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Im trying to connect a smart tv to my wireless router but cant remember the security password how do i reset ssid and password

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If you reset the router, it will come back to factory default settings and you will have to reconfigure it.
Connect the computer to the router.
Open the setup page of the router and check the wireless settings.

See How to find wireless network key

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Posted on Mar 27, 2012

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SOURCE: router password

The default password, as aderenzo says, is "admin". If that does not work there is a restet button on the router somewhere. Press it and hold it for 5 seconds. This will restore the router to its factory default and reset the password to "admin". The username field should be left blank.

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SOURCE: linksys wrt160n wireless router

how can i connect my router so that i can use my laptop

Posted on Sep 29, 2008

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SOURCE: My wireless name (SSID) and security settings keep changing on their own!

hi,
well i saw the problem u r facing
and the only soution for it is the upgradation of the firmware ....
i was facing the same one on my router and it got corrected ....
otherwise u can call the customer care no of the the routers company and they will give u the replacement

Posted on Oct 23, 2008

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SOURCE: Cannot find wireless tab on Linksys router setup page

Hi...this is an unusual problem.

Is your model the BEFSR41W? Linksys describe this as a 'wireless ready router', and it seems to require a PCMCIA card to be inserted in the back of the router, to enable wireless connectivity.

I'm just wondering if the router lost communication with the card, causing your wireless options to disappear?

However, first things first. As you have (correctly) reset the router, all your settings have been cleared, including ISP information (hence the internet connection is lost). Your first priority is to set up your router again, and the Linksys website has a downloadable manual, quick install guide and tips which will help with this.

When you are up and running - and assuming I have the right model - try removing and re-inserting the PCMCIA card at the back of the router, and see if the router re-detects it. If successful, this should bring back your wireless options.

I hope this helps, but please post again on Fixya if not. It does seem odd to have lost the wired connection before the reset.
Good luck. :)

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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SOURCE: Wireless Router Reset

Linksys reset
The easiest method of resetting your Linksys router’s password is to reset your router back to the default factory settings. This is done by simply holding down the reset button located on the back of the unit for at least 30 seconds. Once the router has been reset, it must be reconfigured. Using your web browser go to URL address http://192.168.1.1. You will then be prompted to login to your router. A log-in screen asking for the password will automatically appear. At this time enter the default password “admin”, in lower case letters into the password field. The username field may be left blank at this time. (Note: both the default username and default password are set to “admin” on some of the newer Linksys router models).
If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
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Posted on Mar 24, 2009

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Well, have you done the homework?

1. DSI needs WiFi, ie, wireless internet. Do you have a wireless router or wireless modem router in your place?
2. If yes, have you enabled the wireless radio in the router. This can be done by opening up the router options by typing the IP Address of the router (it should be somewhere written in the router itself) and login. If you don't know the password, google your model number and you will get all information like default ip address, login etc. If possible download the manual from the manufacturer website and go through it to familiarize the options. (If you have an apple router, you will need "airport utility"..google).
3. Once logged in as "admin", look for "wireless" options (Manual will help you), enable "radio", "ssid", note down the ssid name, and for troubleshooting purposes, leave the security "off/disabled". Save/apply changes.
4. Make sure wireless "G" is selected or a mode thats compatible with wireless "G" (go through the options, mostly default option will suffice). If this is in another page, again, save or apply changes.
5. Reboot the router, wait for a couple of minutes till the lights for internet and wireless appears.
6. From DSI, search for available networks, find the ssid name that you have noted down and click connect.
7. Hopefully, it should connect, otherwise, you may have to manually enter DSI IP Adress, subnet mask (255.255.255.0), gateway and dns servers (both router IP Adress). If your router address is, say 192.168.1.1, then give dsi an ip adress 192.168.1.xx where xx is a number between 2 and 255. That is, what ever ur router ip address is, just change the last digits to anything under 255, excluding the router address. Now try again, hopefully everything should be settled.
8. Look into DSI manual to see whether it supports wpa/wpa2 security or just WEP. You may also have to take into consideration any other devices that connect to router wirelessy, like laptops, smart phones, tablets etc. If all of them supports wpa/wpa2, go back to router options and select that security, create password, write it down. Otherwise select "WEP" encrryption. (The point to remember here is the lowest common denominator, ie, if DSI supports only WEP, selecting WPA/WPA2 will be useless, as DSI will not connect, even if it sees the SSID.
9. Save changes, reboot router, wait for lights to steady.
10. From DSI, again select your SSID name from available networks (just to make things easier, shut down DSI, restart to disconnect earlier connections), it will ask for password or both password and security type. If DSi supports WPA/WPA2, and ur security is set as such, and DSI is not connecting, play with the options, if any, like "WPA only", WPA2 only" WPA/WPA2" and try to connect.

You should succeed with this much details. Good luck

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Connect your router to computer with ethernet cable then you can access it with following default link. http://192.168.1.1 or http://192.168.0.1 or http://192.168.15.1 or http://192.168.2.1 If you are not able to access it with above ip then check your computers ip address gateway ip is your router ip try with it. Then it ask for user name and password. Type user as "admin" and password as "admin" or "password" or blank. Then you can see configuration page of router. If you are still not able to access router with above ip then you need to RESET it for that press RESET button for 10 seconds it is in back side of router then all settings defaults..Then you can access it with above method. .
Then click on wireless settings ->SSID
Then click on wireless->wireless security->WEP security there is code password note down it or enter new password then save setting s and restart router. then you can connect wireless with new password. Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks for using FixYa.

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If yuor first laptop is able to connect then try installing SIW on it and click the PASSWORDS link to see if it will retrieve the wireless password off the first laptop.
If not, and you cannot get into the router either, you will need to reset the netgear to factory by depressing the reset button in the back for 10 seconds, which resets the login to 'admin' and the password to 'password' to allow access to the router, and setting the wireless security to NONE - allowing you to change it to something you can remember.

If you are able to get into the router, but simply cannot remember the wireless password, you can reset it to something else without resetting the router through the wireless security menu in the router. You will need to then set both laptops to use the new password.

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I have a beklin G router. i cant remember the password for it. im trying to get my ipod touch online but it asks for the password to my router


Step 1: Connect your computer - Router ( Wired)

Step 2:Make sure that the wireless is disconnected in the laptop

Step 3:Open Router setup by typing http://192.168.2.1 on the address bar of internet explorer

Step 4:On the left under wireless click Wi- fi protected setup

Step 5:Leave the Password blank and click submit

Step 6:Disable it and click apply changes

Step 7:On the left under wireless click security

Step 8:Selected the security mode as WPA / WPA2

Step 9:Type a password in the blank field ( Pre Shared key or PSK )Make sure that the password is a minimum of 8 characters

Step 10:On the left under wireless click channel and SSiD

Step 11:Change the Wireless Channel to 6

Step 12:Change the SSiD to a different name

Step 13: Click Apply Changes

Step 14:Unplug the power cord from the router

Step 15:Plug it back After 15 seconds

Step 16:Now try to connect to the new network
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To access the Smart Wizard installation and configuration program on your router:
  1. Connect your router to a computer by plugging one end of an Ethernet Cable into any of the four LAN ports on the back of your router.
  2. Log in to your NETGEAR router by browsing to http://www.routerlogin.net or http://www.routerlogin.com. Enter the username (admin) and password. By default, the password is password or 1234 unless it has already been changed.
  3. To install your router, simply click on the "Setup Wizard" link at the top of the left-hand navigation menu once you are logged into your router.

Configuring Smart Wizard for WEP encryption:
  1. Click Start then go to All programs. Look for NETGEAR wireless adapter folder then select the NETGEAR Smart Wizard.
  2. NETGEAR Smart Wizard wireless utility should appear on your desktop screen.
  3. Click on the Networks Tab. This will automatically scan for all the available wireless network within your proximity.
  4. Select the SSID of the wireless network that you want to connect, then hit the Connect button.
  5. On the Settings tab, click WEP under the Security option then select Enter Key Manually.
    Note: If the network key consists of 10 characters, set it to 64 Bits. If the network key consists of 26 characters, set it to 128 Bits.
  6. Type the 10 or 26 characters (Hexa decimal) keys on the space provided.
  7. In the Profiles field, assign a name to help you remember this wireless network settings in the future, then click Save Profile.
  8. Click on Apply to validate the settings.
  9. Once connected wirelessly, go to About tab and check for an IP address.
Configuring Smart Wizard for WPA encryption:
  1. Click Start then go to All Programs. Look for NETGEAR wireless adapter folder then select the NETGEAR Smart Wizard.
  2. NETGEAR Smart Wizard wireless utility should appear on your desktop screen.
  3. Click on the Networks Tab. This will automatically scan for all the available wireless networks within your proximity.
  4. Select the SSID of the wireless network that you want to connect, then hit Connect button.
  5. On the Settings tab, select WPA under the Security option.
  6. Type the WPA password/passphrase inside the empty field next to the WPA drop down menu.
  7. In the Profiles field, assign a name to help you remember this wireless network settings in the future, then click Save Profile.
  8. Click on Apply to validate the settings.
  9. Once connected wirelessly, go to About tab and check for an IP address.
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Manual for WBR14-G2 router [6.2 MB] in pdf format:
http://www.smc.com/files/AG/MN_SMCWBR14-G2.pdf

Keeping others from connecting to your router:
1. Have an "wired only" router login access or for this router "change and disable your SSID". This way you avoid that others can login to
to the router changing your settings: See page 48 of the manual.
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1. Please open any web browser like Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator.
2. Connect to the router by typing http://routerlogin.com/basicsetting.htm or http://192.168.1.1 in the address field and click Enter or Return key.
3. A window will prompt for a user name and password. The default username is "admin" and the default password is "password".

Note: If it does not take password as the password, you might have changed it when you have run the NETGEAR Setup CD so please try other passwords. If you cannot remember the password, you need to reset the router and run the Setup CD to reconfigure it.

4. Click the Wireless Settings under Advanced tab.
5. Check the box under Enable Wireless Router Radio and Enable Wireless SSID Broadcast.
6. Click the Wireless Settings under Setup.
7. Change Channel (recommended are 1, 6 and 11).
8. Change the SSID to uniquely identify your network. You might have a similar SSID with your neighbor.

Note: Do not change the SSID if there are already other wireless computers that can connect to the network.

Other factors that you may consider when you are not able to view any available wireless network:

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This will open the control panel for the router.
Select 'EXPERT MODE' from the menu on the right, and accept the warning prompt. Then click on 'CONNECTION' and the 'WIRELESS' on the menu on the right.

In the main window you can then change the SSID for your network.

You can also change some of the other options in this window such as enabling closed mode, change security protocol, password, etc.

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