Setup WiFi on the Cisco EPC3928AD

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The Cisco EPC3928AD 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.

Other Cisco EPC3928AD Guides

This is the wifi guide for the Cisco EPC3928AD.We also have the following guides for the same router:

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 Cisco EPC3928AD

To get started configuring the Cisco EPC3928AD WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Cisco EPC3928AD, follow our Cisco EPC3928AD Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Cisco EPC3928AD

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

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This is the setup page from your Cisco router.

The wireless setup guide for the Cisco EPC3928AD router begins on the Setup page. Start out by clicking Wireless near the top of the page. From here, click Radio Settings.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Cisco EPC3928AD

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This is the wifi setup page from your Cisco router.

You should now be on the page you see above.

Begin by making sure that the first Wireless Interface option is set to Enable.

Following that, open the drop down list marked Channel and choose either 1, 6, or 11. To learn why these are the best options take a look at our WiFi Channels Guide.

Now you need to set a Network Name (SSID). This can be whatever you like, however, due to security reasons, we recommend avoiding any personal information. To learn more see our Wireless Names Guide.

That's all for this page. Just be sure to click Save Settings before leaving the page.

From here, click Wireless Security near the top of the page.

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This is the wifi security page from your Cisco router.

This takes you to a new page.

Start by making sure you're in the 2.4GHz section of the page.

Open the drop down menu labeled Security Mode and set it to WPA2-Personal. To learn why this will provide you with the strongest security, read our WEP vs. WPA Guide.

After that, set the Encryption to AES.

Finally, you'll need to set a Passphrase. We know a strong passphrase can be difficult to think up all on your own, so we've created a Choosing a Strong Password Guide to help you out.

Congratulations! That's all there is to it. Just be sure to click Save Settings before leaving.

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.

Other Cisco EPC3928AD Info

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This is the wifi guide for the Cisco EPC3928AD.We also have the following guides for the same router: