It is important to change the password of your network connection occasionally to prevent unauthorized usage of your network. Below are the steps by following which you can change password effortlessly.
How To Change Password?
1. Connect to Your Verizon FIOS Network
Firstly, you just need to simply connect to an internet connection using a wired or wireless network (wifi connection).You can also use the default WIFI name and password printed on the router sticker to connect through wifi connectivity.
2. Open The Browser And Go To 168.1.1
Now after opening the router, you need to write “192.168.1.1″ in the search bar and this will direct you to the router’s login page.After few seconds you will be directed to the page where you need to give your credentials.
3. Enter Username and Password
Next, enter the login requirements to access the main page. That will ask for the username and password, the default FIOS router administrator password can be found in the router. And then click on “change Admin Password”.
4. Change Password
Now you will be redirected to a new page where it will ask you to write a new password and then again to re-enter the password.
When you are changing your password, you need to make sure to keep a strong password that cannot be guessed easily. Along with this, you need to make sure that you do not forget the password. You can not it done somewhere safe as well.
How to Set up and Use Verizon Voicemail?
You may want to access and activate your Verizon voice mail and it is not only easy to set up but also easy to use. It can be accessed through the phone but you need to apply proper measures because the voice mail is protected by a password. And after activating it you can function it in any way you want.
1. Set Up Voicemail
To set up voicemail you need to first make sure that the phone has a signal and then proceed as explained below.First, open the phone and dial *86 on the keypad. After you give a call, a recorded message will prompt where you need to choose a language and then press #.
Then it will ask you to enter a 4-7 digit password for your voicemail, enter it and press #. Make sure to not use consecutive numbers.Then you will be asked to give your name and after giving press # and you may have to press # to confirm your name.
Finally, Verizon will give a final prompt for a voicemail greeting. Then after giving your greetings press # and press # again for confirming the greeting.
2. Check Voicemail
Your voicemail can be checked easily with help of your Verizon phone.Open your phone and dial *86 and give a call. Then give your password details and press #. Then follow the instructions to follow through with your messages of voicemail.
3. Check Voicemail From Another Phone
You can also check your voicemail if you don’t have your Verizon phone with you.From the phone where you want to check voicemail dial your 10-digit Verizon phone number.
When you hear the greeting prompt press # and then enter your password or PIN.Then press # again and then follow it to navigate through the messages.
4. Reset Voicemail Password
You can also reset the password of Verizon voicemail if you have forgotten it.Open your Verizon phone and dial *611 on the keypad. You will be asked to state a reason for giving a call, you can say “Reset voicemail password”.
You then have to confirm security verification by giving the necessary information. After that, you will be asked to give a new voicemail password, and giving that your password will be reset.
For changing the password, you need to follow certain steps as it is important to change the password of your network as well as the default password at regular intervals. You can also set up and use Verizon voicemail and also check it with your Verizon as well another phone. And you need to follow all the steps as stated above.