What is jiofi.local.html?
Jiofi.local.html is the url for accessing settings page for your JioFi device. This page gives the access to configure various settings for your JioFi device such as the Wifi password, network name(SSID), the encryption method, DHCP settings etc. It is recommended that you change your default SSID and password after the first login into JioFi
How to login into JioFi using jiofi.local.html
- Connect your device to JioFi over WiFi or USB. You can use either laptop or your mobile for connecting to the JioFi device.
- After you have successfully connected your device, open your browser(Chrome/Firefox/IE etc.) and type http://jiofi.local.html and press enter.
- Locate the login button on the top right corner of the screen and then click on it.
- You will be prompted to enter your username and password. Enter the default username administrator and the default password administrator and click on login.
- You should be successfully authenticated now and able to configure you JioFi settings.
For your assistance you can use the below button to open the JioFi login page if you are connected to JioFi right now:
Is there an alternative to jiofi.local.html?
If jiofi.local.html is not working for you, then you can try to open http://192.168.225.1 in your web brower. They lead you to the same page. You can click on the below page to open the login page in a new tab. Use the same steps as mentioned above to login.
How to the change the JioFi password?
Once you have logged in into your JioFi device, you can follow the below steps to change your password:
- Click on Network tab on the top
- Click on Wifi Configuration on the left
- Click on Secure Key
- Enter your desired password in the password field.
- Click on apply and then confirm by clicking on OK.
Once you follow the above steps, your device will be restarted and this will cause you wifi to disconnect. You can connect to your device again by entering the new password you just set.
Here is a video tutorial demonstrating how to change your JioFi’s SSID and password:
Password Tip: Choose a strong password which contains a combination of lower case alphabets(a-z), uppercase alphabets(A-Z) and special characters (@, #, $, %, … etc.)
Summary: You can change your password by the steps Network > Wifi Configuration > Secure Key > Password Field > Apply > OK
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs) about JioFi
What is JioFi?
JioFi is a portable broadband device by Reliance Digital. It allows users to connect to the Internet. JioFi device allows multiple users and mobile devices to access Jio’s 4G high speed Internet connectivity and create a personal Wi-Fi hotspot. The LYF powered JioFi device can connect a minimum of 10 devices plus one USB connection, with some models having the ability to support many more connections.
How do I use my JioFi device?
You can use your JioFi device by turning it on and inserting an activated Jio sim. After you have turned it on you can connect to the JioFi device like a usual Wi-Fi connection.
What is the price of JioFi device?
The JioFi device costs at Rs. 1999 currently.
How long does the battery of JioFi last?
The average standby battery time of JioFi is about 6-7 hours. If you are using it continuously you can expect a shorter duration.
How long does JioFi take to fully charge?
JioFi takes about 1 hour to fully charge.
Can I use non-Jio sims(Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, etc.) in Jiofi?
JioFi is built to allow only Jio sims inside it. So you cannot use any other sims in JioFi as they will not work with your device.
How much does a Jio sim cost?
Jio Sim is free of cost. However you need to go to the nearest Jio center with necessary identity documents to procure the sim.
What does SSID mean?
SSID stands for service set identifier. Basically it means the name of the JioFi network that appears in Wi-fi option when connecting to your JioFi device. You can change the SSID by going to jiofi.local.html