Im currently using the Engenius EMR3000 kit mesh router and i am unable to connect the switches to be paired to the app.
Anyone knows how i can do it?
Can switches even be connected to Mesh Routers?
I have attached a picture of my Wifi settings.
Remark: I don't need to turn off any Deco M5 unit during mentioned pairing mode...
about 2 years ago
I have some of my sonoffs connected to a wirelessly uplinked unifi accesspoint which is as close to a mesh as I am prepared to go, and they seem to work just fine.
ADRIAN G SHAW
over 1 year ago
I had the same issues connecting to a Tenda Nova MW6 mesh network. Tried to select a 2.4ghz channel using wifi analyzer but it just would not switch from the 5ghz channel. Then I had a brainwave! Dug out a very old Sansung phone, installed eWelink and could connect to 2.4ghz no problem!
The Samsung phone did support 5ghz but seemed to prefer 2.4ghz for some reason so problem solved.
about 1 year ago
The problema seems to be 2,4 GHz network can have band of 20ghz or 40 GHz and often the routers no mesh have 20/40 auto selection.
SONOFF Is going to 20 without possibility to change and mesh routers Is fixed to 40 for bandwidth issues....
9 months ago
I have the orbi rbk23 mesh system and I couldn't connect at the start due to selecting 5g by default. I went into the advanced wifi setting and turned off 5g signal and was connected easily as 2.4 was only available. I turned on the 5g again and the sonoff switch is working just as it should.
8 months ago
I finally was able to connect mine after failing numerous times. I cleared cache and data on my ewelink app, switched the deco router to just 2.4g and the rebooted the router and it finally paired and connected successfully. Hope this helps someone else too.