Question about Linksys WRT54GX2 Wireless-G Broadband Router with SRX200 (LS-WRT54G2)

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Hi, I purchased a Linksys router at a yard sale and it's asking me for a Security Key or Passphrase, how can I bypass this? Thanks!!

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Look for a reset button on the router. Make sure it is plugged in with power, and hold the reset button until the front panel LEDs start to blink. That will signify the router has been reset.

After that you should be able to access the router via the default username and password:
username: admin
password: admin

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You must reset the router. on the back where the power cable, the phone cable and the rj45 connections are you will see a tiny little pushbutton. disconnect the router, with a small object (pen, stylus, paperclip) push this button and hold for 2 seconds. release the button. connect everything and when you connect from your pc to the router you should get the installation wizard which will guide you through the setup.

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