FRITZ!Box 6840 LTE – Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!Box 6840 LTE – Service

FRITZ!Powerline is not displayed as a smart home device in the FRITZ!Box user interface

FRITZ!Powerline is not displayed in the "Home Network > Smart Home" menu of the FRITZ!Box user interface. As a result, you cannot use the FRITZ!Box user interface to change the socket's settings, for example.

Note:The configuration procedure and notes on functions given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS for FRITZ!Powerline.

1 Installing the latest FRITZ!OS

2 Enabling the smart home function in the FRITZ!Box home network

In order for the FRITZ!Powerline adapter to be displayed under "Smart Home" in the FRITZ!Box user interface, you must enable the corresponding option in the FRITZ!Powerline user interface:

  1. Click "Smart Home" in the user interface of FRITZ!Powerline.
  2. Enable the option "Share the smart home function in the FRITZ!Box home network".
  3. Click "Apply" to save the settings.