Question about Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router

3 Answers

How to change router default name and password

We are facing some problems.

we don't know how to change default name and password which are usually blank and admin respectively.

thnx

Posted by on

  • jayek Oct 02, 2008

    I do not know my router name and password, how can I find it

×

Ad

3 Answers

How to you get to the user interface?

Posted on Dec 12, 2007

Ad

I can confirm that BigZ1981's answer is correct, I spoke with linksys support.

Posted on Nov 29, 2007

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 24 Answers

You can't change the default name...that is always left blank, but you can change the password.

Access the user interface & click on Administration.  It should automatically be in the Management section at this point.

Enter your desired password in the Router Password field.
Re-enter to confirm the password in the next field.

Click on Save Settings.

For more information on working with your router, you can access the User Guide provided by LinkSys:

http://www.linksys.com/servlet/Satellite?c=L_CASupport_C2&childpagename=US%2FLayout&pagename=Linksys%2FCommon%2FVisitorWrapper&cid=1166859837401&displaypage=download

Posted on Oct 27, 2007

  • Zoilo McCrocklin
    Zoilo McCrocklin Oct 28, 2007

    How was that not helpful???

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Forgot password and user name and i never had put a emial


default password is password

Looking for the NETGEAR WNR1000 default password?

You probably have little reason to access your router on a regular basis so don't feel too bad

f you've forgotten the WNR1000 default password.

However, when you're troubleshooting a network problem and need to get in to the device,

the WNR1000 default password suddenly becomes very important.

For most versions of the NETGEAR WNR1000, the default password is password. As with most passwords,

the WNR1000 default password is case sensitive

Be sure to change the default router password on your WNR1000 to something more secure as soon as you're in.

Then use a free password manager so you'll never forget your new WNR1000 password

hope this helps

Aug 06, 2012 | NetGear WNR1000 RangeMax 150 Wireless...

1 Answer

Don't the user name or password for my motorola SB900 can you help ?


That's depends...First, do you have the password to log into the modem? it seems that the default is admin/motorola. If that hasn't been changed, you could log in and remove the WEP key.

In addition, most modems and routers will reset to factory defaults if you press and hold in the reset button for around 30 seconds with the device turned on. Forgetting the password is a common problem. Don't be worry...Or if these all can not work, you can call or ask directly to the customer service of Most modems and routers will reset to factory defaults if you press and hold in the reset button for around 30 seconds with the device turned on. Forgetting the password is a common problem. Don't worry... or if the above ones all didn't work, you can call or ask the Motorola customer service directly, maybe they know the solutions because they produce it!

May 30, 2012 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Password problems.


Depending on the type of router, you could have various defaults set, if you never changed them.
You can press the reset button somewhere located on the router itself, using a pen/pin/pencil, and then google your brand of router asking what the default password is.
If it is a Linksys, you could google "Linksys default password" or "Linksys default login" for example.

Dec 20, 2011 | Linksys WRT54G2 Wireless Router

2 Answers

I forget my password


Check for the "reset" button on the back of your router. Push and hold that button for 10 seconds.
Please be aware that resetting the router will lead to the loss of all settings, included the broadband connection settings.

Jul 27, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I cant find the wifi password.


Connect Router to the computer or use a computer which is connected with router
1. Open Start - Run - CMD (To open command prompt, for Vista and win7 type cmd in search) 2. IPCONFIG and press enter 3. Make a note of Default gateway address (usually its 192.168.1.1 / 10.0.0.1) 4. Open Browser and type the default address(For e.g http://192.168.1.1) 5. Type username/password for router (usually you can find this info on bottom of the router) 6. Goto Wireless settings and there you can see your password and also you can change name and password (To change name edit SSID)
7. Save settings
Thats it, go to go now Hope this helps

Jul 06, 2011 | Zyxel P660HW-D1 Router

2 Answers

I lost my network pin code


Most routers have their default login and password listed on the bottom of the router. If you changed them (something you REALLY should do), then all you need to do is press the reset button located on the back (usually) of the router then type in the default user name and password.

The most common default user name and password is:
User name: admin
Password: admin

Hope this helps!

~Erik

May 05, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

How can i get password to access router from my loptop via WIFI or how can i know the password that came from the factory


Most of the time the user manual provides the default user name and password for the router model. Most seem to come default with admin/admin. If this has been changed and forgotten press in the reset button for 10 - 20 seconds will reset the router to factory defaults. Usually

Oct 07, 2010 | EnGenius ESR9753 Wireless N Router Point ...

1 Answer

How do I lock my Dell TruMobile 2300 wireless router to keep the neighbors from getting access to my wireless internet connection


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.

Aug 11, 2010 | Dell TrueMobile 2300 Wireless Router...

1 Answer

Password router


You can not get the old user name and old password.... you have to reset the router to factory default settings but then you have to make all the settings from scrach.

Jun 15, 2009 | Allied Telesyn AT WA1104G Wireless Router...

1 Answer

Wireless connection


You probably need to goto your routers web page and change the name there.

While you are there it is a good idea to setup at least WEP security if you have not done so already.

To get there, usually, while you are connected, you can look at the properties of your connection, and get your default gateway's IP address.

In a web browser, put this IP number of your default gateway into the browser's address bar and click go. It should load your router's administration web page. If it has a password and you dont know what that is then it is probably the default password.

To get the default password for your router, into Google search for example if you has a linksys router, search Google for "linksys default password" this should bring up the default password for a linksys router. usually a combination of "admin/password".

Once logged into the administration web page, the network name is listed under "SSID".


May 18, 2008 | Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Linksys Wireless-G WRT54G Router Logo

Related Topics:

1,012 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Linksys Computers & Internet Experts

Prashant M
Prashant M

Level 3 Expert

2263 Answers

Michael Galve
Michael Galve

Level 3 Expert

1269 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18425 Answers

Are you a Linksys Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...