How to get Free Wi-Fi?

Some simple hacks to get Wi-Fi for free.

Default gateway IP address differs with brands. Default IP address list

Router Settings - Ways to get started with routers

In this page, we going to see, how to get free Wi-Fi with minimum effect by using five simple methods.

1. Using Smartphone Internet connection.

By using your smartphone internet pack, you can share your data throw Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Android mobile:

Step 1: Open the setting menu from your mobile.
Step 2: Select more connection settings.
Step 3: Select mobile hotspot and tethering.
Step 4: Turn ON mobile hotspot.
Step 5: Set Password for your mobile hotspot.
Step 6: Connected devices - show name of device connected to your Wi-Fi hotspot.
Step 7: Simply turn OFF, when your work is finished.

iOS:

Step 1: Open the setting menu from your mobile.
Step 2: Select Personal Hotspot.
Step 3: Turn ON hotspot.
Step 4: You can connect a device by USB cable or Wi-Fi.
Step 5: You can use default password to devices which are going to be connected, else you can change the password.
Step 7: Simply turn OFF, when your work is finished.
Check the battery level, when using the hotspot. Have the habit of changing password regularly and make sure that Password is stronger. Use combination of Alphabets, Numeric, Special characters and shortcuts. Eg. “[email protected]

2. Use Free Wi-Fi finder Application:

In some country, public places has free Wi-Fi facility. To find those places, few application can help you. Such as WifiMapper, Wiman & Avast Wi-Fi Finder.

WifiMapper:

In this application, list of free Wi-Fi network is shared with location. We can share the password more securely. Off line maps also be used. You can check Wi-Fi connected details also & share your comments too.

Wiman:

In this application, you can access different Wi-Fi networks for free in cities throughout the world. It also lets you share your networks with other app users. You can share your comments too.

Avast Wi-Fi Finder:

In this application, you can find free Wi-Fi networks around you. Just check the map and take a look at the different points that show up. Selecting any one of them gives you more information, such as the name of the network, whether it requires a password, etc. You can change the setting that next time you go to that place automatically connect to that free Wi-Fi network.

3. Use Portable Routers:

Portable routers work as home routers. But they are small in size and they are completely wireless. They have single SIM and Memory Card slot. It work like a mobile hotspot, but one time full charging will whole day. More number of devices can be connected to this portable router with valid Password.

4. Find nearby Free Wi-Fi Location:

In some places free Wi-Fi is provided as compliment. Such as Libraries, Public plazas, McDonald’s/Starbucks, Hotel/Motels etc.

5. Find Hidden Wi-Fi Network:

It is possible to set up a wireless network so that it is “hidden.” Hidden networks won’t show up in the list of wireless networks displayed in the Network settings. To connect to a hidden wireless network:
Step 1: Open the system menu from the right side of the top bar.
Step 2: Select Wi-Fi Not Connected. The Wi-Fi section of the menu will expand.
Step 3: Click Wi-Fi Settings.
Step 4: Press the menu button in the top-right corner of the window and select Connect to Hidden Network….
Step 5: In the window that appears, select a previously-connected hidden network using the Connection drop-down list, or New for a new one.
Step 6: For a new connection, type the network name and choose the type of wireless security from the Wi-Fi security drop-down list.
Step 7: Enter the password or other security details.
Step 8: Click Connect.

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ

Every router brand will definitely have a default IP address. You need to get that IP address and paste it in the browser address bar to open the router settings page.
To access the settings page of the router we need to have the admin credentials for it. You can find it at the back of the router.
First of all you have to login to the router settings page. If you have the admin credentials login to the router settings pagae and change the Wi-Fi crdentials.
You can get your Wi-Fi password in the router settings page. There will be a button to unhide the previous password given. Click on the unhide button to reveal the password.
Like the above answer you need to login to the router settings page to change your username and password.
Your Wi-Fi password can be found at the router settings page. You can view it by opening the settings page using the admin credentials.

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