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I lost the security key to my wireless internet how could i disable my security

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This article will guide you on how to change the password of your Linksys router.
NOTE: The default password of your router is "admin" and no User name. It is recommended to change the Password for security purposes. If you forgot your Password, press and hold the reset button at the back your router. To learn how to reset the Password of your router, click here.

Changing the Router's Password

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 on the Administration tab.

Step 3:
Enter the new password in the Password field and Re-enter to confirm.

NOTE: The image may vary depending on the model number of the Linksys device.
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NOTE
: If the window on your router's web-based setup page looks different, click here.

Step 4:

Click 3695-017.png.
NOTE: The next time you log in to the router's web-based setup page, make sure to enter the new password.

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