iOS (iPhone or iPad) Setup Steps

Part 1 - Attach the Stand

  1. Place your ModFi-7 on a soft surface upside down (fabric speaker grill facing up).

  2. Insert the stainless steel stand into the stand brackets. 

  3. Use the included tool to screw the screws into each stand bracket to lock the stand in place. 

  4. Place the ModFi-7 right side up on its stand. 

  5. Plug the ModFi-7 into the wall using the included power cord. 

Part 2 - Connect to Wi-Fi

  1. Ensure the speaker is in setup mode by confirming the LED is flashing white (2 times quickly followed by a pause). If not, hold the reset button for 5 seconds until the LED is solid yellow. The ModFi-7 will restart and the LED will flash white 2 times quickly. If speaker has been plugged in for some time, unplug speaker and plug it back in to ensure setup mode is enabled.

  2. On your iPhone or iPad open the Settings app and select Wi-Fi.

  3. Ensure your iPhone or iPad's Wi-Fi is turned on and connected to your usual Wi-Fi network

  4. Under “SET UP NEW AIRPLAY SPEAKER” select your ModFi-7 (may be called LC_1XXXXXX). If you don't see "SET UP NEW AIRPLAY SPEAKER" visit the troubleshooting section below.

5. On the next screen choose your home Wi-Fi network and rename your speaker (if desired).

6. Tap Next. The speaker will connect to the WiFi network you selected in Step 5.

7. Your iOS device will confirm setup is complete. If you receive an error, try again. You can also visit the troubleshooting section below.

8. Now that Wi-Fi setup is complete you can stream music to the MODFi-7 using Apple AirPlay and Spotify Connect

Using Apple AirPlay and Spotify Connect

Apple Airplay

Open the Airplay Menu by sliding your finger down from the upper right hand corner of the screen to select your ModFi 7:

Or select the speaker using the AirPlay button in your favorite music streaming app:

Spotify Connect

Troubleshooting

If you don't see "SET UP NEW AIRPLAY SPEAKER" in step 4, try the following:

  1. Unplug speaker and plug back in

  2. Once the speaker starts up, ensure LED is flashing white 2 times quickly followed by a pause. If not, hold the reset button until the LED turns yellow. The speaker will restart and the LED should now be flashing white 2 times quickly.

  3. Turn your iPhone or iPad's WiFi off and back on again

  4. Ensure your iPhone or iPad has the latest version of iOS: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204204

Additional Notes


For step by step instructions on using Airplay on a variety of devices visit:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202809

For details on Spotify Connect visit: https://support.spotify.com/us/article/spotify-connect/


Please note: Wi-Fi networks with a “splash page” that require you to tap a button and/or accept terms and conditions before connecting to the internet are not compatible with the ModFi-7 and AirPlay products in general.


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