Step BY Step HOW TO Change OR Reset Verizon WI-FI Name AND Password

You can change Verizon Wi-Fi name (SSID) or password (WPA2/WEP key) at any time. After applying the changes,

be sure to reconnect any Wi-Fi device with the same customized Verizon Wi-Fi network name and password.

Verizon provides a variety of tools to change or reset Verizon wi-fi name or password:

  • My Verizon
  • My Fios app
  • Router label

Change or reset Verizon Wi-Fi name or password using My Fios app

  • If you have a Verizon Fios Advanced router or Fios Quantum Gateway, use the My Fios app and select:
    • Internet > click MY Networks select a network > select Edit to make changes then enter your new credentials.
  •  Note: If your Wi-Fi access is disabled, you will have to select Enable Private Wi-Fi Access.
  • Note: If you have separate Wi-Fi names for your 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz networks and you changed your password, reconnect any Wi-Fi device. The password is always the same for both wi-fi networks.

Change or reset Verizon Wi-Fi name or password using My Verizon

  • If you have a Verizon Fios Advanced router or Fios Quantum Gateway, login to My Verzion to change or reset Verizon WI-FI name or password.
    • hover over Services, select Internet > click My Network, click a network to Manage > enter the new credentials and Save Changes
  • If the Wi-Fi access is disabled, you will have to Enable Wi-Fi Access in the popup where you can manage your network.

Change or reset Verizon Wi-Fi name or password in your router manually

  • If you don’t have a Verizon Fios Advanced router or Fios Quantum Gateway, you can change or reset the Verizon Wi-Fi name or password in your router manually. To make changes:
    • Open your browser and enter 192.168.1.1
    • Sign in with your Verizon router username and password
    • Router name is admin. You can find the default router password written on your router label
    • If you changed your Verizon router password and don’t remember it, you will need to reset your router to factory default settings
    • Follow the directions onscreen or your router user guide to change your Wi-Fi network name or password

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