How to Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi

There are hundreds of Feit Electric Bulbs available in the market that can upgrade your home from scruffy to smart. Mostly all of them connect to Wi-Fi through your mobile’s Bluetooth. However, the steps can be confusing if you are new to the product. Read the article and easily find out how to connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi.

This past week, I got my hands on Feit Electric smart bulbs and spent almost a day trying to figure out how to connect the bulb to my home network. So, if you don’t want to go through the same struggles I did, and don’t want to repeat the mistakes I made, here’s a guide for you. 

Once you have connected your bulb to Wi-Fi, you can remotely control it using your mobile app or voice control. You can easily switch OFF/ON the bulb, adjust its brightness, and change its color without actually interacting with the switch. 

In today’s article, I have explained the step-by-step procedure you have to follow to connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi. 

How to Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi

How to Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi

While connecting the Feit Electric bulb to Wi-Fi, it is important to ensure you have placed the devices nearby. It is also essential to have a solid internet connection, otherwise, your Feit Electric bulb won’t be able to register the remote commands given to it. 

To connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi, follow the steps mentioned below:

  • Install the “Feit Electric” App.
  • Create an account.
  • Add your Feit Electric bulb to the app.
  • Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi.   

Let’s go through these steps in detail: 

Step 1: Install the “Feit Electric” App.

Install the “Feit Electric” App

First and foremost, go to the Google Play Store. In the search bar, at the top of your mobile screen, enter  “Feit Electric,” and press search. 

Once the official app appears on your screen, click on it, and press Install. 

You can install the app from the Apple Store if you are an iPhone user. 

Step 2: Create an account.

Once the app is installed on your mobile device, navigate to the app’s icon and open it. The app will ask you to enter your credentials to sign up for the app. You can also sign up with your existing Google or Apple ID. 

If not, all you have to do is enter your email and set a password for your Feit Electric app.

Step 3: Add your Feit Electric bulb to the app.

Add your Feit Electric bulb to the app

Once you have signed up, and gone through the initial steps, the home screen of the Feit Electric app will appear on your screen. 

Here, click on the + icon, or the “Add new device” option to add your device to the app. 

If Bluetooth is enabled on your mobile, it will automatically start looking for the feit electric device, and connect to it. 

Select your lightning device and model by clicking on the + icon next to it. 

At this point, set up your bulb into the light fixture you want to use and switch on your bulb. Once it is switched on, your bulb should pause for a moment, and start blinking rapidly, once that happens, your phone is ready to be connected. 

If it doesn’t start blinking rapidly, switch OFF/ON your bulb thrice.  

Step 4: Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi.  

How to Connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi

That’s it, now all you have to do is connect your mobile to a 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network, enter your Wi-Fi name and password, and tap confirm. 

A status window will appear on your screen and show the progress towards the connection. 

When the connection is successful, you will get a notification on your screen saying Device added successfully.  

You can also connect the Feit Electric to Wi-Fi using the EZ mode, to do that, follow these steps: 

  1. Once you have installed the app, open it. 
  2. Once on the Home page, click on the + icon or add device option. It is located at the top right corner of the screen. 
  3. Go to the left panel of the menu, and click Lighting, next, click Lightning device.
  4. Now go to the top right corner of the screen, open the drop-down menu, and click on the EZ mode. Next, press Confirm, and then next to continue. 
  5. At last, connect your mobile to a 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network, enter your Wi-Fi name and password, and tap confirm.

You can also use this method if you want to add multiple bulbs at once, or if the Bluetooth method isn’t working. 

You can also rename your bulb by clicking on the pen icon next to your device’s name. 

How To Fix Feit Electric Can’t Connect to Wi-Fi? Try These 

Though the steps are simple and easy to follow, a small mistake can cause obstructions while you are connecting the device. So, before you start setting up the devices, ensure the following:

  1. Your router is set to broadcast a 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi network. The Wi-Fi SSID password is needed during the setup process, have it at your fingertips.
  2. Disable Virtual Private Network (VPN) on your mobile device. The same goes for Ad-guard or Adblocker.
  3. The smartphone or tablet should be connected to the same network you are attempting to pair your device with.
  4. The Feit and mobile devices should be close to the router for maximum signal strength. The devices should be within your Wi-Fi network range.
  5. You can also reset the bulb to fix any hitch you might be facing while connecting the devices. To reset the bulb, just switch it off/on three times and then restart the connecting process. 

Conclusion 

With that, we are at the end of the article. I hope this guide helped you know how to connect Feit Electric to Wi-Fi. 

Connecting the Feit Electric bulb to Wi-Fi is a simple straightforward process. It is essential to add your smart Feit bulb to Wi-Fi, otherwise, you won’t be able to use the smart capabilities of any Feit Electric Smart Wi-fi device.

If you still have any queries or want to share your thoughts on the article, you can do that in the comment section below.

Frequently Asked Questions 

Does the Feit Electric Blulb work in non-smart fixtures? 

Yes, you can use your Feit electric Bulb with regular non-smart lamps and fixtures, it doesn’t affect the connection process. 

Why is my Feit device offline?

If your Feit Electric device is offline or isn’t blinking rapidly, just switch OFF/ON your bulb three times, and it should solve your problem. 

Why is my Feit Electric bulb offline?

There are three reasons why your Feit Electric Bulb is offline:
1. There is a power outage.
2. Your router is disrupted. 
3. Your internet services are disrupted.

How do I connect my Feit Electric to my home app?

1. Open the Google Home App
2. Click on the “Menu” option. Go to the upper left corner, and click on  “Home Control”. 
3. To add a device tap on the + icon located in the lower right corner. 
4. Once you locate the Feit Electric, click on it to connect it to your Home app.  

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