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How to disable Wi-Fi (Verizon)

This article will walk you through general instructions on how you can disable the Wi-Fi on the listed Verizon-supported devices.  
  • Fios Quantum Gateway / Fios Actiontec MI424WR / Actiontec GT784WNV
  • D-Link® DSL-2750B

NOTE:  Steps and instructions may vary depending on your gateway’s model.  If your model is not on the list below, contact your device’s manufacturer for support.

Before you begin
  • Make sure the computer you use to access the web-based setup page of your router or gateway is either wired directly to it or is connected via Wi-Fi.
  • Make sure to know your login credentials as these differ for every manufacturer.  Contact your device’s manufacturer for support.

Fios Quantum Gateway / Fios Actiontec MI424WR / Actiontec GT784WNV
 
Step 1:
Launch a browser, enter “https://192.168.1.1” in the address bar, and press [ENTER]

Step 2:
Enter the login credentials for your device.  

Step 3:
Click on WIRELESS SETTINGS.

 
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Step 4:
Click on Basic Security Settings.

 
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Step 5:
Click the Off radio buttons of both bands (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz).

 
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Step 6:
Click Apply.

 
D-Link® DSL-2750B
 
Step 1:
Launch a browser, enter “https://192.168.1.1” in the address bar, and press [ENTER]

Step 2:
Enter the login credentials for your device.  

Step 3:
Click on Wireless Setup.
 
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Step 4:
Under WIRELESS NETWORK SETTINGS, uncheck the Enable Wireless option.

 
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Step 5:
Click on Apply Settings.

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