How to Change Wifi Name in Phone, Pc & Router

Most of us often change Wi-Fi name of our respective devices after a certain period, whether it is your own Android device or the typical Wi-Fi network source.

You will need to follow the different methods to check or change the Wi-Fi network name in both of your devices so that you can finally get the desired name of your Wi-Fi.

We will help you in the article with our simplified process to check or change your Wi-Fi network’s name by following our simple guide.

How to Change Wifi Name in Phone, Pc & Router

How to Change Wifi Name in Phone

Well, if you want to check or change your Wi-Fi name right through using your phone device, then yes it is possible and you can do it by following some simple steps.

You will need to use a third party app or the app provided by your Wi-Fi network service provider in order to use this feature.

  • First of all you should be connected to your Wi-Fi device by your phone.
  • Now launch the third party app called “Genie” or the one which has been provided by your Wi-Fi service provider.
  • Now simply enter your login credentials in order to make changes to your Wi-Fi network.
  • Once you are logged in to the Wi-Fi network then there you need to tap on “Wi-Fi”.
  • It will show you the Wi-Fi page to make changes.
  • You can now simply change your existing Wi-Fi name in the dialogue.
  • Make sure you save the changes before exiting.


Checking Wi-Fi Name in Router

This is the traditional method of changing Wi-Fi name through your typical router.

Here is how you can do it by following some simple steps.

  • You have to log in to the administration control of your concerned router with your login credentials and also you should be having the IP address of the router.
  • Once you are logged in then you need to look up the configuration page of the router, where you will find the Wi-Fi name and password related information.
  • Once you find it then just enter the desired name in the dialogue box and make sure you save this change.
  • Now you can exit and in order to update the Wi-Fi name of the router you need to restart the router in order to let the changes take effect.

How to Change Wifi Name in PC/Laptop [SSID Name]

We hope you will be able to change your Wi-Fi name through your router and in case you encounter any difficulty then feel free to approach us.

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