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You can reset it with RESET/wps button it is in back side of router.Press it for 10 seconds then all settings defaults.
Then You need to configure your router.
For that Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link.
http://192.168.0.1
or
http://192.168.1.1
If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it.
Then it ask for user name and password.
Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or blank.
Then you can see configuration page of router.
Click on WAN settings and set those settings as your internet service provider settings.
Enable DHCP if you want to get ip from router.
Clickon wireless settings enable wireless then enable WEP Security then add WEP code .It is your password to connect wi fi.Then save settings and restart router.
Then you can connect your wi fi network with that code.
Let me know if you need further assistance.
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To reset the router to its default settings, press and hold the Reset button located at the back of the router for 10 seconds.
IMPORTANT: Older Linksys devices may require pressing and holding the Reset button for 30 seconds to complete the reset process.

kb19584-003_en.png To perform hard reset on your Linksys router, follow the steps below:
NOTE: The location of the Reset button may vary for every model.
If the normal reset does not work, unplug and re-plug the router's power adapter while pressing the Reset button.
You can also reset the router via its web-based setup page. Follow the steps below to learn how.
Resetting the Router Using the Web-Based Setup Page
Step 1:
Access the router's web-based setup page. To learn how, click here.

NOTE: To learn how to access the web-based setup page on a Mac computer, click here.

Step 2:
Click the Administration tab then click on the Factory Defaults sub-tab.

kb19584-004_en.png NOTE: If the screen on your router's web-based setup page is different, click here.

Step 3:
Under the Factory Defaults section, click on the Restore Factory Defaults button.

kb19584-005_en.png The default settings of your router are now restored.

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Press the Reset Button on your bridge for approximately ten seconds and then release it.

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Option 2
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Double click the Internet Explorer web browser on your Desktop.

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Step 2:
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NOTE: Pressing the Reset button on the back of the router for 30 seconds will reset your router to its factory default settings. All of the settings of the router will then be erased and the router's IP address will become 192.168.1.1.

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Step 2:
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Figure 1: Location of the Reset button on a Linksys BEFW11S4 router.
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Figure 2: Location of the Reset button on a Linksys WRT54GX router.

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Figure 3: Location of the Reset button on a Linksys WRT54GC router.
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Button for approximately five seconds, or restore
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