How to Change Your CenturyLink WiFi Password

A simple change for added security.
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  • Time to complete: 5 minutes

An easy way to keep your wireless network secure is to change the password. Routinely updating your WiFi password adds an extra layer of security that's easy to maintain from your browser window.

All you need is a computer with access to the CenturyLink router. Hardwire to the network in case there are any issues while making the WiFi changes.

1

Your WiFi password can be changed on the web portal. Access the web portal by logging into your CenturyLink router.

2

Once you've logged into the Century Link router, navigate to the following location:

  • Go to Wireless Setup
  • Choose 2.4 GHz
  • Click Wireless Security
3

On this screen, you can set a new network name (SSID) or WiFi password (passphrase/network key).

4

Once you've set new WiFi information, save the changes and test the new wireless connection.

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