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My wireless router from Zyxel reset and is not on my home network any more, it is broadcasting an unsecure signal, how do I get it back on the network? FYI I have two routers one in the basement and one on the third floor, they are connected to the internet through eithernet phone jacks. The one upstairs is the one that reset and now broadcast a completely new unsecure signal. I tried getting to it by typing in http://192.168.1.1 but I get a error from google.

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Zyxel does use 192.168.1.1 for default ip but in order to get in to settings you have to be pisicaly connected to it via ethernet cable. Once you connect to it type that ip and user name will be admin and password can be few things. First i would try to leave it empty, if not try admin lower case, if not try 1234, if not try word password. Once in the router just rename you network or other name for it is SSID to what ever it used to be called and make sure you choose secure connection and put in pin as it used to be. Hope this helps.

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The easiest way to be able to access the router settings in this case, will be to provide a direct connection between your PC and the Zyxel router (using a network cable) and then type in that address.
If the address still doesn't work, double check the router's IP address by opening the Command Prompt (it's under Programs -> Accessories) and typing in "ipconfig", then hitting Enter. The IP-address you're looking for is listed under "default gateway".
(Also, make sure your computer isn't using a fixed IP, set it up so it's dynamically assigned an address by the Zyxel router.)

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