One of the most amazing features of using a Linksys Velop WiFi router is the “Linksys Velop bridge mode”. When you configure the router in bridge mode, it allow you extend your existing WiFi network range to far corner of your house. Bear in mind, all the devices accessing your router’s SSID will be operating on the same network. When you set up your router in the bridge mode, you will not have the separate SSID. Got it?
Now, you might be wondering how to do Linksys bridge mode setup, right? Well, wonder no more and take a walk through this post. Here, we have provided all the possible instructions that are needed for the process. Hence, stick to reading to rack up success.
Steps to Set Up Linksys Bridge Mode
In the first place, we suggest you read the instructions first. And, once you understood them all, simply apply them to complete the process.
Step 1: First things first, download the Linksys app on your smartphone. You can get the app easily on Play Store. Make sure that you are accessing the router’s SSID.
Step 2: After downloading and installing the app, sign in it using valid login credentials.
Step 3: Locate and tap on Menu and thereafter, you have to select the “Advanced Setting” option.
Step 4: Look for “Internet Settings”. And, once you find it, select it and you will see the “Bridge Mode” option appearing on your smartphone home screen.
Step 5: You need to tap on “Bridge Mode” and then tap on “Save”.
Step 6: Now, tap on “Enable Linksys Velop Bridge Mode” and wait for a few seconds will the device saving the settings.
What happened? Unable to see the Velop’s bridge mode option? If so, then make sure to have good internet connection and update the Velop’s app to the latest version. And, if even after updating the app, you’re still facing issues enabling Bridge mode, then ensure to:
- Update the device’s software as well. One you are using to access the Linksys Velop app.
- Make some space on the device. Chances are there are some unwanted and unnecessary data stored in the form of cache on your device and that is not allowing the Linksys Velop app to work. Simply wipe the junk off!
- Restart your smartphone.
- Try to access the app again. We hope that this time you will get success for sure.
And, there you are! You have successfully set up the Velop in bridge mode! Your WiFi range is increased now! You can connect as many devices to your router’s WiFi and enjoy continuous internet connectivity all over your house.
You can also add Linksys WiFi range extender to your Linksys Velop. But, first you need to do Linksys extender setup prior to pairing it with the Velop router.
The Last Words
Linksys Velop bridge mode is one of the amazing features of Linksys Velop router. Although the process of initiating the process can be a bit complicated for newbies, however, the instructions provided here can be helpful.
With that, we are about to conclude our blog now. Anticipating that you enjoy reading this piece of writing and find the instructions easy-to-execute! On the off chance, you get stuck at any step, get in touch with our professionals right away.