Set or Change the WiFi Password of a D-Link DIR 300N Series Router in Windows 7

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You are watching VisiHow! This is a tutorial on how to set up a WiFi password on the D-Link DIR 300N-series. Find the IP address of the router. To find the IP address of the router, refer to the following VisiHow article: http://visihow.com/Find_the_IP_Address_of_Your_Router_in_Windows_7.

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Steps

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    Open up a browser and wait for it to open
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    Any browser will do. For this tutorial, Google Chrome is used.
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    Click on the address bar of the browser
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    In Google Chrome, this can be done in any new or existing tab.
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    Type in the IP address of the router in the address bar of the browser
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    The IP address for this demonstration is 192.168.0.1.
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    Press Enter
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    The router user interface will open. Provided that the original login and password have not been changed, the default login is "admin" and the default password is "admin" too. If the password has been changed to a forgotten or unknown one, perform a Factory Reset of the device. Push and hold the reset button on the back of the router with a pin or paperclip for ten seconds to do so.
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    Press Enter once the login and password are entered
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    Click "Configure WiFi" on the page
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    The next page will be open.
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    Click "Next" on the right side to open the next page
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    Change the SSID of the router, if required, on the newly opened "Basic settings" page
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    The SSID is the name that is displayed for the WiFi connection.
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    Click "Next" on the right side to open the next page
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    Click the arrow next to "Open" to reveal a drop-down menu
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    "Network Authentication" is set to "Open" by default.
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    Click "WPA2-PSK" in the drop-down menu
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    Additional settings will be shown.
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    Enter the desired password in the "Encryption Key PSK" field
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    In the tutorial, the password is "VisiHow.com".
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    Click "Next" on the right side to open the next page
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    Scroll down and press "Save"
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    Wait for the router to save its new settings. While the router is saving the settings, the whole page will be greyed out. All the changes are saved for the current session only.
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    To save the configuration settings to the memory of the router, click "Save" in the yellow area of the page
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    After that, the password will be set.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to set up a WiFi password on the D-Link DIR 300N-series. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comment section below.
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Questions and Answers

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I have a router which I fixed with my laptop but after I get the new laptop it is not connecting

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Dear Sir/Madam,. I want to reset my d link WiFi router password, but I am unable to connect the IP address. Please help me to do that.. Thank you. I have tried: I tried to visit IP address but its not connecting

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I am not able to login. I don't know the admin password?

Regarding WiFi reset.. I don't know the admin password.. Password as 'admin' is incorrect password. Please help me for the same.. I think it was caused by: Don't know the password.

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How can I change my password for my WiFi router d link from my laptop?

I've opened a ne browser an put in my ip address but it doesn't go to directly to the screen that tells you to add your user name and password from my laptop. I've tried everything like connected the cable from wireless WiFi to laptop and nothing

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When I turn off the WiFi modem, the password abolishes and I have to set the password again. So what do I have to do?

I need to solve this problem, please. Can you answer me? I think this question is full of information, so you could answer me. I have tried: I was setting the password of WiFi again and again. I think it was caused by: Turning off the modem. It's definitely the cause of the problem.

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