keeping your router password protected and changing the password regularly is an essential key to protecting your network and your data. It also keeps cheap neighbors from stealing your bandwidth. To learn how to change your wifi name and wifi password using Mobile device, continue reading.
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Steps To Change WiFi Name And WiFi password [With Pictures]
Step 1: Connect your wifi network in mobile device.
Step 2: Open wifi configuration page
To open wifi configuration page, you will need wifi configuration IP address. It is generally located on your wifi modem/router. Slandered wifi IP addresses are “126.96.36.199”, “188.8.131.52” and “184.108.40.206”.
Step 3: Open your internet web browser in your mobile device (Google Chrome) and type router IP address to address bar and press Enter.
Step 4: Login to your router configuration page
Every router will require a username and password. If you never changed this when you first configured the router, chances are the username is "admin" and the password is "admin" or “1234” depends on manufactures. It varies from model to model, so you should search your model online to see your exact login info.
If you've changed the login in the past and forgot it, you will need to restart your modem by pressing reset button around 10 seconds. This will reset the settings to default.
Step 5: Open the Wireless setup section
Once you are logged into your router, you will need to find the Wireless section of the configuration page. The exact name changes from manufacturer to manufacturer, but generally you are looking for a "Wireless" or "Wireless Settings/Setup" tab or button.
- Change wifi name (SSID); you can also see the wifi network name SSID box where you can put your wifi desired name.
- Change wifi password; look for the box related to “password”. You can enter a new password into this box.
Step 6: Save your settings
Now Click on APPLY or Save button. The router will take some to process the new change, with this all devices currently connected will be disconnected. You have to connect all devices again using new password.
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