It seems like tons of people are emailing me about problems connecting their GoPro’s to the GoPro App.

Here are a few quick steps to reset your wifi name & password.

How to Reset the Camera’s Wi-Fi Name and Password


This article describes how to reset the camera’s Wi-Fi name and password.

HERO10 Black and HERO9 Black

Here’s how to reset the WiFi name and password of the GoPro HERO10 Black and HERO9 Black:

  1. Pase la mano para acceder al Tablero de Control.
  2. Swipe right to left to access [Preferences].
  3. Tap [Preferences] > [Connections] > [Reset Connections].

You will now have a new name and password that is created by the camera.

HERO8 Black / Max

Here’s how to reset the WiFi name and password of the GoPro HERO8 Black / Max

  1. Pase la mano para acceder al Tablero de Control.
  2. Tap [Preferences] > [Connections] > [Reset Connections].

You will now have a new name and password that is created by the camera.

HERO7 Cameras

If you want to reset the WiFi name and password of the GoPro HERO7 cameras – the HERO7 Black, Silver & White, follow these steps:

  1. Ir a la pantalla principal.
  2. Swipe down.
  3. Pulse Preferencias > Conexiones > Restablecer conexiones.

You will now have a new name and password that is created by the camera. It will be displayed on the screen.

You can also change the GoPro HERO7 camera name. On the GoPro, go to Preferences > Connections > Connect New. Then, launch the GoPro app on your smartphone and tap Find My Camera. The app will auto-detect the camera. In case it doesn’t, tap Add Manually and choose your model from the list. Once the camera is paired to the GoPro app, you can change the camera name.

HERO6 Negro

To reset the WiFi credentials and reset the connections on the GoPro Hero 6 Black, you need to follow the below steps:

  1. From the main screen, swipe down.
  2. Tap [Connect] > [Reset Connections], and then tap [Reset]

That’s how easy it is to have a new password that is created by the camera. If, after resetting the connections, you want to change the camera name to something of your own choice, you can do so by using the GoPro Quik app.

Fusión

Given below are the steps to reset WiFi on GoPro Fusion:

  1. Press the Mode button (side) to power on your camera
  2. Push the Mode button repeatedly until the Settings icon (wrench) appears; press the Shutter button (front) to enter Settings
  3. Press the Shutter button three times to bring up the Connections settings
  4. Push the Mode button repeatedly, until [RESET] is highlighted, then press the Shutter button to select
  5. Press the Mode button to highlight [RESET], then press the Shutter button to confirm and reset the camera’s connections

You will now have a new name and password that is created by the camera.

HERO5 Negro

Please note that the camera name cannot be altered on HERO5 Black. You can only reset the WiFi password of the camera. Here are the steps to reset the WiFi name and password of the GoPro HERO5 Black:

  1. From the main screen, swipe down
  2. Tap [Connect] > [Reset Connections], and then tap [Reset]

You will now have a new password that is created by the camera.

Sesión HERO5

Here are the steps to reset WiFi credentials on the GoPro HERO5 Session:

  1. With your camera off, press the Menu button to turn on the status screen.
  2. Press the Menu button repeatedly until you get to [Connections Settings].
  3. Press the Shutter button to select [Connections Settings].
  4. Press the Menu button repeatedly until you get to [Reset Connections].
  5. Press the Shutter button to select [Reset Connections].
  6. Press the Menu button to navigate to [Yes].
  7. Press the Shutter button to select [Yes].
  8. [Wi-fi Reset Successful] will appear on the status screen.

That’s how you change the WiFi name and password of your GoPro HERO 5 Session.

HERO (2018)

There’s no way to alter the camera name on HERO (2018). You can only reset the wifi password by following three simple steps.

To reset the WiFi password on the GoPro HERO (2018), firstly swipe down from the main screen. Then, Tap [Connect] > [Reset Connections], and then tap [Reset]. This will reset the WiFi password of the camera and you’ll now have a new, camera-generated password.

HERO4 Cameras

HERO4 cameras allow you to easily reset the camera Wi-Fi settings from the camera itself. Follow these steps:
With the camera ON, Press and hold both the Settings button (on the side) for 2-3 seconds.
While still holding the side button, press and release the Power/Mode button (front).
Select Reset in the ‘Reset Wi-Fi Settings’ option.

HERO3+ Cameras

The default Wi-Fi password for your HERO3 camera is “goprohero”.

If you want to change your Wi-Fi name and password, see this article: Using the GoPro App to Change Your Camera’s Wi-Fi Name and Password.

Alternately you can change your camera Wi-Fi name and Wi-Fi password when you update your camera’s software here. If your camera’s software is already up-to-date, but you wish to change the camera’s name and password, you’ll need to re-update your software. To re-update your camera’s software, you’ll need to disable Java in your web browser. Here’s a link that shows you how to disable Java in some popular web browsers. Then, go here to re-update your camera’s software.

Password Requirement

Your password must be at least 8 characters. It can contain the following characters: Lower and upper-case letters, numbers 0-9, at symbol “@”, dash “-“, and underscore “_”.

HERO3 Cameras

The default Wi-Fi password for your HERO3 camera is “goprohero”. You can change your camera Wi-Fi name and Wi-Fi password when you update your camera’s software here. If your camera’s software is already up-to-date, but you wish to change the camera’s name and password, you’ll need to re-update your software. To re-update your camera’s software, you’ll need to disable Java in your web browser. Here’s a link that shows you how to disable Java in some popular web browsers. Then, go here to re-update your camera’s software.

Password Requirement

Your password must be at least 8 characters. It can contain the following characters: Lower and upper-case letters, numbers 0-9, at symbol “@”, dash “-“, and underscore “_”.

HD HERO Original Camera and HD HERO2 Camera

The default password for your Wi-Fi BacPac is “goprohero”. You can change your Wi-Fi BacPac’s name and password in CineForm Studio at any time. Open CineForm Studio and connect the Wi-Fi BacPac to your computer. You’ll see the Wi-Fi BacPac listed in the Device Window. Click CONFIGURE to change your name and password.

Password Requirement

Your password must be at least 8 characters. It can contain the following characters: Lower and upper-case letters, numbers 0-9, at symbol “@”, dash “-“, and underscore “_”.

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