How To Do Linksys EA6500 Smart WiFi AC1750 Router Setup?

Linksys EA6500 Smart Wi-Fi AC1750 is a dual-band Wi-Fi router that comes with an advanced USB 3.0 and 2.0 ports to add external devices across a network. When it comes to wireless security features, the Linksys router has WPA/WPA2 encryption. To perform Linksys EA6500 smart Wifi AC1750 router setup, have these ready.

Things To Know

 Linksys EA6500 Smart WiFi AC1750 Router Setup

  • Ethernet cables
  • The Linksys EA 6500 Smart Wi-Fi AC1750 router
  • Installation CD
  • A computer attached to a modem
  • Connect the Ethernet cable to the computer and the other end of the cable to the modem (Just to see if you have an active internet connection).
  • Reboot the modem if you do not have access to the internet.

Steps To Setup

  • Remove the Setup or the Installation CD from the cover and place it into the CD/DVD drive of your computer.
  • The AutoPlay window will now open.
  • Click the option Set up your Linksys Router.
  • Now, the Linksys EA6500 window will open.
  • Click the checkbox for the option I have read and accepted the License terms.
  • Select a language of your preference from the language drop-down list.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and click the Next button.
  • You will see the connection screen with pictorial images. Click the Next button.
  • Now remove the power cord from the packaging, connect the plug to the main power source and to the back of the Linksys EA6500 router.
  • Connect the Ethernet cable to the computer and to any of the 4 available Ethernet ports on your Linksys EA6500 router.
  • Plug in another Ethernet cable to one of the Ethernet port on the modem and to the Internet port on the Linksys EA6500 router.
  • Check the connections between the modem, router, and computer.
  • Click the Next button on the Linksys page.
  • In the Linksys Router Settings page, enter a Wi-Fi Name (SSID) and a protective password in the respective fields. Now, click the Next button.
  • You will now see the message “We are now setting up your router.” Wait for a couple of minutes.
  • Once the detection is complete, you will be open to the Linksys Router Settings page.
  • Click the Next button.
  • You will see a Finishing Setup window.
  • When the connection is established, you will see the Congratulations! message.
  • Click the Close button and now you have successfully done the Linksys EA6500 smart Wifi AC1750 router setup.

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