Setup WiFi on the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ

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The Technicolor TC7210.dNZ 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 Technicolor TC7210.dNZ

To get started configuring the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ, follow our Technicolor TC7210.dNZ Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ

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

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This is the status page from your Technicolor router.

We begin this guide on the Status page of the Technicolor TC7210-dNZ router. To change your wireless network settings click Wireless near the top of the page. From there click Primary Network beneath Wi-Fi 2.4G on the left hand side of the page.

Change the WiFi Settings on the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ

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This is the wifi setup page from your Technicolor router.

You should be taken to the page shown above.

First you'll want to set a Network Name (SSID). This can be anything you want it to be, however due to security reasons we strongly recommend avoiding the use of any personal information. For more on this topic be sure to visit our Wireless Names Guide.

Next you'll need to set the WPA2-PSK option to Enabled. This will provide you with the strongest security. Want to know why? Check out our WEP vs. WPA Guide.

Set the WPA/WPA2 Encryption to AES.

Now you'll need to set a WPA Pre-Shared Key. This will serve as your network password and can be anything you want it to be. However keep in mind that a strong password is 14-20 characters in length and includes no personal information. For more help be sure to take a look through our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

Be sure not to use WPS. Want to know why this is important? Read our What is WPS Guide to find out.

That's it! That's all there is to it. Just don't forget to save your changes before closing 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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This is the wifi guide for the Technicolor TC7210.dNZ.We also have the following guides for the same router: