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Problem entering router password

Gud day sir! i have p problem regarding to my router. when i am at the setup and asking for the router password,it always prompts even i when i already type the router password. Sir,the default password is "admin" right? but why is it prompts and prompts even i typed the password already?

pls help me.. i know that your the kind of pro who can fix this.. thanks and more power!

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-- the default password of linksys router are all admin. if you want to access the router setup page and the default password is not accepted, there is a possibility that the password is change.

try the ff if it will help you solve your problem. make sure that your computer is directly connected to the router

-- go to internet option and delete temporary internet files, cookies and make sure to delete cookies to make sure that you are not accessing a cache page

-- try to reset the router by pushing the reset button at the back for 10sec

-- try other computer to check if that is also experiencing the same problem

-- if the problem is still the same reset the router for another 30seconds

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Try going in though its IP address to setup. In internet explorer, type in (with nothing else - NO http - NO www) just type: 192.168.1.1 - then use
username - type admin
password - type admin

That should get you in without using the cd software.

Posted on Jul 03, 2008

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How can I change my password


Enter the account name and password to open the router setup utility.

Navigate through the setup utility until you find the screen that will let you change the password. You will need to enter the old password to change it.


Decide on a new password that has good security to a hacker. The best password is more than 8 characters and uses both lower case and upper case letters and numbers. Some will allow you to use special characters also. Do not make the password anything that can be found in a dictionary or any date of significance.


Enter the old password in the change password page of the router. When prompted then enter the new password. You will be asked to enter it twice to confirm that the correct password is entered.


Immediately, record the new password in some secure location that you can find if you forget it.


Confirm the password change on the router page and log off the router. To check the information and that the router has been setup correctly with the new password, open the router address in the browser again and login with the new information. If you are able to login, you have successfully changed the password.

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Hello,
The most common default router passwords are:
1) admin 2) password
One of these two should work. Rate my solution, please.
Best regards, Stefan Tmusic

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Hot to secure my router from my neighbors using them. thanks


click this link to open the router login http://192.168.1.1/

When asked for username use admin and password leave it empty
then goto

SETUP -> WIRELESS SETUP -> MANUAL WIRELESS CONNECTION SETUP -> WIRELESS SECURITY MODE and select "Enable WPA > WPA -> WPA Key -> create your own password and save now if you want to access the Wireless connection you will have to enter the WPA key you just created.

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How do i set a password for it or secure it


My friend,

You have to lo-gin into the router setup page .

1.Put this address (192.168.1.1) in the address bar and then you will see the router setup page.
2.Then this will ask you for the username and password.
3.Username is nothing so leave this blank and password is admin.
4.Then you will see the router setup page .
5.Click on the wireless Tab near the basic wireless settings you will see wireless security .
6.Click on the wireless security and you will see there your router wireless security mode.
7.Always select Security Mode as WPA2 PERSONAL.
8.Enter the key which you want to setup.
9.After changing the settings Click on the save settings.

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Acer aspire one d255 hi,ihave new aspire bun not connected in network


Hi Friend,

While connecting to your network if it asks for a network key and if you are not aware of that, please follow the steps:

Type 192.168.1.1 in the web browser and hit enter. If you have not changed the router password then kindly enter admin as the password and leave the username blank and hit enter.

In the router setup page click Wireless and click Wireless Security. Whatever the security mode is selected you will get the shared key over there which you can use while connecting your laptop.

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How do i change my router password


Please just follow the steps to change your router's password.

1. Open your Internet browser, type the address of the router into the URL address bar, and open it. The address is typically in the form of 192.168.X.X. This is the local network address.

2. Enter the account name and password to open the router setup utility.

3. Navigate through the setup utility until you find the screen that will let you change the password. You will need to enter the old password to change it.

4. Decide on a new password that has good security to a hacker. The best password is more than 8 characters and uses both lower case and upper case letters and numbers. Some will allow you to use special characters also. Do not make the password anything that can be found in a dictionary or any date of significance.

5. Enter the old password in the change password page of the router. When prompted then enter the new password. You will be asked to enter it twice to confirm that the correct password is entered.

6. Immediately, record the new password in some secure location that you can find if you forget it.

7. Confirm the password change on the router page and log off the router. To check the information and that the router has been setup correctly with the new password, open the router address in the browser again and log in with the new information. If you are able to log in, you have successfully changed the password.

Thanks.
Have a great day.

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Have lost my password and cant get another laptop on my wireless as i dont know it sob


You'll need to reset your router and then go back through the steps of reprogramming it. The reset button is normally located on the back of the router and pin sized.

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I am trying to install an HP 7460 wireless printer to my HP cpu via a linksys router. My password for the router is 7 letters, and the printer says it has to be 8 letters. How do I change the router...


When accessing the router’s web-based setup page, a log-in screen will appear asking for the router’s password. The router’s default password is “admin.” You should change the password for security purposes.
The router’s password must be changed to:
  • Prevent unwanted users from accessing the router’s web-based setup page.
  • Enable Remote Management.
The router’s IP password can be changed by:
  • Running the router’s setup CD.
  • Changing it on the router’s web-based setup page. For instructions, please follow the steps below.
Changing the Router’s Password
Step 1:
Access the router’s web-based setup page.
NOTE: If you are using Mac to access the router's web-based setup page.
Step 2:
When the router’s web-based setup page appears, click Administration.
Step 3:
Enter the new password on the Password and Re-enter to confirm fields.

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Re: Password change


Hi, The below steps are assuming that your router is at default settings, you are connected to your router (preferably by LAN), you can ping your router. 1. Open a browser (IE or Mozilla); 2. in the address bar type "192.168.1.1", enter; 3. on both username and password type ?admin?, OK; 4. in Quick Setup, select Step 1, Next; 5. in Password type your "New Password"; 6. in Verify Password type again your "New Password", Exit; 7. Save Settings; and 8. restart router. All other configurations should remain as-is. Hope this be of some help/idea. Post back how things turned out or should you need additional information. Good luck and kind regards.

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