Getting to know your Deco M5 app
Your Deco M5 whole-home networking system is exclusively controlled via the Deco app, which is available for Android and iOS. This guide will take you through the various screens and features of the DECO app.
Launch the App.
Log in or tap Sign Up to set up a TP-Link ID.
*Note: If you already have a TP-Link Cloud account, you can log in using that.
Here you can view account information, messages, add new DECO units, preform speed tests and view connected devices and feature settings.
Sign in/out of your TP-Link ID, switch managed networks, create a new network and get help and general information about the app.
You can also configure IFTTT and Alexa on the Deco app by clicking Friends of Deco.
Note: Alexa feature is currently only supported in the United States.
Shows your messages, such as when new devices are detected on the network.
This is where you can view individual information about each Deco unit attached to the network. Tap on a device to see its health via an automatic health check.
Tap the three circles in the upper-right corner to remove, reboot or leave feedback.
Add new units:
Run a speed test to view your internet speeds directly from the Deco app.
Shows the devices connected and the amount of data being used by each device.
Shows device info, data usage, who the device belongs to and options to give the device high priority.
Here you can manage your Wi-Fi Settings, Parental Controls and Antivirus suite. Enable and control QoS, Advanced settings like ‘Notifications’ and LED control. You can also update the Deco M5 Firmware and assign additional managers.
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