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I NEED TO RESTORE MY FACTORY DEFAULTS ON ROUTER.WHERE DO I FIND THE DEFAULT SETTINGS AND HOW DO I RESTORE THEM BACK TO MY LAPTOP ?

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What kind of router? This is product specific. You should check with the website of the company that made your router.

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That is located on the bottom of your router on a silver label next to your default SSID and other pertinent information. If, by chance, you've forgotten a password that you set, unplug the router (not just power off, remove from wall power) for 10 minutes then press tiny pinhole sized reset button on the back to restore factory defaults.

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How can i restore the default settings of username and password because im installing it again and i can't install it because there's an error.. i should restore the default settings of my linksys


To reset the Linksys back to the default settings - Press and hold the pinhole RESET button at the back of therouter with the power ON for 20 secs. then release the RESET button.
To connect to your wireless router, the router's wireless settings needs to beconfigured with the SSID, encryption etc. and also the wireless cards in allthe laptops/computers needs to be configured with these router's wirelesssettings. Then the laptops/desktop computers can communicate with your wirelessrouter.
Connect a LAN cable from the Linksys to the LAN port on your computer.
Open a browser and enter the Linksys configuration URL
http://192.168.1.1
The default login = admin
The default PW = admin
You can protect your router by changing the default PW (write it down and putit in a safe place)
Go to the wireless configuration and set up the SSID and WPA or WPA2encryption.
Apply these settings to the wireless card in your laptop/computer.

To secure your wireless network from unauthorized access, please click on thislink and follow my instructions :- http://www.fixya.com/support/r3559128-wireless_router_security

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I have an Acer Aspire 5520-5334 how do i reset to factory settings? It is running window vista.


Acer PC or laptop
Step 1:
Click "Start" menu.
Step 2:
Click "Programs."
Step 3:
Click "Acer Recovery Management."
Step 4:
Click the "Restore" button on the bottom of the dialog box that opens.
Step 5:
Click "Restore System to Factory Default."
Step 6:
Click "Yes" in the warning dialog box which asks if you wish to continue the recovery process.
Step 7:
Click "Start" to restore the computer to the default factory settings.
Tips & Warnings
If you are unable to access the Start menu, use the recovery CDs that came with the computer or visit Acer's website (see Resources below).
Always make a back-up CD before restoring a computer to factory defaults.
Resources

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I don't have my security key for my belkins router?


In order to rest your password or if you forgot it you need to reset the router.

  1. Locate the reset hole on the router. The button will be on the back or side of the router.
    See images below:

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  1. Leave the router powered on.
  2. Use a paperclip (or similar) to press and hold in the reset button for 10 seconds.
  3. Remove the paperclip.
  4. Wait approximately one minute for the router to restart.

The settings for the router have now been reset back to their default.



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Restoring the router to default using the web interface

Symptoms

You need to restore the factory defaults using the web interface. This may be because the router is not performing as expected or you wish to remove all previously configured settings.

Setup steps:

  1. Connect the computer to one of the four LAN ports on the router.
  2. Open a web browser on the computer.
  3. In the address bar of the web browser, type http://192.168.2.1
  4. Click Login in the upper right-hand corner of the page. The router does not ship with a password, so just click Submit.

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  1. Click on "Restore Factory Defaults" in the left-hand column under the Utilities heading.

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  2. Click on the "Restore Defaults" button.

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  3. A warning box will open that says, "Warning all your settings will be lost, are you sure you want to do this?" Click OK.

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  4. The router will begin the restoring process. Once the restore is complete, the router will reboot.

    Note: This may take several minutes.
Your router has successfully been restored to its factory settings.

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Cant remember the password or username to access my router


Hello,

Depending on the type of router, there you be a factory reset button on the back of the eqpt that you can insert something about the size of a paperclip into for about 10 seconds while the power is on.

NOTE: Once this is done, you will lose all configuration and passwords on the router. After that, you can refer to the manual for the default password on your router. Some routers have default passwords and others you can leave blank.

Hope this helps. Please remember to rate this information.

Thanks

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Get error 323 - restore the factory defaults for your router - reset router to factory - cannot access new router or gateway


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What model was that?

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I cannot find the security code for my Linksys system. Is there a way of retrieving it? I noticed that at certain hours of the day - especially at night, the added computer laptop functions with...


If you have forgotten your LinkSys router password, the easiest thing to do is to reset your router to the factory default settings.
To restore the router configuration to factory defaults, hold the reset button on the unit for 30 seconds.
Once your router is hard reset, you will need to login and reconfigure it again.
To reconfigure your LinkSys, connect a PC to one of it's Ethernet ports, load a web browser, and go to the URL http://192.168.1.1/. This will take you to a popup box which asks you to enter a username and password to login to your router.




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Logging in to a LinkSys Router
LinkSys Default Password On older LinkSys routers, the default username is blank and the default password is "admin." On newer Linksys routers, both the default username and the default password are set to "admin."
Once you are past the login screen, you are able to reconfigure the LinkSys router.

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What is setting the pc back to factory settings mean?


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Restore default factory settings in setup - Only recover the seetings of your motherboard (date and time, pc health, etc)

Restore Software factory defaults - All hard drive is reinstalled, original software of Dell. Programs like MS Office, all of your data have to be reinserted in the computer.

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