I am trying to log in to my Linksys Velop but can’t do so. If I can’t log in how can I update its firmware? Is there an alternative way to update the firmware?- Linksys Velop user.
Are you too facing trouble while doing the Linksys router login? Do you want to get rid of this situation to complete the login and get to the settings? We can help you. How? Through this very post. This post comprises the topmost fixes for similar issues that have been helpful for users like you who were facing login issues. Let’s get started without much delay now.
Let’s Fix Linksys Velop Login Issues
You ought to log in to your Linksys Velop if you wish to complete the initial setup or make any changes to its settings like updating its firmware or update the WiFi password etc. If you are unable to log in, then reaching the settings is not possible. In such a case, you should make use of the fixes that have been listed below:
Join the Right Network
Have you connected your device to the Velop’s network before logging in? If you are asking which device we are talking about then let us tell you that the PC that you are using to log in must be connected to the Velop’s network.
You can log in to your Velop only when you are connected to its network. So before anything else, check the WiFi to which the PC is connected. If it is not Velop’s SSID then disconnect from the current WiFi and join the right one, i.e. the Velop’s SSID.
Facing Trouble While Connecting to Velop’s WiFi?
Can’t connect to its WiFi network? Why don’t you make a LAN connection now? Get hold of a good LAN cable and using it make a cabled connection to the Linksys Velop’s network. Now run a browser and type the Velop’s URL and do the login to reach the user interface.
Check Linksys Velop Power Connection
If you are still not able to log in or if you can’t connect your PC to its network, then there is a possibility that the power supply to the Linksys device is not stable. Check the same now. Have a good look at the power cable and the power socket of the Linksys device now. Mend anything that looks faulty and ensure an adequate power connection to the device.
Use the Right URL or IP
Be very certain that the login URL or IP is entered correctly without any typos in it. You should check the URL entrée thoroughly and then hit the Enter key. Besides you must see to it that you are not putting to use the search bar of the browser to type the URL. Why? Because this is not a regular website. This is a local URL that works only inside a local network. Typing it in the search bar may not bear correct results. So, use the address field only.
If the login does not happen even now then you should reset your Linksys Velop to the factory settings. Use the Reset button and restore the factory settings on it. This works as the final option when no other solution works. Even if you are facing any other issue with your Linksys device like Linksys Node not connecting or very poor WiFi from Velop, then also use the Reset process as the last option when you have tried every other possible fix.
The Final Note
This way the login issue with your Linksys Velop mesh system can be fixed. Now that you are logged in, you can go ahead and update its firmware.