Last updated on June 21st, 2020
A poorly secured Wi-Fi can put your personal information at risk. Keeping your router password protected and changing the password regularly are essential keys to protecting your network and your data. Here is a step by step guide on how to change your wifi password.
- Launch an Internet browser and Open your router setup page using its default IP address –192.168.0.1 / http://routerlogin.com /192.168.1.1
- Enter the router user name and password when prompted.
The default user name is admin. The default password is admin or password depending on your router.
Go to Wireless > Security Options > Select WPA2-PSK [AES] > Now enter your preferred password in Passphrase in a Basic Tab.
Go to Wireless > Wireless Security > Security Mode set to WPA2 only > Pre-Shared Key: enter your preferred password.
- Click the Apply button and reboot your WiFi for changes to effect.