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Reset button won't work on 2wire 2701HG-s

I need to reset the router so I can make changes. I am unable to get the modem to reset so I can clear out my password.

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  • nedrieke Dec 17, 2008

    Apparently you have to reset it while it's on. Also, I didn't hold down the reset button long enough.



    My bad.

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WELL FIRST OFF YOU CAN'T DO IT YOURSELF YOU HAVE TO HAVE A REPAIR GUY WITH A PASSWORD TO GET IN AND CHANGE IT.

Posted on Dec 23, 2008

  • rmemi May 14, 2011

    how do you get the password? I had already reset the router but now I dont know the user and password, could you please help? thanks!

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