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Huawei HG659b - How to change your WiFi channel

Learn how to update your WiFi channel and when you might do this.

Locate the best WiFi channel for you

Changing channels can often reduce WiFi interference. This can be especially useful if you live in an apartment with a lot of WiFi networks nearby. To get an idea of which channels are already in use in your home or nearby, try the following mobile apps:

How to change your WiFi channel

  1. Open any web browser such as Chrome, Firefox, Edge.
  2. In the address bar, type 192.168.1.254 and press enter.
  3. Enter your modem login information. By default, the User name and Password will both be admin. This information is also located on the bottom of your modem.
  4. Click Home Network from the menu bar.
  5. Click WLAN Settings from the left hand side and choose Advanced Settings from the options below.
  6. Update the WiFi channel in the Channel field by selecting a new channel from the dropdown menu.
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  8. Click Apply.

Your WiFi channel is now updated. We recommend testing for at least 2 hours before changing WiFi channels again.

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