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How to Set a Password for Linksys Wireless Internet


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Creating a password for your Linksys Wireless Internet network is critical. Computer criminals are always looking for unprotected Wi-Fi networks to do their bidding. Protecting your Linksys Wireless Internet connection will give you worry free access to the network. Linksys has built-in security options that can be activated through their menu system.

  • Connect your computer to the Linksys Wireless router with your Ethernet cable.
  • Open up your web browser and type in the default network address the quotes.
  • Log in to your router. The first time you log into your Linksys router you may not require a password; however, the default password may be set to admin on some older models.
  • Set up your basic access passwords once you are past the login screen. Choose the “Wireless” tab and type in your preferred password.
  • Save your password changes. You will now be able to access your Linksys Wireless Internet network from multiple Wi-Fi devices.
  • Passwords that use letters and numbers are better than plain passwords.


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