To connect your Netgear Arlo and existing router in a hassle-free manner, here are the instructions you need to follow. Else, you will face Arlo login issue for sure. Bear in mind, Arlo login is the first yet crucial step for Arlo setup.
Requirements for Arlo Setup`
Before you begin with the Arlo setup steps, make sure you have below-mentioned things handy:
You must have an Ethernet cable through which you can connect your Arlo camera to your WiFi router in a proper way.
A mobile device, computer, laptop, or iPhone. The device must be connected to your WiFi router in a wireless manner. Make sure you have a stable internet connection.
Make sure to have a valid Arlo camera login account.
Ensure that your Arlo camera is connected to an Arlo SmartHub or base station, ok? And, if your Arlo camera is not connected to the base station or Arlo SmartHub, then you can’t store Arlo recordings. So, make sure you connect them in a proper manner.
Connect Your Arlo to Router
To connect your Arlo camera to your WiFi router, follow the guidelines provided below:
Step 1: Turn on your mobile device or wireless PC and launch the Arlo app on it.
Have you downloaded the Arlo app?If not, then first download the app and create a valid Arlo security camera login account.
Step 2: Once you are logged in successfully, tap or click Settings and select My Devices.
Step 3: Select your Arlo camera from there. Make sure you select the correct one.
Step 4: Tap on the Settings icon for your Arlo camera.
Step 5: Now, from your Device home screen, tap or click “Add New Device”, and select your camera.
The Ball is in Your Court!
Follow the on-screen instructions and know how to connect your Arlo camera to your WiFi router. Bear in mind, if your Arlo detects a SmartHub or base station, tap or click on any one of the following:
Connect without SmartHub
Connect without a Base Station.
Fixed: Arlo Setup Issues
Thus, your Arlo camera is connected to your WiFi router. By any chance, if you are get issues while connecting your Arlo camera to router or get stuck at any step, keep the following tips into consideration.
Tip 1: Make sure that your Arlo device and WiFi router both are plugged in properly. Apart from this, ensure that the devices are getting a fluctuation-free power supply.
Tip 2: The Ethernet cable you have used for connecting your Arlo camera and WiFi router must be well working.
Tip 3: Contact your service provider and verify from his end that you are receiving a good internet speed.
Tip 4: If you are still unable to connect your Arlo and router, chances are the firmware of your router is outdated. Yes, you read it right! Outdated firmware on your router also causes Arlo setup issues. So, for fixing the issue, update your router’s firmware right away.
Still the same?Unable to connect your Arlo to your router? No worries! Ensure that you have used the correct credentials to access Netgear Arlo setup page. Remember, we have already mentioned at the beginning of this article that login is the first yet most important step towards a successful Arlo setup.
Now that you have connected your Arlo camera to router, it’s time to sync your cameras.
To sync your cameras:
Step 1: Bring the camera within 3 to 4 feet of the base station.
Step 2: Press the Sync button on the base station for a few seconds and then release the button.
Nothing helped you so far? Are you still getting issues while executing the process? Don’t worry! 99 percent of users face issues while executing the process. So, to deal with it, we suggest them to reset their Arlo device. Here’s how to do so:
Step 1: Use a pin or paperclip or pin to press and hold the reset hole for a few seconds.
Step 2: Oncethe reset process is completed, the LEDs on your device will start blinking. When the LEDs stop blinking, it indicates that your device reboots successfully.
So, can we hope that this article proved helpful to you?