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What is WiFi SSID?
Last Updated: 14th January, 2020
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Besides, how do I find out my SSID?
Look for a sticker on your router.
- Left-click the wireless signal icon (most often locatedinbottom right corner of the desktop).
- Within the list of networks, look for the network namelistednext to Connected. This is your network's SSID.
what WiFi stands for? Wi-Fi is simply a trademarked term meaningIEEE802.11x. The false notion that the brand name "Wi-Fi"isshort for "wireless fidelity" has spread to such an extentthateven industry leaders have included the phrase wirelessfidelity ina press release.
Moreover, what is an SSID and what is it used for?
An SSID (Service Set Identifier) is theprimaryname associated with an 802.11wireless local area network(WLAN)including home networks and public hotspots. Client devicesusethis name to identify and join wireless networks.
How do I find my SSID on my phone?
Tap on the Wireless and networks section, tap onWi-Fisettings. Tap on Wi-Fi: Turn on Wi-Fi. Locate your wirelessnetworkname (SSID). For Windstream equipment, the wirelessnetworkname is located on the back of the router nexttoSSID.