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I forgot my password.

Ok, so the last time I messed with the router was about a year ago, and I seem to have forgoten the password that I set it as, I have gone through my list of normal passwords but none seem to work. I do not know if there is a way to reset my password or not. Somebody please help me.

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  • nisim Dec 08, 2007

    i forgot my password

  • Samsah Apr 04, 2008

    This Motorola WR850GP has been at home for over one year. Some how I am unable to acess to the internet and now I am asked for the pass word. Unfortunately, I am unable to remember. I tried many of my usual ones. But in no avail. Is there any role for the reset button on the router to get things sorted out. Please help. The details of the product I have are as below:

    S/N: 14610142780843700100

    WAN MAC: 000CE553986E

    Wireless MAC: 000CE553986C

    Hope get this sorted out.





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It would seem you posted twice. Here is your other post with my response.

Good luck and kind regards.

Posted on Nov 10, 2007


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