Consequently, it reroutes the user directly to the login page of the router. Thus, the login process is made easier for the user to login to their router.

Starting with your Linksys router

Firstly, the Linksys routers need to be setup and logged in using linksyssmartwifi in order for the user to gain access to the advanced features of the router. This way, the user can customize their network suitable to their needs, configure their router, monitor their network and even repair it.

Here, we will show you how to setup and login to the Linksys routers using www.linksyssmartwifi.com, to reset the router and to change the username and password for the Linksys router.

Troubleshooting steps to setup and login to the Linksys router. (Cant connect to Linksys Smart Wifi? – Solved)

  • Firstly, connect the Ethernet cable from the desktop computer to any of the four internet ports of the Linksys router.
  • Now, connect the Ethernet cable from the modem to the WAN port located at the back of the Linksys router.
  • Double check all the connections made properly.
  • Now, switch off all the devices and then turn them on after a couple of seconds.
  • Open any internet browser on the same device that is hardwired to the Linksys router. Type www.linksyssmartwifi.com in the address bar and press enter.
  • The user can also login using the default ip address i.e. 192.168.1.1 instead of linksyssmartwifi.
linksyssmartwifi setup
  • Now, the user will then be prompted to enter the default credentials regarding the Linksys router. The default username and password is “admin” for most of the Linksys routers. The username and password are case sensitive.
  • Once the user has successfully logged into their router, the web based interface will appear. Now, the user will have successfully setup and logged in to their network.
  • In addition, the user can further configure their network as they desire with the help of www.linksyssmartwifi.com.

Conclusion: After successfully setup and logged into their router’s network using linksyssmartwifi, the user can further configure and gain access to the advanced features of the router. With the help of these features, the user can personalize their network that is most suitable to their needs.

Troubleshooting steps to reset the Linksys router. (How to reset Linksys router)

  • The reset button is located at the back of the router within a very small hole. It might be labeled as reset or restore factory settings. The name may vary depending on the model of the Linksys router.
Linksys router reset
  • Press and hold the reset button using a small pin for about ten seconds. Release the reset button after ten seconds.
  • Once the power light becomes green/white and stable, the router will have been restored to its factory settings.

Once the router has been reset, all the personalized settings of the user will be deleted. This process cannot be undone. Furthermore, the user can then login using linksyssmartwifi and customize their settings once again.

Some important things to keep in mind while resetting the router:

  • Do not unplug the router from its power source as it can damage the firmware of the router.

Troubleshooting steps to change the username and password for the Linksys router:

  • Firstly, open any internet browser and type www.linksyssmartwifi.com in the address bar. Press enter.
  • The web based interface will appear prompting the user for the default credentials regarding the Linksys router. The default username and password is “admin” for most of the Linksys routers. The username and password are case sensitive.
  • Alternatively, the user can type in the default IP addresses in case www.linksyssmartwifi.com for the router as well. The default IP addresses for most of the Linksys routers are either 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1.
linksys username password change
  • Once the user has successfully logged in to the router, the linksyssmartwifi Dashboard will appear.
  • There, the user will see the Administration option. Click on it.
  • Now go to the Management tab. There, the user will see the Network Name (SSID) and the Network Key (passphrase) option.
  • In the respective fields provided, the user can enter the new desired information in the respective fields provided.
  • After entering the desired information, click the Save button to save the settings.

Once the user has successfully changed the username and password, the user can reconnect all their devices using the new information using linksyssmartwifi.

Some important things to keep in mind while changing the username and password for the Linksys router:

  • Do not enter any sensitive information within the username as the username is still visible to nearby devices. Any unauthorized user can guess the password and gain access to the user’s network.
  • Make sure that the password strength is strong.
  • Do not share the password with everyone.

Troubleshooting steps to update the firmware for the Linksys router:

  • Firstly, download the latest firmware for the Linksys router from the Linksys Support Site. Save it to the desired location on the device that is connected to the network.
  • Now, open any internet browser and type www.linksyssmartwifi.com in the address bar. The Linksys admin login page will appear.
  • The user will be prompted to enter the default information. The default username and password is “admin” for most of the Linksys routers. The username and password are case sensitive.
linksys firmware update

  • Once the user has successfully logged in to the router, the user will see the ADVANCED option.
  • Click the Administration option under the ADVANCED tab in the linksyssmartwifi admin tab.
  • The user will see the Firmware Update or Router Update option.
  • Click Browse to locate the previously downloaded file and upload it.
  • The firmware update process will begin.

Conclusion: The firmware will take a few minutes to update. Once the update has completed, the user must reboot the router to implement the changes. Once the firmware has been updated, the user can login to their router using linksyssmartwifi again.

Some important things to keep in mind while updating the firmware of the Linksys router:

  • Do not interrupt the update process as it can damage the firmware of the router.
  • Don’t download the firmware for the Linksys router from any third party websites as it can contain some malicious content.
  • Do not turn off the router during the firmware update as it can damage the router and may even render the router unusable.

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