Step-by-Step Guide: How to Reconnect My Shark Robot to WiFi Successfully

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Imagine having a handy, automated helper that takes care of your household cleaning while you free up your time for other important tasks. Enter the Shark Robot Vacuum—a compact, modern cleaning solution designed to maintain your home’s cleanliness to the highest standards. With its advanced features, one of the key conveniences offered by the Shark Robot Vacuum is its ability to connect to WiFi.

Connecting your Shark Robot Vacuum to WiFi is more than a mere feature—it transforms your vacuum into a smart cleaning assistant. It allows you to schedule cleaning sessions, track the cleaning history, control the device remotely, and even get real-time notifications about your vacuum’s status.

Overview of WiFi Connection on Shark Robot Vacuums

There are significant benefits to having your Shark Robot vacuum connected to WiFi. Firstly, you can control your robot vacuum remotely, using a smartphone or voice-command through Google assistant or Amazon Alexa. You can also customize cleaning schedules, track battery life, identify where it is in real-time, and receive updates on its dust bin status.

Sometimes, due to various reasons such as a change in WiFi networks or WiFi malfunction, you might need to reconnect your Shark Robot vacuum to WiFi. Not to worry, we have got you covered.

Detailed Guide on How to Reconnect Your Shark Robot to WiFi

Preliminary Steps

First, ensure that your Shark Robot vacuum is compatible with WiFi connectivity, and verify that your home’s WiFi is functioning properly. Next, familiarize yourself with the Shark Robot vacuum’s control panel and find the location of WiFi settings.

Step-by-step Guide on Reconnecting the Shark Robot to WiFi

Plug in and power on your Shark Robot Vacuum. Navigate to the settings menu, and find the WiFi settings. Then, reset the WiFi settings on your Shark Robot Vacuum. The next step is to reconnect your Shark Robot Vacuum to your home WiFi network. Once this is done, confirm the successful reconnection.

Troubleshooting Tips

If your Shark Robot Vacuum refuses to reconnect to WiFi, try resetting the device. If you forget your WiFi password, reference your router’s user manual for guidance on how to reset it.

Setting Up the Shark Clean App for WiFi Connectivity

Equally important in the process of connecting your Shark Robot to WiFi is setting up the Shark Clean App. After downloading and installing the Shark Clean App on your mobile device, the next step is to create a Shark Clean App account. Once your account has been created, pair your Shark Robot Vacuum with the Shark Clean App. This will allow you to control your Shark Robot vacuum remotely.


Connecting your Shark Robot vacuum to WiFi is an integral part of maximizing the use of your device. It allows you to control and monitor your device remotely with ease. The steps detailed above should guide you effectively in reconnecting your device to WiFi.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why is my Shark Robot Vacuum not connecting to the WiFi?

Your Shark Robot Vacuum may not be connecting to WiFi due to several reasons such as interference from other electronic devices, incompatibility with your router, or a change in your WiFi network or password.

Can all Shark Robot Vacuums connect to WiFi?

No, not all Shark Robot vacuums can connect to WiFi. Certain models such as those in the Shark ION ROBOT™ series are WiFi compatible.

How do I reset my WiFi on my Shark Robot Vacuum?

You can reset your WiFi on your Shark Robot Vacuum by navigating to the WiFi settings in the control panel and then selecting ‘reset’.

What to do when the Shark Clean App isn’t pairing with my Shark Robot Vacuum?

Ensure that your Shark Robot vacuum is powered on and near your mobile device when trying to pair. If problems persist, try uninstalling and reinstalling the Shark Clean app.

Is it possible to operate my Shark Robot Vacuum without WiFi?

Yes, you can operate your Shark Robot vacuum without WiFi. However, connectivity enables additional features such as scheduling cleanings and remote control.

How do I update the WiFi password on my Shark Robot Vacuum?

The Shark Clean App allows you to update the WiFi password of your Shark Robot Vacuum. Navigate to settings, then WiFi settings, and update your password.