How do I disable SSID broadcast on my DI‑634M?

In a home network, the SSID broadcast feature is useful foridentifying your network for ease of connectivity, but it can alsoleave you open to network intrusion. You should disable thisfeature to improve the security of your wireless network. You willneed to manually configure your wireless clients with the same SSIDas your access point or wireless router once SSID broadcast isdisabled.

Step 1 Open a web browser and type the IP addressof the DI-634M into the address bar (default is 192.168.0.1). PressEnter.

Step 2 The default username isadmin (all lower case) and the default password isblank (nothing). Click OK.

Step 3 Click on the Home tab atthe top and then click on Wireless on the leftside.

Step 4 Select Disabled next toSSID Broadcast.

Step 5 Click on Apply to saveyour settings.

Note: The Site Survey feature on your wirelessadapter will no longer work since the SSID is not beingtransmitted.

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