How to update the Wi-Fi network configuration

As an administrator, you may change several settings of the access point Wi-Fi settings of the MoodleBox. To do this, visit the MoodleBox dashboard at Site administration > Server > MoodleBox in the administration interface.

Wi-Fi Settings

Wi-Fi Settings

Change Wi-Fi network name (SSID)

You may change the network name (SSID). Type in a new SSID in the adequate field and click the button Change Wi-Fi settings. Starting with MoodleBox version 2.3.0, it is possible to enter SSIDs with specials characters such as emojis, including spaces.

Change Wi-Fi access point channel

To change the Wi-Fi channel of the wireless access point of the MoodleBox, select a channel number and click the button Change Wi-Fi settings.

Change Wi-Fi regulatory country of the access point (from version 2.5.0)

To change the Wi-Fi regulatory country of the MoodleBox wireless access point, select a country from the drop-down list and click the Change Wi-Fi settings button.

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Authorized Wi-Fi channels depend on the country of regulation. Depending on the country selected, some channels will no longer be available.

Remove Wi-Fi network password or change it

To enable a easier access of the Wi-Fi access point of the MoodleBox, it’s possible to allow its access without a password. To do this, uncheck the Wi-Fi network password protected checkbox. This can be rechecked at anytime.

It is also possible to change the password of the Wi-Fi access point of the MoodleBox. To do this, type in a new password in the adequate field. The password should be 8 to 63 characters long. If you fail to input a valid password, it will be reverted to the default password moodlebox.