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How to change the WiFi password of the Frontier router?

If you are a powerful cybernaut, you will understand that it is very important that the wireless network you are surfing on has the best operational performance.

If you work online, you will know that a minute of your time has a monetary value. The first thing you should know is that free Wi-Fi lowers performance by 1000%, and that’s why you should use a complex access key.

The security of your wireless network will make the performance better, but you should also take into account where you place the router. Maybe the performance problem is easier to solve.

If you didn’t know that, appliances, walls, and objects could affect your computer’s speed. These are just details that will make your connection faster and more effective.

changing your wireless name & key frontier modem

How can i modify my internet Wi-Fi name and password?

When you receive your new modem/router device, once it is installed, the first thing to do is to configure it for a new key because the default one is easily vulnerable, you just need to find which is the model of your modem or router and follow the steps, you can do it from your pc, tablet or phone.

Actiontec MI424WR

  1. Launch the IP: “http://192.168.1.1”.
  2. Enter “admin” for Username and “password” for Password box.
  3. Clic “Wireless Settings” top menu.
  4. Press “Advanced Security Settings” and check “WPA2”.
  5. Select “Custom Pre-Shared Key” and set up your new passcode.
  6. Ends by pressing “Apply”.

Actiontec F2250

  1. Go to URL: “http://192.168.0.1/” in your favorite browser.
  2. Use “admin” for  Username and Password.
  3. Click “Wireless” main menu and “Basic Settings” left menu
  4. Modify your network name.
  5. Choose “WPA2-Personal” for Security Type and “AES” for Encryption Type.
  6. Add a new Wi-Fi passcode.
  7. Now “Apply”.

Actiontec GT784WNV

  1. Open “http://192.168.1.1/” in your adress bar.
  2. Set “admin” for Username and “password” for Password field.
  3. Tap “Wireless Setup” in main screen and “Basic setup” menu on the left.
  4. Check “Enable” if necessary.
  5. Fill Wi-Fi name if needed.
  6. Select “WPA/WPA2 Security”.
  7. In “Pre-Shared Key (PSK) for Home Network” box type another passcode.
  8. Then “Apply”.

Actiontec WR424 Rev E, F and I

  1. Launch the IP: “http://192.168.1.1/” in your browser.
  2. Enter “admin” for Username and “password” or “password1” for Password field.
  3. Touch “Wireless Settings” in top menu and “Basic Security Settings” left hand side.
  4. In “WEP key” in the number 5 supply a new Wi-Fi passcode.
  5. Finally save changes with “Apply”.

Arris NVG443B, NVG448B, NVG448BQ, NVG468MQ

  1. Go to “http://192.168.254.254/” in your favorite browser.
  2. Set “Admin” for Name and “see the key on the label behind the device” for Password box.
  3. Clic “Wireless” main menu and choose “Total Control Wireless”.
  4. Ends by pressing “Apply”.

Arris NVG589

  1. Open the URL “http://192.168.1.254/”.
  2. Press “Home network” in main screen and “Wireless”.
  3. For log in see the user name and passcode on the sticker behind the router/modem.
  4. Fill the network name field if necessary.
  5. Select “WPA – Custom” below “Security settings”.
  6. In “Key” box type a Wi-Fi passcode.
  7. Now “Save”.

D-Link DSL-2750B

  1. Launch the IP address: “http://192.168.1.1/”.
  2. See the username and key on the label behind the modem/router and “Login”.
  3. Click “Enable Wireless” and type a new network name.
  4. In “WIRELESS SECURITY MODE” choose “WPA2” in Security Mode.
  5. Select “WPA2-PSK (Personal)” in “WPA Mode”.
  6. In “Pre-Shared Key” box supply  a Wi-Fi network passcode.
  7. Then “Apply Settings”.

Greenwave G1100

  1. Go to “http://192.168.1.1/”.
  2. See the user name and key on the sticker behind the router/modem device and “Next”.
  3. Tap “Change Wireless Settings” in menu on the left.
  4. Enter the “SSID” (Network name) and  “Passwords” Wi-Fi for different bands if needed.
  5. Finally save settings with “Apply”.

Netgear D2200D

  1. Open “http://192.168.254.254/”.
  2. Use “admin” for Username and Password field and touch “OK”.
  3. Clic “Wireless Settings” and “Simple Config” left hand side.
  4. Choose “WPA” in wireless Security mode and “Personal (Pre-Shared Key)” in Authentication mode.
  5. Select “WPA” in WPA Type and “AES” in Data Encryption type.
  6. Set “WPA Shared Key” with a new Wi-Fi passcode.
  7. Ends by pressing “Apply”.

Netgear 7550

  1. Launch the URL: “http://192.168.254.254/”.
  2. Press “Wireless Settings” and “Advanced Security Settings”.
  3. Choose “WPA Wireless Security”.
  4. Fill “WPA Shared Key”.
  5. Now “Apply”.

Pace 4111N, 5031NV, 5168NV

  1. Go to “http://192.168.1.254/” in your favorite browser.
  2. Click “Wireless” below “Top Networking Features”.
  3. Check “Set Custom Encryption Key” and modify your Wi-Fi passcode.
  4. Then “Save”.

How do you reset your frontier communications device?

If you have forgotten or lost your key, all you have to do is place the reset button on the back of the router and press it for 30 seconds, then all the default values will be restored, you can get the access data on the same modem/router on a sticker.

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