5G Home Router 1A - Add a WPS Device

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Note Notes:

  • You can also connect using WPS from your My Verizon app.
  • Broadcast Network Name (SSID) and WPS must be enabled to use WPS.
  • Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) allows new wireless clients (devices) to be added without having to enter any wireless credentials (network name, password/key); the wireless client must support WPS.


  1. From the back of the router, locate the WPS button.
    Verizon 5G Home Router WPS button position
  2. Press the WPS button for at least 2 seconds to start the pairing process.
    Note WPS pairing is active for two minutes before the WPS setup times out.
  3. Once the pairing process begins press the WPS button on the device you want to connect to your Verizon 5G Home router.




Enable WPS

  1. Sign in to the Admin WebGUI.
    Note You must be connected to the 5G Home Internet network to access the admin page.
  2. From the Wi-Fi panel, click the Arrow icon Right arrow icon.
    Router Home screen
  3. From Wi-Fi, click Primary Network.
  4. From Options, ensure Broadcast primary network name (SSID) and WPS are both enabled.
    Note Settings are enabled when a check mark Check box icon is present.
    5G Home Wi-Fi settings with emphasis on Primary Netwrok settings
  5. Click Save Changes.