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How to change WiFi security on my iPod Touch

Are equipped with Wi-Fi connectivity that allows the device using wireless Internet networks. The iPod Touch can connect to open and secure Wi-Fi signals, and remember the details of the networks that had already turned on. If you enter the wrong password when connecting to a secure network, the iPod Touch still remember the password and try to use whenever it is within reach. The password must be manually placed back into the iPod settings to connect properly.


1. Start the Settings application on the iPod Touch, tap the home screen.


2. Open the "Wi-Fi" page. The list of upcoming Wi-Fi will be displayed.


3. Touch the small blue arrow to the right of the Wi-Fi network that you want to change the "Select Network" list. A detail of the network is displayed.


4. Select "Forget this Network" button at the top of the screen. This removes all previously entered security information stored on the iPod Touch.


5. Tap again to the network in the "Select Network" list and enter the password security options on the pop-up box. Press the "Register" button to connect to Wi-Fi network with the security detail changed.

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Many Wi-Fi issues can be resolved by doing the following:
Basic troubleshooting
  • Tap Settings > Wi-Fi and turn Wi-Fi off and then on again.
  • Verify that you are in range of your Wi-Fi router or base station.
  • Confirm that your Wi-Fi router and Cable/DSL modem are connected to power and turned on.
  • Check whether other devices (portable computers, for example) are able to connect to the Wi-Fi network and access the Internet.

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