Setup WiFi on the ZTE MF90

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The ZTE MF90 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 ZTE MF90 Guides

This is the wifi guide for the ZTE MF90. 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.


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 ZTE MF90

To get started configuring the ZTE MF90 WiFi settings you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the ZTE MF90, follow our ZTE MF90 Login Guide.

Find the WiFi Settings on the ZTE MF90

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

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This is the status page from your ZTE MF90 router.

This wireless setup guide begins on the Home page of the ZTE MF90 router. To start off, click Setting in the upper right hand side of the page. From there, click Wi-Fi Settings in the left hand sidebar and then Basic Settings below that.

Change the WiFi Settings on the ZTE MF90

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This is the wifi setup page from your ZTE MF90 router.

You should be taken to the page you see above.

Begin by setting a Network Name (SSID). This can be anything you like, however we highly recommend avoiding any sort of personal information due to security reasons. To learn more, take a look at our Wireless Names Guide.

Now open the drop down menu labeled Security Mode and choose WPA2(AES)-PSK. To learn why this will provide you with the strongest security, see our WEP vs. WPA Guide.

After that, you'll need to set a Pass Phrase. This can be anything you like, however we recommend keeping it 14-20 characters long and avoiding all personal information. For more helpful tips like these, check out our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

That's all there is to it. Just be sure 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.

Other ZTE MF90 Info

Don't forget about our other ZTE MF90 info that you might be interested in.

This is the wifi guide for the ZTE MF90. We also have the following guides for the same router: