Setup WiFi on the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL

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The Billion BiPAC 7800DXL router is considered a wireless router because it offers WiFi connectivity. WiFi, or simply wireless, allows you to connect various devices to your router, such as wireless printers, smart televisions, and WiFi enabled smartphones.

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WiFi Terms

Before we get started there is a little bit of background info that you should be familiar with.

Wireless Name

Your wireless network needs to have a name to uniquely identify it from other wireless networks. If you are not sure what this means we have a guide explaining what a wireless name is that you can read for more information.

Wireless Password

An important part of securing your wireless network is choosing a strong password.

Wireless Channel

Picking a WiFi channel is not always a simple task. Be sure to read about WiFi channels before making the choice.

Encryption

You should almost definitely pick WPA2 for your networks encryption. If you are unsure, be sure to read our WEP vs WPA guide first.

Login To The Billion BiPAC 7800DXL

To get started configuring the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL, follow our Billion BiPAC 7800DXL Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL

If you followed our login guide above then you should see this screen.

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This is the status page from your Billion router.

Once you log into the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL router you should be taken to the Home page. To start out click Configuration on the left hand side of the page and then Wireless 2.4 (w10) just beneath that. Finally, click Basic.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Billion BiPAC 7800DXL

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This is the wifi setup page from your Billion router.

This brings you to the page shown above.

Begin by setting an SSID. This will serve as your network name and can be whatever you want it to be. However, due to security reasons we highly recommend avoiding any use of personal information. To learn more be sure to visit our Wireless Names Guide.

That's it for this page. Be sure to click Apply before moving on.

Click Security on the left hand side of the page.

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This is the wifi security page from your Billion router.

You should be brought to the page presented above.

Start off by making sure the WPS option is set to Disable. Want to know more, our guide titled What is WPS will answer your questions.

Open the drop down menu labeled Select SSID and choose the SSID you just created.

After that set the Network Authentication to WPA2-PSK. This will provide you with the best security. Want to know why? Read our WEP vs. WPA Guide to find out.

Now you'll need to set a WPA/WAPI passphrase. This will be your network password and can be anything you want it to be. However keep in mind that a strong password consists of 14-20 characters in length. For more help be sure to visit our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

Lastly set the WPA/WAPI Encryption to AES.

That's it! You're done. Just don't forget to click Apply before leaving the page.

Possible Problems when Changing your WiFi Settings

After making these changes to your router you will almost definitely have to reconnect any previously connected devices. This is usually done at the device itself and not at your computer.

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