If you have recently changed your WiFi network or have moved into a new home with a different network, you may need to connect your Wiz lights to the new WiFi network. In this article, we will guide you through the steps to connect Wiz lights to a new WiFi network.
Wiz lights are becoming increasingly popular due to their smart features and ease of use. However, when you change your WiFi network or move to a new place, it is important to reconnect your Wiz lights to the new network. This will allow you to continue enjoying the smart features of your Wiz lights.
Preparing for the setup
Before connecting your Wiz lights to the new WiFi network, there are a few things you need to prepare. Here are the things you need to do:
- Check if the Wiz lights are turned on
Make sure your Wiz lights are turned on before you start the setup process. You can turn them on using the power button on the light fixture or through the Wiz app.
- Ensure your phone or tablet is connected to the new WiFi network
Make sure your smartphone or tablet is connected to the new WiFi network you want to connect your Wiz lights to. This will ensure a smooth setup process.
- Download the Wiz App
If you haven’t already, download the Wiz app on your smartphone or tablet from the App Store or Google Play Store.
- Make sure you have your Wiz account login details
If you have previously created a Wiz account, make sure you have your login details handy. If you don’t have an account, you can create one during the setup process.
Connecting Wiz Lights to a new WiFi network
Follow these steps to connect your Wiz lights to a new WiFi network:
- Open the Wiz app
Open the Wiz app on your smartphone or tablet.
- Tap on the “+” icon
Tap on the “+” icon located in the top right-hand corner of the app to add a new device.
- Choose “Light”
From the list of devices, choose “Light” to add a new light.
- Follow the instructions
Follow the instructions in the app to set up your new Wiz light. This will include selecting your new WiFi network and entering the password.
- Wait for the setup to complete
Wait for the app to complete the setup process. This may take a few minutes.
- Repeat for other Wiz lights
If you have more than one Wiz light, repeat the above steps for each light.
If you experience any issues when connecting your Wiz lights to a new WiFi network, here are some troubleshooting tips:
- Check your WiFi signal strength
Make sure your WiFi signal strength is strong enough to connect your Wiz lights to the network. If your signal is weak, try moving closer to your WiFi router.
- Restart your Wiz light and smartphone
Sometimes, restarting your Wiz light and smartphone can resolve connectivity issues.
- Check if your WiFi network is compatible
Make sure your WiFi network is compatible with Wiz lights. You can check this on the Wiz website.
- Contact Wiz support
If you are still experiencing issues, contact Wiz support for assistance.
Connecting your Wiz lights to a new WiFi network is a simple process that can be completed in just a few steps. By following the instructions provided in the Wiz app, you can easily connect your Wiz lights to a new network and continue enjoying the smart features they offer. If you experience any issues during the setup process, you can refer to the troubleshooting tips mentioned above or contact Wiz support for assistance.
Do I need to reset my Wiz lights before connecting them to a new WiFi network?
No, you do not need to reset your Wiz lights before connecting them to a new WiFi network. Simply follow the instructions provided in the Wiz app to connect your lights to the new network.
What should I do if I forget my Wiz account login details?
If you forget your Wiz account login details, you can reset your password by clicking on the “Forgot password” link on the login page. Follow the instructions provided to reset your password.
Can I connect my Wiz lights to a 5GHz WiFi network?
No, Wiz lights are not compatible with 5GHz WiFi networks. Make sure you connect your Wiz lights to a 2.4GHz WiFi network.
How many Wiz lights can I connect to a single WiFi network?
There is no limit to the number of Wiz lights you can connect to a single WiFi network.
Can I control my Wiz lights when I am away from home?
Yes, you can control your Wiz lights from anywhere using the Wiz app. However, make sure your lights are connected to a stable WiFi network to avoid connectivity issues.