How do I change Wi-Fi settings on the Viasat Gateway modem?

If you need to change the settings for the Gateway modem, here’s a useful guide on how to do so!

If you do not know which modem you have, please refer to this forum post


  1. Connect to your Wi-Fi network (you can alternatively do this with a cable connection to a laptop or desktop as well).

  2. Open up your Internet Browser of choice and type the IP address:

  3. When Prompted, log in using the following credentials
    -username: admin
    -The password can be found on a sticker that is on your Gateway modem, on the field “Admin Password”, as shown in the example picture below

  1. Go to the Wi-Fi Settings tab, as seen in the screenshot below

  1. You should be able to change your network name and password on a page similar to this example screenshot:

After you’ve made the desired changes and saved them, the connection will be all set, and all you need to do is connect to it once more using the new credentials!