Support: Sierra Wireless AirCard® 763S 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot

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Secure your 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot device

Your Sierra Wireless AirCard® 763S 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot is preconfigured with basic security settings. It is highly recommended to better secure your device to prevent any unauthorized access.

Change the administrator password

  1. Connect your computer to the Mobile Hotspot.
  2. Go to the http://aircard.hotspot address.
  3. Type the administrator password in the Enter admin login field.
    NOTE: The default password is swiadmin. We recommend changing the password to prevent unauthorized access to your device.
  4. Click Login.
  5. In the left hand column, select Device Security.
  6. Type a new password in the Administrator Login field.
    Note: The password must contain 5-31 characters.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Click OK.

The administrator password has been changed.

Change and hide the Wi-Fi password

  1. Connect your computer to the Mobile Hotspot.
  2. Go to the http://aircard.hotspot address.
  3. Type the administrator password in the Enter admin login field.
    NOTE: The default password is swiadmin unless you changed it in the procedure above. We recommend changing the password to prevent unauthorized access to your device.
  4. Click Login.
  5. In the left hand column, select Device Security.
  6. Type a new password in the Wi-Fi Passphrase field. Choose a password not easily guessed.
  7. Clear the Wi-Fi Passphrase visible on device checkbox.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Click OK.

The Wi-Fi password has been changed and is now hidden.

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