How to Change Your Default Wireless Network


This article will discuss the process of changing your default wireless connection. QU-WiFi should be used as your default wireless network. QU-Guest is intended for visiting users who do not have Queens accounts.

Windows 10

  1. Click the wireless icon in the notification area.
  2. Select one one of the wireless networks listed.
  3. Check the box for Connect automatically and the click Connect. This automatically moves the network up the priority list.

Windows 7 and 8

  1. Click the Start menu, then enter Network and Sharing Center into the search box and press ENTER.
  2. On the left side of Network and Sharing Center, click Manage wireless networks. You'll see all the wireless networks that you’ve connected to in the past.
  3. Change the priority of a wireless network in the list by selecting it and clicking Move up or Move down. The top network in the list has the highest priority.


  1. Click the Wi-Fi icon in the menu bar and then click Open Network Preferences. (Alternatively, from the Apple menu, click System Preferences > Network.)
  2. Select Wi-Fi in the left pane and then click Advanced.
  3. Under the Wi-Fi tab, drag from the list of preferred wireless networks in the center pane to reprioritize them. The network at the top has the highest priority.
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