Applies to Actiontec router: GT701-WG (Qwest Version)
By default, the network name (SSID) will appear as: Actiontec
How to access this router's settings:
  1. Access login by clicking:
  2. Enter default* username: admin
  3. Enter default* password: (leave blank)
* If you have changed the router's default login settings you will need to enter the newer username and/or password. If you are unable to log in to the router, please call 1-800-255-3700.
Where to find and change your router's:
  • WEP/WPA key: In 'Wireless Security' on the 'Advanced' page example
  • Network name: In 'Wireless Access Point' on the 'Advanced' page example
  • Mode Settings: In 'Wireless Access Point' on the 'Advanced' page example
Important Note:


  • You will need to perform a manual configuration on the Wii console. For more information on how to perform the configuration of these settings, click here.
  • You will also need to set your router's mode to 'mixed.' This setting can be found under 'Wireless Advanced Settings' on the 'Advanced Settings' page.
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  • In some cases you may need to update your router's firmware. For information on performing this update, please contact your router's manufacturer.
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    Due to firmware updates and newer versions of this router, the information on this page, including any example images, may not be the most current. We recommend that you ensure your router has the most current firmware update installed. Check with the router manufacturer for the most current information.

    If you need help locating the settings described on this page, or have questions on how to adjust them, refer to the router's manual, the router's manufacturer, or the internet service provider that installed your router.

    Nintendo provides this information for our consumers' use. It is up to each consumer to determine what security needs they have for their own networks, and to decide how best to configure their network settings to meet those needs.