Connect Your Handy to Wi-Fi

Connect Your Handy to Wi-Fi

Connecting your Handy to a wireless network will allow you to have access to firmware updates, HandyFeeling, and other online-connected services like VR and local synchronized videos.

Setup Video

You can watch a walkthrough of the Wi-Fi setup here.

Steps

1 Plug the Handy into the power supply.
2 Press and hold the Wi-Fi button on the Handy until the indicator LED quickly flashes blue and light blue (). This indicates that the Handy has entered Wi-Fi setup mode. In Wi-Fi setup mode, the Handy will broadcast a Wi-Fi signal with a name similar to Handy setup - m5ZWg5PS.
3 Go to the Wi-Fi settings on your Wi-Fi-enabled device (PC, Mac, iOS, or Android device).
4 Connect to the Handy network — it will have a name similar to Handy setup - m5ZWg5PS. Once connected, your web browser should automatically redirect you to the setup page.
NoteIf the setup page does not automatically open, you can type http://192.168.1.1 into your browser. This will force the Handy Setup page to open.
5 From the menu, click the Setup Wi-Fi button. Your Handy will scan for nearby Wi-Fi networks.
6 Select your Wi-Fi network from the list. On the next page, enter the password for the network and click Connect.
7 The Handy will disconnect from your Wi-Fi-enabled device and will begin connecting to your Wi-Fi network.
Look at the LED indicator on the Handy to see the status of the Wi-Fi connection:
  • Trying to connect to Wi-Fi ()
  • Failed to connect to Wi-Fi ()
  • Connection to Wi-Fi successful ()
8 If your connection is successful, you can press any button on the Handy to restart the device. Click the Wi-Fi button on your Handy to connect it to your network. The Handy will flash blue and white as it connects ().

A slowly flashing blue and dark blue light () means that you successfully connected.
NoteYou only need to go through the initial Wi-Fi setup once for your wireless network. Your Handy will remember your Wi-Fi credentials.
NoteWhen you power on your Handy, it will always start offline. You will need to press the Wi-Fi button to be able to access online services like HandyFeeling.

Troubleshooting

If you’re having issues connecting your Handy to Wi-Fi, please take a look at our article on common connection problems.

Next Steps

Once your Handy is connected to your network, you will be able to: