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menuAFi-ALN-R Quick Start Guide

Package Contents

Ethernet Cable
Power Cable

Hardware Overview

Touchscreen Display

The front of the AmpliFi Router features a touchscreen display.

Adjustable LED

The bottom of the AmpliFi Router features an adjustable LED that is fully lit by default when the Router is configured and ready for use.

The brightness settings of the touchscreen and LED are configurable using the AmpliFi app.

Ethernet Ports

(4) Gigabit Ethernet ports available to connect 10/100/1000 Mbps wired network device to the internet.

WAN Port

Connects to the broadband modem provided by your ISP (Internet Service Provider).

Power Port

The Power Cable connects to this port.


The AmpliFi Router can be installed using one of the following methods:

App Users

  2. Follow the on-screen instructions to configure your AmpliFi Router.

Non-App Users

  1. Connect to the new wireless network that you've created.

App Features

The system dashboard is displayed in the System window. It provides an overview of the AmpliFi Wi-Fi system including network status, number of connected clients, and active download/upload speeds. Tap devices to display/edit settings.

Tap Start Test on the Performance screen to run a speed test that will provide your download speed, upload speed, and connection ping time. Swipe left on the throughput section to view additional data. A history of recent tests is displayed at the bottom.

To provide guest access, determine the number of guests, select a time limit for their access, and tap Start. Guests simply connect to your wireless network named with the -guest label. No password is required. As guests connect, the number of users connected will be displayed in the app. Tap Stop at any time to turn off the guest network.

The Family Profiles feature allows you to create profiles for family members, groups, or areas of your home. Assign devices to the profile, schedule quiet time (when internet is not accessible), and pause the internet at any time.

The Diagnose option will check your WAN link, IP settings, internet connection, and MeshPoint status.

Side Menu - 24/7 Live Chat Support

Tap in the upper left of the app to access the side menu. Tap Live Support for 24/7 live chat support. Remote Access can also be enabled from this menu.

Resetting to Factory Defaults

If the AmpliFi Router administration password is lost, factory default settings can be restored.

Router Reset

Use an object such as a straightened paper clip to press Reset located on the bottom of the AmpliFi Router for approximately 10 seconds until the LED turns off.