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How to change your Huawei E5330 Mi-Fi device SSID name and password

  1. Turn the device on.
  2. Connect to the device from your computer.
  3. Open your internet browser and navigate to 192.168.8.1
  4. Enter the default username and password:
    Username: admin
    Password: admin
  5. Login.
  6. Select ‘Settings’ on the home screen.
  7. Select ‘WLAN’ from the menu on the left-hand side.
  8. Then select ‘WLAN Basic Settings’.
  9. Under the WLAN Basic Settings page, change the SSID (Wifi Name) as desired.
  10. Update the WPA pre-shared key (Wifi Password) as desired.
  11. Select ‘Apply’ to save settings and reconnect your devices with new access details.

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