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FRITZ!Box 3490 Service

Setting up a schedule for the FRITZ!Box's Wi-Fi network

The schedule function allows you to automatically switch the FRITZ!Box's Wi-Fi network on and off at certain times. This way you can disable the Wi-Fi network at night and thus reduce the FRITZ!Box's power consumption, for example.

Note:All instructions on configuration and settings given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS for the FRITZ!Box.

1 Disabling the adoption of settings from the Mesh

If you are using the FRITZ!Box as a Mesh Repeater, you must first disable the adoption of settings from the Mesh:

2 Setting up a Wi-Fi schedule

  1. Click "Wireless" ("WLAN") in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Schedule" in the "Wireless" ("WLAN") menu.
  3. Enable the option "Use schedule for wireless radio network" and define when the Wi-Fi network should be switched off.

    Note:You can find further information on the settings options in the FRITZ!Box's online help, which you can access by clicking the "Help" symbol .

  4. Click "Apply" to save the settings.

Now the schedule for the Wi-Fi network is enabled.

Note:Regardless of the schedule, you can reactivate the Wi-Fi network at any time by briefly pushing the "WLAN" button.