09-12-2006, 09:52 PM
| | Re: doing a hard reset on a linksys router
"Froggie the Gremlin" <Froggie@see.sig.for.details> wrote in message
> On 12 Sep 2006 05:18:48 -0700, email@example.com wrotd:
>>I bought a used Linksys router off of eBay and don't know the password
>>to it. Neither does the person I bought it from. As such, I'd like to
>>be able to do a hard reset. Unfortunately, I'm not really sure how...
> Both of my LinkSys routers (B/G and B-only) have a small recessed button
> the back. Push'n'hold for about 2-sec and it should do what you want.
You might have to hold it longer than 2 seconds, more like 20 or 30. Then
the user name would be left blank and the password would be admin.