Setup WiFi on the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1

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The Dlink DSL-2740B-F1 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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This is the wifi guide for the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1.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 Dlink DSL-2740B-F1

To get started configuring the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1 WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1, follow our Dlink DSL-2740B-F1 Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1

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

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This is the setup page from your Dlink router.

Starting on the Setup Wizard page of the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1 router, click the link on the left side of the page labeled Wireless Settings.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1

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This is the wifi setup page from your Dlink router.

At this point, click the button in the center section of the page that reads Manual Wireless Connection Setup.

You should end up on a page like the one you see here.

That's it, you did it.

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 Dlink DSL-2740B-F1 Info

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This is the wifi guide for the Dlink DSL-2740B-F1.We also have the following guides for the same router: