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How do I Reset my cisco router to factory settings?

How do I Reset my cisco router to factory settings?

  1. Prepare the router. Make sure the Cisco router is turned off and the power cord is plugged into both the router and the power source.
  2. Locate the reset button. Look for the small factory reset button on the back of the router.
  3. Use the reset button.
  4. Wait for the reset to complete.

How do I completely Reset my router?

How to Reset a Router

  1. Keep your router plugged in.
  2. Find your router’s reset button. This will be on the back or the bottom of your router.
  3. Use a paperclip to hold down the reset button for 30 seconds.
  4. Release the button.
  5. Wait for the router to power back on.

How do I Reset my router to factory settings manually?

To reset your router:

  1. Locate the Reset button on the back of your router.
  2. With the router powered on, use the pointed end of a paperclip or similar object to press and hold the Reset button for 15 seconds.
  3. Wait for the router to fully reset and power back on.

How do I Reset my cisco modem?

Using the modem’s Reset button

  1. Locate the Reset button the back of the modem.
  2. Press and hold the Reset button for 10 seconds.
  3. After 10 seconds, release the button. The modem should restart and the lights will flash.
  4. Once the modem is finished restarting and is online the settings will be back to default.

How do I Reset my cisco wireless router password?

Cisco 3848V change password

  1. Visit the Admin Console by visiting 192.168.
  2. Log in with the following information:
  3. Click Login.
  4. Click Wireless at the top of the page.
  5. Click the Wireless Security tab.
  6. Under 2.4GHz Wireless Security, type a new password for the network in the Pre-Shared Key field.

Do routers need to be reset?

Know when to reboot your router so you can maintain a healthy, speedy internet connection. A good rule of thumb is to reboot your router or wireless gateway once a month to clear out its memory and refresh your wired and wireless connections.

What happens when you hard reset your router?

A reset restores your modem to its factory default settings. It will also erase any customized settings you may have changed, including static IP address setup, DNS, personalized password, WiFi settings, routing and DHCP settings.

How do I reset my router without reset button?

If your router doesn’t have a reset button, you have to reset it using an option in its configuration interface. We recommend consulting your router’s manual. You can search the web for your router’s model name and include “manual” to find an online version.

Does Resetting router change IP?

The common nature of DHCP is to “remember” the device and assign you the same IP address you had before, so simply turning off your router and turning it back on will not likely change IP address. However, if you try multiple times you may get lucky and will obtain a new IP address from your ISP.

What happens when you reset your wireless router?

What does WPS Reset do?

That’s just a manual reset button. It will cause the router to reset and redownload the settings.