AT&T is sending me a new router to update my old one. If i leave the WIFI name/pw the same, any chance my wifi connected devices wont work?

4 Answers

  • David
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    Even if the password and SSID are the same it will be seen as a new network and will need to be authenticated with the password. I know I have tried exactly to do this.

  • 6 months ago

    Assuming you change the default SSID (Wi-Fi name) and password to what the one from the old router, I don't see why your devices wouldn't connect automatically. Just make sure you use the same password encryption settings (like WPA2).

  • 6 months ago

    i would ask at&t about it

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    They'll probably issue a new router password.

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