How to hide the name of your WiFi network from others

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How to hide your WiFi network to prevent others from seeing it: - Have you ever wished your WiFi was invisible so that no one could see or connect to it? There is an easy way to do this. Each network must have a network name. This network name is our Service Set Identifier (SSID). In about 100 milliseconds, the router broadcasts a beacon that contains information about your WiFi network. External devices collect signals from this beacon and use them to connect to the WiFi network. So if there is a way to stop your WiFi network from screaming at your information, you can prevent other devices from seeing your network and connecting to it. Dive into the article to learn how to hack this simple trick.

Final report: If security is your primary concern, it is best that you follow safer methods to protect your WiFi, such as setting a very complex WiFi password and changing the login credentials of the default router. You can also encrypt the WiFi signals sent by your router so that only your computer can decrypt them.


  • First of all, log into your router. For this, you need to visit your router's login page. For most routers the login IP would be o Copy and paste the IP address into your web browser and press the Enter key. When the router login page opens, log in with your username and password. The default username would be administration and the default password would be Costa degli Etruschi is the password o administration depending on the router.


  • Now look for an option called Advanced on the login page. Once found, click on it.


  • Then click on the file wireless option. Here, look for a checkbox next to the name Hide access point. You need to disable this checkbox. That is.

  • Different routers have different settings. If you can't find the Hide access point check box, you can search for the check box by name Enable SSIB broadcast. Disable this. That is. Save your changes and that's it.

Hope you found the article useful. If you have any questions about any of the steps, feel free to leave comments, we'll be happy to help. Stay tuned for more tips, tricks and helpful tips.

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