How to block or unblock a device from my Wi-Fi network via Tether

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Updated 11-25-2020 06:33:06 AM 162667
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Tether lets you easily control the device access to your network. Just with a single tap, you can block the unwanted device from your Wi-Fi network.


To block a device from the network via Tether:


1. Launch the Tether app, and tap Clients to go to the Clients page.


2. Slide left the desired device to block it, then you will see this device in the Blocked Clients list.

Note: For some models, the blocked device can still connect to the Wi-Fi, but it cannot access the internet.


To unblock a device from the network via Tether:


In the Blocked Clients list section, slide left the desired device to unblock it, then you will see this device is moved to the corresponding Clients list.



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