How to deactivate Wi-Fi?

The Wi-Fi network is activated per default on all modems and Wi-Fi Extenders. If you don't want to surf wirelessly, don't hesitate to disable the Wi-Fi network: you can always re-enable it again later.


B-box 3

B-box 3
How to deactivate or reactivate Wi-Fi?

The Wi-Fi network is activated per default on a b-box 3. Turn off your Wi-Fi network and turn it back on by keeping the on-off button >On-off button next to the Wi-Fi indicator next to the Wi-Fi LED pressed for 3 seconds.

If you look at the front of your b-box 3 modem, you will see that the Wi-Fi LED indicator has gone out. This confirms that the Wi-Fi network is now disabled.


How to deactivate or reactivate Wi-Fi
Deactivate/activate Wi-Fi at certain times, on certain devices
  1. Surf to your modem's configuration menu at http://192.168.1.1 with a recent Internet browser.
  2. Enter the user name and password of your modem then click the Login button.
    For the user name, select User in the Username dropdown menu.
    For the password, type the one that you will find on a sticker on the back of the modem, next to the word User Password.


    User password on the b-box 3 back

  3. Click on Access Control.
    access control button
  4. Select the device on which you want to disable Wi-Fi at certain times.
    device selection screen
  5. Select the time slot during which you want to disable Wi-Fi, then press OK.
    time slot selection screen

B-box 2

B-box 2

How to deactivate or reactivate Wi-Fi on your b-box 2?

The Wi-Fi network is activated per default on a b-box 2. Turn off your Wi-Fi network and turn it back on as explained below:

  1. Surf to your modem's configuration menu at http://192.168.1.1 with a recent Internet browser.
  2. Type the serial number of your modem. You will find it on a sticker on the back of the modem, next to the word S/N. Click then the button OK.
    Screen to access the configuration menu of your modem
  3. In the left column, click Advanced Settings then Wireless.
  4. The page Wireless gives you an overview of the Wi-Fi network: Enabled (activated) or Disabled (deactivated). Click the Deactivate button (or the Activate button) to switch off (or on) the wireless function. Click then the Apply button at the bottom of the screen.
    Screen where you can change the Wi-Fi settings: "Wireless network service is currently: Enabled (or Disabled)"

If you look at the front of your b-box 2 modem, you will see that the Wi-Fi LED indicator has gone out. This confirms that the Wi-Fi network is now disabled.


Wi-Fi Extender

Wi-Fi Extender

How to deactivate or reactivate Wi-Fi on your Wi-Fi Extender?

The Wi-Fi network is activated per default on a Wi-Fi Extender. Turn off your Wi-Fi network and turn it back on by keeping the Wi-Fi button wi-fi LED  pressed for 3 seconds.

If you look at the front of your Wi-Fi Extender, you will see that the Wi-Fi LED indicator has gone out. This confirms that the Wi-Fi network is now disabled.

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