Change wireless channel

From time to time, interference from other wireless networks near your home can result in connection problems. Not good. Changing the channel on your Livebox can help fix the problem. This guide shows you how.

  1. From a computer connected to your Livebox, go to 192.168.1.1
    192.168.1.1 in address bar

  2. The Livebox Homepage will open

    Livebox homepage

  3. Click Access to the configuration pages... 

    Livebox homepage

  4. You'll be asked to enter a username and password

    - Enter the Name: admin
    - Enter the Password: admin

  5. Click Log In

    enter the name 'admin' and the password 'admin'
  6. Click to open the Security menu
  7. Click Wireless Connection
  8. In the Channel number field, select a new number e.g. 5
  9. Click Submit to confirm your changes

    Livebox homepage

Why not try a number of options to find the best channel for you.

Last updated: 14/2/2019
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