Configure 5 GHz SSID on your Actiontec C2300A modem

The 5 GHz SSID setup allows you to create and manage up to 4 SSID's (wireless networks).  
5 GHz Wireless Step 1-5

1.  Connect a device, such as a computer or tablet, directly to your modem using the Ethernet cable (usually yellow).

2.  Open a web browser and type http://192.168.0.1 into the web address field.

3.  Log in to your modem's settings (Modem GUI) using the Administrator Username and Password, then select "Apply." Unless you have changed the default settings, you can find the login information on the modem's sticker.

Learn more about password security best practices.

4.  Select "Wireless Setup."

5.  Select "5 GHz" in the left sidebar.

  1. Select the "SSID Setup."
  1. Select the SSID you want to edit. HINT: It's usually the top one.
  1. Select the desired "SSID state."
  1. You can change the "Network Name" here. (optional)
  1. Select "Apply" to save your changes.
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