Reset the router.
To reset the router located the "Reset"
button on the back of the router. Use a paper clip or ink pen to hold
down the reset button for 10 seconds.
You will see the power light start to blink (approximately 30 seconds)
then the wireless light will turn on indicated that it was successfully
** Note: If you have an older router, you may have to hold down the
reset button for 30 seconds
Login to router's web configurations.
Open a web browser (Chrome)
in the address bar type the router's IP address
press the Enter key.
You will be prompted for a username and password.
Default Usernames admin
Default Passwords admin
Click the Wireless tab and make sure you then have the Basic
Wireless Settings sub-tab selected.
Network Mode: Mixed
Network Name (SSID): change
This is the name of your wireless
network you see when connecting wireless devices (laptop)
20MHz or Auto
will allow you to see your wireless network name when connecting
Settings when you
are finished making changes.
Change the Security Mode &
be 8 digits)
To change the wireless password go to Wireless security
Security Mode WPA2/
WPA Mixed Mode
This is the password you are to use to access your wireless
*** Note: When You
login with your wireless devices (laptop) use the new password **
Change router password
Be sure to write the new password down
You will then be prompted to login to your router again using new