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Resetting WEP Password on Netgear WGT624

Inadvertently accepted update to WEP keychain password, and this resulted in the original password being changed. When the original password was used, it was rejected. Went online and tried to remedy by Resetting the pin on router. Need assistant to reset the router WEP password.

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This is not exactually what to do (I don't have a wireless Netgear router) but should get you there. Access your router using Internet Explorer and putting //192.168.0.1 on the address line. Since you pressed the reset button, the login should default to "admin" and password of "password" without the quotes. Now change the SSID (the name to broadcast through the air) to something you want or used before. Now go to security options and change authentication to WEP and enter a passphase that you used before to match your wireless notebook.

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If you hold the reset pin in for more than ten seconds(I always count to 15) it will do a Factory reset...this will set all back to factory specs

Then you can set a new wep as well as an admin password

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