Change Login Name On Net Gear Router

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Change Login Name On Net Gear Router

Posted by Broce Amarante on Wednesday, 12 February, 2020 01:41:05

Some Wi-Fi routers use a name called the Service Set Identifier—usually just referenced as SSID—to identify themselves on the local network. Manufacturers set a default SSID for their routers at the factory and typically use the same name for all of them. Linksys routers, for example, usually all have the default SSID of "Linksys" and AT&T routers use a variation of "ATT" plus three numbers.

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That wouldn't be the same as the Network name and Password you had changed. Again, depending on the age of the router and firmware it would be one of two things, either the standard NG default of 'admin' and 'password' or what is on the router label on the bottom of the router (if there is one). Once in you can change that on the WIRELESS tab.

Change wireless network name (SSID) in a Netgear router 1 By default, your Netgear router will broadcast a very generic network name, something like " NETGEAR20 " for example, and " NETGEAR20-5G " if you have a dual-band router.

To change your router's WiFi password, see How do I change my NETGEAR router's WiFi password or network name (SSID)?. To change the admin password on your NETGEAR router : Launch a web browser from a computer or mobile device that is connected to your router's network.

For added network security, it is recommended that you change your admin password on your router. While you're connected to your router's network, use a web browser to navigate to routerlogin.com