5G Home Router 1A - Change Wi-Fi Name and Password

5G Home Internet service is currently offered in specific areas; click here to check for 5G coverage availability.

NoteYou can also change the network name or password from your My Verizon app.

  1. Sign in to the Admin WebGUI.
  2. From the Wi-Fi panel, click the Arrow icon Right arrow icon.
    Router Home screen
  3. From Wi-Fi, click the Primary Network tab.
  4. From Settings, select any of the following to view or change settings and options:
    • Primary network name (SSID)
    • Security (i.e., None, WPA2-Personal PSK(AES), WPA /WPA2 Mixed Mode)
    • Password
      Note Password must be 8-63 characters and is case sensitive.
      Note Click the View icon View password icon to display the current password.
      Note Alternatively, click Generate new password to have a password chosen for you.
      Caution If the Wi-Fi Password is changed, the network settings on any connected devices must be updated. If needed, select the appropriate operating system for help:
    • Broadcast primary network name (SSID)
      Note Broadcast is enabled when a check mark Check box icon is present.
    • WPS
      Note WPS is enabled when a check mark Check box icon is present.
    5G Home Wi-Fi settings with emphasis on Primary Netwrok settings
  5. Click Save changes (at the bottom).
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