WiFi name: How to change your network (SSID) name

Do you want to change your WiFi name in your home network and you don’t know how to change it? We have a lot of guides on how to change your WiFi (SSID) network name. So if you don’t know how to change it, find your router or access point in the list below and we help you through the process! If we don’t have a description yet for your router model, please follow the general process. For most routers it is the same process, only the admin area is different. The main thing to keep in mind is that you need to find some terms like WiFi name, SSID name or network name.

General process

Step 1: Access Router Admin Area

The first step in changing your WiFi name is getting into the admin area of your Router or Access Point.

Step 2: Finding WiFi name options


Step 3: Saving your new name and testing it


By router brand and model



  • Nighthawk AC1900 R7000
  • X4S R7800