Step-by-step guide on how to connect to Wi-Fi network with hidden SSID on Windows 10 desktop, laptop, Android 8 phone, tablet, iPhone
As you probably know, you can hide your Wi-Fi network name in the settings of your wireless router (or access point) to improve security of your hotspot. After you hide SSID, everyone will first need to enter the correct SSID and only then – a valid security key to connect to your wireless network. And here is how to connect to a Wi-Fi network that doesn’t broadcast its name.
I can’t open the configuration page or my repeater after I configured it to extend my router’s Wi-Fi network. I can log in to my router’s settings page only. Please, tell me how can I find current IP address of my repeater, open its web interface and change the settings? Continue reading
Some time ago we wrote about how to fix issue with Internet access. In this article we will mention all possible reasons and solutions to fix Wi-Fi not working on Android device such as phone or tablet. The problem may look quite different. For instance:
- All mobile devices connect to WiFi except one.
- Mobile device connects to all wireless networks but won’t connect to your home router.
- Android phone (tablet) connects to Wi-Fi but suddenly disconnects for no obvious reason soon (or after a definite period of time).
My Nexus 6P detects many neighbor WiFi networks but won’t see my home WiFi. I can connect to WiFi at Starbucks, McDonald’s, my Nexus even sees the network created by an ancient 54 Mbit Asus at my friend’s apartment, but not at my home. Help me understand what’s wrong with my Nexus (or my router TP-Link TL-WR941N). Continue reading
You can hide your phone, your email, not to show your profile picture in Skype if you wish. But people who are concerned about privacy have long been asking the question on forums: “how can I hide my Skype profile from search?” Today we will explain how you can entirely hide your profile If you don’t want your account to be suggested in the Skype search. And vice versa – how to allow displaying your Skype profile in search results. Continue reading
Opera browser has a built-in VPN feature that allows you to change IP to another country, select a virtual location and stay anonymous. First, you need to enable the feature and then you will be able to turn it on or off any time you need. Here is our step-by-step guide on how to use VPN in Opera. Continue reading