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Re: Change password on Dell TrueMobile 2300 router
Hi, logon to your router using IE or whatever browser. Then follow these steps and let me know.
You are prompted for a Username and Password.
Type the username: admin
Type the password: admin
Click the OK button. The Dell TrueMobile Setup Page appears.
Click the Advanced Settings tab. A note appears stating that Dell provides the advanced features for your convenience only. Dell technical support representatives can not support the configuration options in the Advanced Settings portion of the setup program.
Click the OK button.
Click the Administration Settings button on the left side of the page.
Put a check in the box to the left of the Change Your Password setting under the section of the page titled Password Settings.
Type the password that you want to use in the New Password field.
Retype your password in the Retype Password field.
Click the Submit button. Another window appears stating You have successfully submitted the settings to this device!
Click the Save and Restart button. Your new password will be saved into the router settings.
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If you cannot access the router with the default password,or even the one you created, then most routers will have a small button (hole)that will restore the router back to the default settings.Every manufacturer's router is different, so auser Manual will often be required in locating the specific settings you needto change.
Reset your router then configure it with below method. Press RESET button for 10 seconds it is in back side of router. Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link. http://192.168.1.1 or http://192.168.0.1 or http://192.168.15.1 or http://192.168.2.1 If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it. Then it ask for user name and password. Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or blank. Then you can see configuration page of router. Then configure wan settings and lan settings enable wireless if you want to use wifi . Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks for using FixYa.
press win key + r under run type cmd on the command prompt type ipconfig not down your defaut gateway. type it in your web browser, and then enter the correct user name and password for the router.(i u dont know the user name leave it blank or try admin for both user name and password or its combination o call dell for it) Create a unique password on your router : Once you have logged into your router, the first thing you should do to secure your network is to change the default password* of the router to something more secure. This will prevent others from accessing the router and you can easily maintain the security settings that you want. You can change the password from the Administration settings on your router’s settings page. The default values are generally admin / password. Change your Network’s SSID name: The SSID (or Wireless Network Name) of your Wireless Router is usually pre-defined as "default" or is set as the brand name of the router (e.g., linksys). Although this will not make your network inherently* more secure, changing the SSID name of your network is a good idea as it will make it more obvious for others to know which network they are connecting to.
This setting is usually under the basic wireless settings in your router’s settings page. Once this is set, you will always be sure that you are connecting to the correct Wireless network even if there are multiple wireless networks in your area. Don’t use your name, home address or other personal information in the SSID name.
This is sufficient to secure your router from other to use it.
The only way to reset the password if you can't remember the old one is to reset the device.
To load the Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Broadband Router's default settings, hold down the reset button on the router for at least five seconds. While the unit resets, the Power light blinks.
Then navigate to the router through your browser and Type the following as your username: admin Type the following as your password: admin Click the OK button. The Dell TrueMobile Setup Page appears.
Click the Advanced Settings tab. Click the OK button. Click the Administration Settings button on the left side of the page. Put a check in the box to the left of the Change Your Password setting under the section of the page titled Password Settings. Type the password that you want to use in the New Password field. Retype your password in the Retype Password field. Click the Submit button. Another window appears stating You have successfully submitted the settings to this device! Click the Save and Restart button. Your new password will be saved into the router settings. This will however wipe all your settings!
hello.. u can setup ur router even there is no setup disc.. check first the default gateway of ur router by connecting your computer directly to the router using an ethernet cable.. to check the ip gateway, click on start, run and type cmd, it will give u a dos prompt, from there type ipconfig/all and check the default gateway,ex.. the default is 192.168.1.1, close the dos prompt and pull up the internet brower from the url.. type in 192.168.1.1 and it will ask the username and password.. u need to enter it, by default the username is admin and the password, just leave it blank, if didnt work try 1234.
Enabling the WEP for the Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Router
Click the Start button.
Click All Programs.
Click Internet Explorer. The Internet Explorer browser window appears.
Type the following in the Address line: 192.168.2.1
Click the Go button. You are prompted for a Username and Password.
Type the following as your username: admin
Type the following as your password: admin
NOTE: If you previously changed your administrator password in the advanced settings of the router you will need type the password that you set.
Click the OK button. The Dell TrueMobile Setup Page appears.
Click the Basic Settings tab.
Click the Wireless Security button on the left side of the page. The Wireless Security window will appear.
For the highest level of security choose the 128 Bit encryption option. You will have to type a name for your encryption key in the field to the left of the 128 Bit option.
Click the Save and Restart button on the left hand side of the page. The Save and Restart window appears.
Click the Save and Restart button. Your settings will be saved to the router. More Secure
Configure the 2300 Wireless Router for WPA-PSK with TKIP Encryption.
Double-click on Internet Explorer. The Internet Explorer window appears. In the Address Bar type my.router or the default IP address 192.168.2.1. Press the <Enter> key or click Go. The TrueMobile 2300 password window appears. Type the User Name and Password. NOTE: The default user name is admin and the default password is admin.
Click OK. The TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Router configuration window appears. Click Basic Settings. Click Wireless Security in the left-hand pane. Click to select Enable Wireless Security. Under Network Authentication, select WPA (Wireless Protected Access) from the drop-down menu. Input a network key or password in the field to the right of WPA Pre-Shared Key. NOTE: Your network key or password can use 8 to 64 characters using Hexadecimal digits or 8 to 63 characters using ASCII characters.
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it. Thanks, Joe
Hello, The default address for the dell truemobile 1184 is 192.168.2.1 If you have changed it and forgot, unplug the router (elec) for 5 seconds. This will reset it to default. The default SSID is "wireless". If a user ID and/or password is asked for enter "admin". Here you can change settings, enable broadcast, change SSID, enable WEP or WPA. Hope this helps.