Wi-Fi settings: ZTE Falcon Z-917

Learn how to manage Wi-Fi settings on the ZTE Falcon Z-917.




Default SSID and password

  1. Remove the back cover from the device.
  2. Read the label to see the default SSID and password.


Scan & connect

  1. Turn on the mobile hotspot.
  2. On your computer or other Wi-Fi enabled device, search for available Wi-Fi networks and select the Network Name (SSID) for your Mobile HotSpot.
  3. Enter the network password. It may take up to a minute to establish a connection.


Turn on / off


Turn off

  1. Access the mobile hotspot admin page.
  2. Click the Settings tab.
  3. Under 'Basic Settings', set the 'Wi-Fi Switch' to Disable.


Turn on

  1. Turn the Power switch to Off.
  2. Turn the Power switch to On.
  3. When the device starts up, Wi-Fi will be enabled again.