If you’re using an older model like the GoPro Hero3+ with a GoPro Hero4 Black, the default password is ‘goprohero’. However, it’s recommended to change this default GoPro WiFi password for security reasons.
How to change the default GoPro Wifi password?
Changing the default WiFi password on a GoPro Hero 4 Black is a straightforward process. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you do it:
Changing the default Wi-Fi password on a GoPro Hero 4 Black is a straightforward process. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you do it:
Power On Your GoPro Hero 4 Black: Turn on your GoPro camera by pressing the power/mode button.
Access the Settings Menu: Press the front (or side) button repeatedly until you see the wrench icon, which represents the ‘Settings’ menu. Once you see it, press the top shutter button to select it.
Navigate to Wi-Fi Settings: Using the front (or side) button, cycle through the options until you come across the ‘Wireless’ controls or a similar option. Press the top shutter button to select it.
Select ‘Wi-Fi’ or ‘Wireless Controls’: Once inside the wireless controls, select the ‘Wi-Fi’ option or ‘Wireless Controls’ (the naming might vary slightly).
Choose ‘Wi-Fi RC’ or ‘GoPro App’: You’ll be presented with options like ‘Wi-Fi RC’ (for the remote control) or ‘GoPro App’. Choose the ‘GoPro App’ option.
Select ‘Existing’ or ‘Current’: This will allow you to view or change the current Wi-Fi settings.
Choose ‘Password’: Here, you’ll have the option to change the password. Select it.
Enter a New Password: Use the camera buttons to cycle through letters, numbers, and characters. Once you’ve inputted your desired password, select the checkmark or ‘Done’ to confirm.
Confirm Changes: Your GoPro will ask you to confirm the changes. Select ‘Yes’ or the checkmark to finalize the password change.
Restart Your GoPro: It’s a good practice to turn off and then turn on your GoPro after making such changes to ensure they are applied correctly.
Remember, when you change the Wi-Fi password on your GoPro, you’ll also need to update the password in the GoPro App or any other device you use to connect to your camera.
If you have a GoPro Hero 5 Black and later models and need to find your WiFi password, please check this guide.
Always ensure you choose a secure password and store it safely to avoid any unauthorized access to your GoPro.