May 30, 2019

We were all there. You can buy a new router, get it out of the box, plug it in, and start connecting all your new devices. Your network may look like this: "9302nbd2nf02" and / or "9302nbd2nf02-5G". boring. When you are running a wi-fi network on your phone or laptop, nearby networks fill your screen with random random strings of alphanumeric characters.

But hey, why join the sea of ​​network names meaningless? For an additional three to four minutes, you can set a dedicated SSID for the network ("Service Set ID" - or just "Network Name" for less technically inclined). While you are in it, why not choose a network name with some creativity or even a little humor? Since you're reading this article, I think you're thinking about it. If you already know how to set a custom SSID, go to the section below and go directly to the network names. However, if you need a little help, we've included guidelines for the best brands of network routers.

Funny Wi-Fi Names that Make your Neighbors Think you Have a Sense of Humor


How to change the network name (SSID) on your router

Set a custom network name (SSID) on the routers


  1. Launch an Internet browser and type into the address bar.
  2. Enter the router user name and password when prompted.  The default user name is admin. The default password is password.
  3. Click OK.
  4. The BASIC Home page displays.
  5. Select Wireless.
  6. Enter your new user name in the Name (SSID) field.
  7. Enter your new password in the Password (Network Key) fields.
  8. Click the Apply button.
  9. Your changes are saved.

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Note: If your device disconnects from the wireless network, view the available wireless network again and enter the new WiFi network key or password.


  1. Open an Internet browser and enter into the address bar.
  2. Enter the password for your Admin account in the field provided. If you have not changed this password from the default, leave the field blank. Click Log In.
  3. Move the cursor to the Settings tab and then click Wireless from the drop-down menu.
  4. Next to Wi-Fi Name (SSID), type in a new SSID. Wireless clients will need to connect to the new SSID in order to access your wireless network. This may require you to update your wireless clients’ configuration. You must specify a different SSID for the 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz wireless networks.
  5. Click Save Settings to save your configuration.

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Funny Wi-Fi Network Names

Without further ado, here's a bunch of more than a hundred smart names with network features to consider for your Wi-Fi network. We have also rated them in some popular categories Enjoy!


  1. LANdo Calrissian
  2. May the Wi-Force Be With You
  3. Jar Jar Linksys
  4. These Are Not the Droids You’re Looking For
  5. Not the Wifi You’re Looking For
  6. A long time ago…
  7. Let the Wifi Win
  8. I am WAN with the Web and the Web is with Me
  9. Luke, I Am Your Wi-Fi
  10. Forest Moon of Endor
  11. Docking Bay 94
  12. Huge Tracts of LAN
  13. I’m Not A Witch I’m Your Wifi
  14. Inigo the Modem
  15. One Does Not Simply Log Into Mordor
  16. You Shall Not Password
  17. Lord of the Ping
  18. One Wifi to Rule Them All
  19. Routers of Rohan
  20. Skynet Global Defense Network
  21. The LAN Before Time
  22. No More Mister Wifi
  23. The Net starring Sandra Bullock
  24. Titanic Syncing
  25. Silence of the LAN
  26. Do Re Mi Fa So La Wi Fi


  1. Winternet is Coming
  2. Wi-Fi Network? Why Not Zoidberg?
  3. A LANnister Always Surfs The Net
  4. The Mad Ping
  5. House of Black and Wifi
  6. Comcasterly Rock
  7. House LANister
  8. LANnisters Pay Their Debts
  9. LANnisters Send Their Regards
  10. Banana Stand Money
  11. Troy and Abed in the Modem
  12. Modem Family
  13. Bill Wi, the Science Fi
  14. Go Go Gadget Internet
  15. A Van Down By The River
  16. DHARMA Initiative – Station 4

Pop Culture

  1. Wi FiLecia
  2. Hide Yo Kids, Hide Yo Wi-Fi!
  3. That’s What She SSID
  4. Not A Pokestop
  5. Routy McRouterface
  6. Never gonna give you wifi
  7. Thanks Obama
  8. 99 problems, but WiFi ain’t one
  9. Bill Clinternet
  10. Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Lan
  11. I am the Internet, AMA
  12. Upload the rain download in africa
  13. Wu-Tang LAN
  14. I Can Haz Wireless?
  15. Drop it like it’s Hotspot
  16. 2 Girls, 1 Router
  17. Wi believe I can Fi
  18. Everyday I’m buffering
  19. I come from a LAN down under
  20. A Linksys to the Past
  21. Girls Gone Wireless
  22. Wifi Art Thou Romeo
  23. Russian Hackers
  24. Panic at the Cisco
  25. For Whom the Belk