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Can't log into my router

Using the SBG1000 router, but i can't login with the default login info. Is there any way to reset the info without resetting the entire router?

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Re: Can't log into my router

Even after resetting the router with a hard reset. Still no access to the router thru wireless period. Only thru cat5 patch cord.

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Re: Can't log into my router

No there is not a way to just change the password on these devices. If you have changed the password from the default and either forgot it ,or fat fingered it upon entry then you will need to do a hard reset which resets everything. However the config's on these are so simple it shouldn't take longer than 10 min to reconfigure it, especially if you have good documentation!

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