If you do not like the name of your router’s Wi-Fi network and password, you can modify them to anything you want in just a few clicks. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to change the Name and Password of your Wi-Fi Network in Windows 10.

Change Name and Password of your Wi-Fi Network in Windows 10

To change the Name and Password of your Wi-Fi network in Windows 10, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button. Type Run in the search box and then click the Run option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you click the Run option, the following dialogue box will appear.

Type cmd in the Open textbox and then click the OK button as highlighted in the above image. The following screen will appear.

Type ipconfig in the command prompt screen and then press the Enter key. Then the following screen will appear.

Get the IP address which is in front of the Default Gateway label as highlighted in the above image. Open the browser and enter this IP address of Default Gateway. Then the following screen will appear.

Enter the Username and Password. Then click the Login button as highlighted in the above image. Then the following screen will appear.

Select the Wireless option from the left side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. The following options will appear.

You can change the name of the network by editing the SSID label as highlighted in the above image. Then click the Security option. The following options will appear.

Edit the WPA/ WAPI passphrase textbox and then click the Apply/ Save button as highlighted in the above image.

Your network’s name and password have been changed.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to change the Name and Password of your Wi-Fi Network in Windows 10.

How to change Name and Password of your Wi-Fi Network in Windows 10
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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