Access the router’s web-based setup page. For instructions, click here.
NOTE: To learn how to access the web-based setup page on a Macintosh computer, click here.
Click Wireless and select Disabled for SSID Broadcast.
NOTE: If the Configuration View is set to Wi-Fi Protected Setup™, select Manual and select Disabled for SSID Broadcast.
QUICK TIP: If you have a dual-band Wireless-N router, you may disable both frequencies or you can leave one Enabled.
NOTE: For information on how to connect to a wireless network with SSID broadcast disabled, click here. If you would like to enable the SSID broadcast of your Linksys router, simply repeat steps 1-2 and select Enabled then click Save Settings.
The Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router does not have the option for disabling the SSID Broadcasting. For more information about disabling the SSID Broadcasting in Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router, click here.
Connecting a Mac® computer to a wireless network with disabled SSID broadcast
Setting up wireless MAC Filtering to permit users to connect to the wireless network on your Linksys router