Connect to WiFi on Windows 7

  1. On your desktop, click the Network icon in bottom right-hand corner of your screen. This will bring up a list of available connections.
     
    Windows 7 WiFi icon screenshot
  2. Find the name (SSID) of your WiFi network and click on it.

    Note: If your WiFi network isn't showing up on your device, follow this guide to check your basic WiFi settings on modems supplied by Westnet. If you have a third party modem, please check the manufacturer's website for support information.
  3. Ensure Connect Automatically is ticked and then click the Connect button.
    Windows 7 WiFi networks list screenshot
  4. You’ll be asked to enter your Security key, which is your WiFi password (WPA). Type it in, and then click OK. Your computer should remember your password for you from now on.
    Windows 7 WiFi password entry screenshot

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