Can I improve my Wi-Fi signal in any way?
Wi-Fi signals can struggle when travelling through large objects such as thick walls. To get the best signal, it is crucial that you have a clear path for the signal to travel to your devices. So, don't be tempted to hide your modem away in a cupboard or drawer as this can weaken the signal.
How do I change my Network Name?
Connect a laptop via an Ethernet cable to any of the LAN ports at the back on the FritzBox. Open a fresh browser page and go to the URL bar at the top of the webpage and enter the following http://fritz.box or the IP address – 192.168.178.1
This will bring you to the interface page where you need to click on wireless, this will show a dropdown menu and then Click on Radio Network. Under Radio Network, you will see 'Name of the wireless…' Delete the network details and enter a new radio network name and hit Apply.
How do I change my Wireless password key?
Connect a laptop via a Ethernet cable to any of the LAN ports at the back on the FritzBox and open a fresh browser page. Go to the URL bar at the top of the webpage and enter the following http://fritz.box or the IP address – 192.168.178.1. This will bring you to the interface page.
Click on 'Wireless' and select 'Security' from the drop-down menu. Under the Encryption tab, you will see 'Network Key' Delete the security key and enter a new 'Network Key' and then hit Apply.
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