How do I change the name of my wireless network on my 2-wire modem?

To change the name of your wireless network on your 2-Wire Modem, follow the steps below. Note: You must do this from your Windstream connection. It cannot be done from a remote location.

  1. Go to http://192.168.254.254/ to change the name of your network on your 2-Wire modem.
  2. When prompted for username and password, use ‘admin’ for both.
  3. Click on ‘Home Network’
  4. Click on 'Wireless Settings'
  5. In the 'Network Name' box, type what you would like to name your wireless network.
  6. Click 'Save' 

Now you need to change the wireless password for your 2-Wire Modem.

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