Changing the Wi-Fi password for your routers allows you to prevent unauthorized access to your network. But you should identify the current Wi-Fi password to connect your device to the router and change the settings on the router setup page. Go through the steps given below to know how to change wifi password in dlink router.
Logging In To The D-link Router Setup Page:
Before starting, ensure that your router is turned on.
Connect your computer to your router using the correct wireless credentials.
Identify your router's IP address to go to the setup page.
You can identify the IP address from the router's label.
Else, you can get it from your computer.
On Windows, open Command Prompt with administrator password.
Type ‘ipconfig' in the Command Prompt window and hit the Enter key. Scroll down the page to the Default Gateway section to get your router's IP address.
On Mac, click the Apple menu and select System Preferences.
Next, click the Network icon in the System Preferences window.
Select Wi-Fi from the left-side panel and click the Advanced button.
In the TCP/IP tab, find your router's IP address next to Router.
Once you've got the IP address, open the default browser on your computer.
Type your router's IP address in the URL field and hit the Enter key.
If prompted, input the username and password in the available fields and click the Login button to sign in to your D-Link router setup page.
Continue reading to know more on how to change wifi password in dlink router.
Changing The Wi-fi Password Of Your D-link Router:
On the D-Link router setup page, click the Wireless Settings tab from the left-side panel.
In the Pre-Shared Key section, enter the new password and click the Save button.
The password should be an alphanumeric pass-phrase with a minimum of eight characters.
To prevent unauthorized users from accessing your network, make sure to create a strong password.
Next, click the Settings tab and follow the login procedure.
If you already have a mydlink account, select the Yes, I have a mydlink account option and click Next.
Otherwise, select the No, I want to register and login with a new mydlink account option and click Next.
On the next page, input the email address in the Email Address (Account Name) field.
Input the email password in the Password field and confirm the same in the Confirm Password field.
Type your last name and first name in the available fields and click the Sign up button.
You have now seen how to change WiFi password in DLink router. In case you are stuck while changing the Wi-Fi password, click the Call button on this page and contact our technical experts for remote assistance.