30 Default Password for Linksys, How To Reset Router Settings

Updated: October 10, 2016 / Home » Computer PC Hardware » Wireless Wifi Router

Can’t remember your new Linksys router’s password and username? Don’t panic, there are various ways of recovering the lost password, the easier method is to reset the router’s settings, method number 2 uses the master key to gain instant access to the router.

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Method 1 – Restore Factory Settings

Default Router Password And Restore Factory Settings

As shown in the image above, insert the tip of a pen or a paper clip into the ‘reset’ hole, push the button for 5 seconds or more, make sure the power is on for the router. For confirmation of resetting the router to default settings, you should be able to see all of the router’s LED flashes or blinks, on certain models the router would restart itself.

When you’re done, access the router with the default username and password as stated in your user manual.

Method 2 – Master Key / Password

Every router comes with a master key or password, these set of password enables you to access the router without restoring or losing the settings.

Vendor Model Protocol Username Password
LINKSYSWAP11MULTIn/a(none)
LINKSYSDSLTELNETn/aadmin
LINKSYSETHERFAST CABLE/DSL ROUTERMULTIAdministratoradmin
LINKSYSLINKSYS ROUTER DSL/CABLEHTTP(none)admin
LINKSYSBEFW11S4 Rev. 1HTTPadmin(none)
LINKSYSBEFSR41 Rev. 2HTTP(none)admin
LINKSYSWRT54GHTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSWAG54GHTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSLINKSYS DSLn/aadmin
LINKSYSWAP54G Rev. 2.0HTTP(none)admin
LINKSYSWRT54G Rev. ALL REVISIONSHTTP(none)admin
LINKSYSMODEL WRT54GC COMPACT WIRELESS-G BROADBAND ROUTERMULTI(none)admin
LINKSYSAG 241 – ADSL2 GATEWAY WITH 4-PORT SWITCHMULTIadminadmin
LINKSYSCOMCAST Rev. COMCAST-SUPPLIEDHTTPcomcast1234
LINKSYSWAG54GSMULTIadminadmin
LINKSYSAP 1120MULTIn/a(none)
LINKSYSPAP2 / PAP2V2 (VONAGE)HTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSRT31P2 (VONAGE)HTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSRTP300 (VONAGE)HTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSWRT54GP2 (VONAGE)HTTPadminadmin
LINKSYSWRTP54G (VONAGE)HTTPadminadmin
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30 Default Password for Linksys, How To Reset Router Settings


14 comments on “30 Default Password for Linksys, How To Reset Router Settings

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    For resetting, I do not see a model DIR-601 on your website.
    What is the password etc for that model?

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      Tutorial [ Reply ]

      Resetting the router to factory defaults cisco

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    Hum Thapa [ Reply ]

    My router model no is DIR 615. How i can i fiend password and user name,

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      Lady Gaga [ Reply ]

      Are you having trouble getting your Linksys WRT160N router to connect to the internet???

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    Richard [ Reply ]

    Unfortunately the passwords and username for RT31P2-VD of admin and admin does not work. Any further suggestions would be appreciated!

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      How to Reset the Linksys WRT54G Wireless-G Router?

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    Tim Fisher [ Reply ]

    Resetting one’s LinkSys default password becomes especially important if you have forgotten the password that you had set before.

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      How do i find my linksys router password?

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    Victoria Justice [ Reply ]

    The only way to get the wireless password is to use a WIRED machine

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    Joanna Stern [ Reply ]

    WRT120N WRT54GC RT41-BU WRT100

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    Halah Touryalai [ Reply ]

    what is Linksys E3000 Default Password??

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    linksys default password [ Reply ]

    These are great information about Linksys password especially the master key list. Thank you for sharing these.

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    My ipad3 will not accept password for Linksys E8350 router, network is PurpleGiraffe. Plz help.

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    Rita Lucero [ Reply ]

    what is the username and password for Linskeys E2500

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