How do I change my Wi-Fi Network Name and password so that I can distinguish it easily from other networks in the area?

You can personalize your Wi-Fi by changing your network name and password. All you need to do is follow these easy steps. Please confirm your modem’s model before following these instructions:

 

Technicolor TG789vac v2

  1. Open an internet browser, and in the URL bar type in ‘192.168.1.254’ (unless you have changed the default IP address) and press the ‘Enter’ button on the keyboard.
  2. Click on ‘Sign in’ at the top right of the page to log in.
  3. It will ask for a username and password: use ‘advanceduser’ as the username and ‘advanced’ as the password.
  4. Click on ‘Sign In’ to log in. Instead of ‘Sign In’ at the top right, you should now see ‘advanceduser’ to confirm that you have logged in with the right account.
  5. Click on the ‘Wireless’ card.
  6. Scroll down to the ‘Access Point’ header.
  7. You may change the wireless network name from ‘SSID name’ and the wireless password from ‘Wireless Password’.
  8. Click on the ‘Save’ button to save changes.
  9. Click on the ‘Close’ button to return to the modem’s GUI homepage.

 

Technicolor DGA0122

  1. Open an internet browser, and in the URL bar type in ‘192.168.1.254’ (unless you have changed the default IP address) and press the ‘Enter’ button on the keyboard.
  2. Click on ‘Sign in’ at the top right of the page to log in.
  3. In the user field enter ‘advanceduser’ and in the password field enter the code found on the label attached to the bottom of the modem, marked as Access Key.
  4. Click on ‘Sign In’ to log in. Instead of ‘Sign In’ at the top right, you should now see ‘advanceduser’ to confirm that you have logged in with the right account.
  5. Click on the ‘Wireless’ card.
  6. Scroll down to the ‘Access Point’ header.
  7. You may change the wireless network name from ‘SSID name’ and the wireless password from ‘Wireless Password’.
  8. Click on the ‘Save’ button to save changes.
  9. Click on the ‘Close’ button to return to the modem’s GUI homepage.

 

Sagemcom FAST5370AIR

  1. Open an internet browser, and in the URL bar type in ‘192.168.1.254’ (unless you have changed the default IP address) and press the ‘Enter’ button on the keyboard.
  2. In the user field enter ‘advanceduser’ and in the password field enter the code found on the label attached to the back of the modem, marked as Web Access Key.
  3. Click on ‘Login’. At the top right, you should see ‘Logged in as: advanceduser’ which indicates that you have logged in with the right account.
  4. Click on the ‘Wi-Fi 2.4GHz’ card.
  5. You may change the wireless network name from ‘SSID’ and the wireless password from ‘Password’ (under the ‘Security’ section). You may change these details for both 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wireless Access Points.
  6. Click on ‘Apply’ button to save changes.

 

Technicolor TG799vn v2/ TG588v/ TG589vn v3/ TG589vn v2

  1. Open an internet browser, and in the URL bar type in ‘192.168.1.254’ (unless you have changed the default IP address) and press the ‘Enter’ button on the keyboard.
  2. Click on ‘User’ on the top left of the page. A new page will appear and then click on ‘Switch to another user’.
  3. It will ask you for a username and password: use ‘advanceduser’ as the username and ‘advanced’ as the password.
  4. Instead of ‘user’ at the top left of the page, you should now see ‘advanceduser’ to confirm that you have logged in with the right account.
  5. Click on the ‘Home Network’ option and then click on the ‘WLAN’ under ‘Wireless’.
  6. A new page will appear, with all the Wireless information. In order to change the options, click on ‘Configure’ on the top right of the page.
  7. Under ‘Configuration’ section, find the ‘Network Name (SSID)’. This is the Wireless Network name and you may change it to your preference.
  8. Under ‘Security’ section, find the ‘WPA-PSK Encryption Key’. This is the Wireless Network password and you may change it to your preference. It is recommended to set Security Mode to ‘WPA-PSK + WPA2-PSK’.
  9. Click on ‘Apply’ button to save changes.