How to Change WiFi in Wyze App
The Wyze App is a powerful tool that allows you to control and manage your Wyze devices, such as cameras and smart plugs, from your smartphone. However, if you’ve recently changed your WiFi network or router, you may need to update the WiFi settings in the Wyze App to ensure your devices stay connected. In this article, we will guide you through the process of changing WiFi in the Wyze App and answer some frequently asked questions.
Step 1: Open the Wyze App
To begin, open the Wyze App on your smartphone. Ensure that you are logged in with the same account used to set up your Wyze devices.
Step 2: Access Device Settings
Once you are in the Wyze App, tap on the device you wish to update the WiFi settings for. This will take you to the device’s settings page.
Step 3: Change Device WiFi
On the device settings page, locate the “WiFi Settings” option. Tap on it to access the WiFi settings for that particular device.
Step 4: Disconnect from Current WiFi
In the WiFi settings, you will find an option to disconnect the device from the current WiFi network. Tap on this option to disconnect the device.
Step 5: Connect to New WiFi
After disconnecting, you will see an option to connect the device to a new WiFi network. Tap on this option and select your new WiFi network from the available list.
Step 6: Enter WiFi Password
Once you have selected your new WiFi network, you will be prompted to enter the WiFi password. Type in the correct password and tap on “Connect” or “Save” to continue.
Step 7: Reconnect Device
After entering the WiFi password, the device will attempt to connect to the new WiFi network. Wait for a few seconds until the device successfully reconnects.
Step 8: Confirm Connection
Once the device has reconnected to the new WiFi network, you will see a confirmation message on the screen. This indicates that the WiFi settings have been successfully changed.
Q: Can I change the WiFi settings for multiple devices at once?
A: No, you will need to change the WiFi settings for each device individually. Follow the steps mentioned above for each device you want to connect to a new WiFi network.
Q: Will changing the WiFi settings affect my device’s data or recordings?
A: No, changing the WiFi settings will not affect your device’s data or recordings. The data is stored locally on the device or in the cloud, depending on your device settings.
Q: Can I change the WiFi settings remotely?
A: No, you need to be connected to the same network as the device to change its WiFi settings. Ensure that you are connected to the new WiFi network before updating the WiFi settings for your Wyze devices.
Q: What should I do if my device fails to connect to the new WiFi network?
A: If your device fails to connect to the new WiFi network, double-check the WiFi password you entered. Make sure it is correct. If the issue persists, restart the device and repeat the steps mentioned above.
Q: Do I need to update the WiFi settings for all my Wyze devices if I change my router?
A: Yes, if you change your router, you will need to update the WiFi settings for all your Wyze devices. Follow the steps mentioned earlier for each device to ensure they are connected to the new WiFi network.
In conclusion, changing WiFi in the Wyze App is a straightforward process that requires a few simple steps. By following the instructions outlined above, you can easily update the WiFi settings for your Wyze devices and ensure they stay connected to your new WiFi network. If you have any further questions or issues, refer to the FAQs section or reach out to the Wyze customer support for assistance.