How to find out SSID?

Vladimir Kulinich
Vladimir Kulinich
March 6, 2013
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How to find out SSID?

Many are faced with the fact that they can not determine the network name of a device. How to learn SSID, our article will tell.

SSID (Service Set IDentifier) ​​is the identifier of the router or network, that is, the name.

If you want to know the network name of the printer, folder, CD / DVD-drive or other share that is located on another computer on the local network, you just need to go to it in the standard Explorer. The name of the device that you see is the network name. Any users accessing through the network will see only the network names of such resources.

When you want to determine the network name of a Wi-Fi access point, absolutely any computer that has a Wi-Fi adapter will display it in its list of available networks. This list can be opened by clicking on the icon of such a network connection that is located in the notification area on the Taskbar.

When you need to change the name assigned to the network or learn it using the Wi-Fi device settings (modem or router), this method depends directly on the modem or router model used.

Now you know how to find the network SSID.