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Windows 7: Linksys router user and password reset

23 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Enterprise 64 bit
Linksys router user and password reset


I have no idea what my username and password for linksys router are. I tried to connect to using defult (admin, admin) or (blank, admin) but had no luck. How can I reset the username and pass for the router in order to get acces to the settings?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1

Use the disc and re set it
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Jun 2012   #3

Win7 & Win8 64bit

Hi DoF,

I agree, you'll have to do a hard reset to the factory default setting if you can't access your router's setting.
Here's a reset Article.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

24 Jun 2012   #4

Windows 10 Pro X64

There is a small (very small, sometimes hard to see) button, usually near the power cord that you can press and hold for 10 seconds or so. This will reset the router to it's default state. You should then be able to login with admin/admin or blank / admin.

Defaults for most Linksys routers listed here: Linksys Router Default Passwords - Administrator Login

You can also search Google for your specific router.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Dec 2015   #5

Windows 7

Find it here:
Linksys | Routers Hard Reset Linksys | Routers Hard Reset
This website contains all the routers reset info that you will ever need.
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27 Dec 2015   #6

windows 7 enterprise 64bit

nice suggestion 2xg
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Dec 2015   #7

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

The 2 major passwords
admin and 12345, are setup as default, they never tell people to change them!!!

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