Hide Wireless Access Point Name from Being Seen

The wireless access point is the best technology in these days and most of the organizations use it. These days the youngsters are being accustomed to this technology and use 24 hours. In this article, I am going to show you that how to hide Wireless Access Point name from being seen by other people in your environment. If you really want to hide your WiFi name from others so we are going to help you to do this task. Let’s get started.

Hide Wireless Access Point Name

Is your internet getting slow and slow every day? Do you know why? It’s possible that your Wireless access point is being used by someone else and you don’t know. By default, your Wireless Access Point name is unhid everyone can see it. If WAP does not have a password so absolutely everybody can connect to it. If lots of people use wireless so it meant that your internet speed gets slower every time.

Step #1. Open up the command prompt from the RUN window. Press Windows key+R then type cmd, hit enter.

Command Prompt

Command Prompt

Step #2. Type ipconfig in Windows operating system and ifconfig on Mac & Kali Linux. Copy the default Gateway address.

Default Gateway Address

Default Gateway Address

Step #3. Open up any Web browser and past the default Gateway Address to the browser search bar. You will be asked to enter the admin and password. Simply type admin for the username and admin for the password. If the username and password didn’t work. See the back side of your device the username and password. In any condition, you have to find the username & password.

Authentication Required

Authentication Required

Step #4. Here, my Access Point is PTCL but the way is the same. You can apply this method to the most of Wireless Access Points. Go to Wireless settings and tap on Basic then check Hide Access Point.

Hide Access Point Name

Hide Access Point Name

Conclusion

This method was very easy and simple that everybody can do it. So again, I want to recommend you, dear friends. If you have got any question regarding WiFi so put a comment below this post and we try to reply it within 24 hours. Thank for being with us.

 

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  1. Salman

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