How to Connect Shark to New WIFI
Shark is a popular brand of vacuum cleaners known for their powerful suction and innovative features. If you recently purchased a Shark vacuum cleaner or changed your WIFI network, you may be wondering how to connect your Shark to the new WIFI. Here is a step-by-step guide to help you through the process.
Step 1: Turn on your Shark vacuum cleaner and ensure it is in the pairing mode. This can usually be done by pressing and holding the WIFI button on the vacuum for a few seconds until the WIFI light starts blinking.
Step 2: On your smartphone or tablet, go to the settings menu and select WIFI. Look for the network name that starts with “Shark” and tap on it to connect.
Step 3: Once connected, open the Shark app on your device. If you do not have the app, download it from the App Store or Google Play Store.
Step 4: In the Shark app, tap on the “Add a Device” option and follow the on-screen instructions to connect your vacuum cleaner to the new WIFI network. This may involve entering your WIFI network password.
Step 5: Once the setup is complete, the Shark app will display a confirmation message, and your vacuum cleaner will be connected to the new WIFI network.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Can I connect my Shark vacuum cleaner to multiple WIFI networks?
No, Shark vacuum cleaners can only be connected to one WIFI network at a time.
2. Do I need to have the Shark app to connect my vacuum to WIFI?
Yes, the Shark app is necessary to connect your vacuum cleaner to WIFI and access its smart features.
3. What if my Shark vacuum cleaner is not in pairing mode?
Refer to your vacuum’s user manual for instructions on how to put it in pairing mode.
4. Can I use a computer to connect my Shark vacuum to WIFI?
No, the Shark app is only available for smartphones and tablets.
5. Will I lose any settings or data when connecting to a new WIFI network?
No, connecting to a new WIFI network will not affect your vacuum cleaner’s settings or data.
6. Can I connect my Shark vacuum to a public WIFI network?
No, Shark vacuum cleaners are designed to connect to private WIFI networks only.
7. Can I change the WIFI network my Shark vacuum is connected to at any time?
Yes, you can change the WIFI network your vacuum cleaner is connected to by following the above steps.
8. What if I forget my WIFI network password?
If you forget your WIFI network password, you will need to retrieve it from your router’s settings or contact your internet service provider for assistance.
Connecting your Shark vacuum cleaner to a new WIFI network is a straightforward process. Just make sure you have the Shark app installed on your device, follow the steps mentioned above, and you’ll be able to enjoy the convenience of controlling your vacuum cleaner remotely.