Change wireless channel

If there are many Wi-Fi hotspots in the vicinity of your router using the same wireless channel, this may interrupt your Wi-Fi hotspot. It may help changing the channel. Remember, you need to establish a connection to the router web interface.

Just so you know...

Please select the red text to see instructional images.

Find "Wi-Fi"
Click Basic.
Click Wi-Fi.
Change wireless channel automatically
Click the drop down list next to "Channel".
Highlight Auto.
Click Submit.
If you allow your router to change wireless channel automatically, it will occasionally analyse which channel to use in order to deliver the strongest possible Wi-Fi signal without being interrupted by other nearby Wi-Fi hotspots.
Change wireless channel manually
Click the drop down list next to "Channel".
Highlight the required channel.
Click Submit.
If you still experience an unstable wireless connection to your Wi-Fi hotspot, try optimising the Wi-Fi signal.
Was this helpful? Yes No

Send us your comments

Your feedback means a lot to us. Please let us know how we could make our Device Guide site even better.

Enter your comments here then click the 'Send' button.

500 characters remaining Send

Email this article to your friend

* Required Information

Your name
Your friend's name
Your friend's email *
Key in the letters and numbers displayed in the box
Back to the topic list