Manage Your Wi-Fi Network
One of the benefits of using Forum, is its ability to connect devices through any network. Forum also has the ability to create its own Wi-Fi network from a Windows 10 laptop or tablet for others to join—this is called a Forum Access Point.
This tutorial shows you how to manage and customize your Forum Access Point for others to join before you connect your audience in a Forum meeting.
How to Manage Your Wi-Fi Network:
From the main screen, select Settings. Once you’re in Settings you can begin to customize and manage your Wi-Fi network.
All the controls to manage or customize your Wi-Fi network or Forum Access Point are under Access Point.
Naming your Wi-Fi Network (Access Point) or SSID.
Your Wi-Fi Network or Forum Access Point (this is also known as an SSID) comes pre-named as Forum. To customize the name, click on that field and enter your own name. It can be something like Brendas-meeting or Joes-Forum. Select OK when finished.
Creating a Password for your network.
After you re-name your Wi-Fi network, it will require a password. You can name it anything you like as long as it has:
One upper-case letter
Audience members can now find and join your newly named Wi-Fi network as if they would any network.
Automatically starting your Wi-fi network (FOrum Access point)
You can choose to have your Forum Access Point generate a Wi-Fi signal upon starting-up a Forum presentation. From the same Settings page under Access Point Just switch the toggle Start With Presentation to On or Off.
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If you’re having any trouble, please contact Customer Support for help.