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FRITZ!Box 6850 LTE
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Connecting the FRITZ!Smart Gateway with the FRITZ!Box via Wi-Fi

Connect your FRITZ!Smart Gateway to your FRITZ!Box via Wi-Fi to add an access point for Zigbee devices to your home network quickly and easily.

Connection scenario for wireless bridge mode

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

1 Configuring FRITZ!Smart Gateway as a wireless bridge

  1. For setup, position the FRITZ!Smart Gateway near the Mesh Master.
  2. Wait about 1 minute until the FRITZ!Smart Gateway has started and the Connect LED on the FRITZ!Smart Gateway flashes slower.
  3. Briefly push the Connect button on the FRITZ!Smart Gateway (for about 1 second) and release it again. When you release the button, the Connect LED starts to flash quickly.
  4. Within 2 minutes: Push and hold down the Connect/WPS button on the Mesh Master for about 1 second until the WLAN LED flashes.
  5. The process is complete as soon as the Mesh Master marks the FRITZ!Smart Gateway with the Mesh symbol in the Mesh Overview.