How do I change my WiFi name? / Change my SSID. What is a SSID?

SSID is the acronym for Service Set Identifier. Mostly, an SSID is the equivalent of the name that is broadcasted for a Wi-Fi network
Your device comes pre-configured with a WiFi SSID of Simplifi-XXXX (the X’s indicate 4 numbers).  You can change this SSID to be consistent with your network naming convention or individual taste.  Please follow below steps to customize your SSID;

  1. Ensure you are connected to the Simplifi device either via WiFi or LAN cable
  2. Open a internet browser and enter or in the event this doesn’t work, you can enter which will work on either WiFi or LAN connection
    • Username - Simplifi
    • Password - found on the back of your device or on the label found on the packaging box
  3. Click Login > Network >> Wireless >>> Edit
    • You can also click on the blue SSID on the bottom of the Status Homepage
  4. Scroll down to the ESSID field where you see your current SSID name. 
    • Highlight your existing name and retype or delete and type your intended network name.
  5. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save
    • The page will refresh and take you back to the Wireless Overview page