If you have changed the router from Spectrum, first of all, you have to change the WiFi network name and password. By doing this you can easily remember the password. This will also make it quite difficult for the hacker to use your WiFi net and hack your personal information like your bank details. If you are looking for an answer for how to change the WiFi password spectrum, below you will get to know it. There are two ways of doing that. We’ll study them one by one.
How to Change Spectrum WiFi Password on a Spectrum Router?
If you are wishing to change your spectrum WiFi password and name, below we have shared the complete procedure to do so. Check it out.
Step 1: First of all, you have to find the spectrum router’s IP address that you might on the back of the spectrum router.
Step 2: Then, you have to open a web browser whatever you use. It can be Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or any other browser that you use regularly.
Step 3: After that, in the address bar, you have to type your router’s IP address.
Step 4: Then just tap hit the enter button using your keyboard.
Step 5: In the next step, you have to enter the name and password that have set for your Spectrum router and then tap on login.
Step 6: Now, tap on the advanced options that you will find at the top of your window.
Step 7: After that, you have to select the 2.4GHz or 5GHz WiFi panel. You will be able to select between any of the two bands as they both have their own WiFi network name and password.
Step 8: Then, you have to tap on the basic tab.
Step 9: In the next option, in the SSID field, you have to enter a new network name. Make sure, you never add any of your personal information like your name or address as other people can be able to view the network name at the time they are in range.
Step 10: After that, you will have to set a new WiFi password. To enter the WiFi password, you will see a field under the security setting section. By default, you will see that the security settings are WPA2 personal and then you will see that spectrum says that you should get it like this.
Step 11: Now you have to confirm the new WiFi password that you have set. Here you have to retype your new password in the field. You can also take help from password managers in case you are getting a problem remembering the passwords.
Step 12: As a final step, you will have to tap on the apply option. You will see the option at the bottom right of your page. As you tap on the option, all your changes will be saved.
Change Spectrum WiFi password using the My Spectrum App
Step 1: First of all, you have to download my spectrum application on your phone. You can easily download it from Google Play Store and App Store.
Step 2: After that, you have to open the app and then agree to all the terms and conditions.
Step 3: Then enter the credentials and tap on sign-in.
Step 4: After that, you have to tap on the services option that you will see at the bottom of your screen.
Step 5: Then, you have a tap on view and edit network info.
Step 6: After that just type the new password and name that you want to set.
Step 7: As a final option, you have to tap on the save option.
This way you can easily set a new Spectrum WiFi name and password.