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How do I change my network name?

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by ALL GLOCK, Dec 14, 2008.


  1. ALL GLOCK

    ALL GLOCK
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    When I bring up available networks it uses my first name , and I would like change it. I dont know how.
     
  2. IndyGunFreak

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    Log in to the router
    Go through and change your ESSID
    If your network isn't secured by WPA, set a WPA password. (assuming your router supports it)
    Then go to all the PC's that connect to that network, and set them up to connect to the new ESSID w/ the new password.

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