In order to change the WiFi password on Hitron CGNM-2250, let’s first see its features. The Hitron Americas CGNM-2250 is a high-performance router that delivers high-speed internet connection either for the wireless or the ethernet ports. With up to 1300mbps, this router is a good option if you like streaming or gaming. If you have one of these or thinking about getting one, we recommend you to stay here and learn a little bit more about it.
This tutorial is basically based on the router’s internal settings, so, you will learn how to modify or change the WiFi key of your router, or change the network name (SSID). But before starting with the guide, we suggest you to follow the steps all the time and avoid doing something out of them.
The reset button is a good option if you fail while trying to change some internal settings on your router. Just hold pressed the button for at least 10 seconds. Normally the button is inside a little hole at the back of the router, so, probably you will have to use a pin to press the button.
Up here you can see where exactly is located the reset button. Down here we are going to start explaining about the router’s internal settings. We first have to know how to access to the web interface, so, please follow the next steps.
Log in to the Hitron CGNM-2250
Before starting you have to make sure that you have an ethernet connection with the PC. Then, you have to open a web browser and access to the official IP address. In this case the IP is 192.168.0.1.
After you access to the IP, the system will ask you for a username and a password. Normally they are printed on the router’s label, but in this case we have cusadmin for the username and password for the password. Press login after you introduce the credentials and you will get redirected to the interface’s home page.
Change the wireless password on the Hitron CGNM-2250
After you are on the main home screen, you have to go to the Wireless section on the top menu. Then, select the Basic Settings.
You will see something like in the image. You can choose which network you want to edit. On Network Name SSID you can edit it as you wish. Also you have the opportunity to change the Security Mode, we recommend the WPA2 because it is more secure.
In the end you will see the Password field. This is the wireless key needed to access to the internet with your wireless devices. As soon as you edit it, go and save the changes.
This is our Hitron CGNM-2250 little guide. We hope you already know how to change the wireless passphrase or WiFi password on Hitron CGNM-2250.