How to Reset your NETGEAR Router to Factory Defaults

Zach Zach (249)
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If you've forgotten your NETGEAR router username or password, you can reset it to factory default.

You can use this guide for detailed steps on how to log into a Netgear Router.

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NETGEAR router reset button location

On the back of your NETGEAR router is a reset button. Using a pen, push and hold this button until all of the lights on the front of the unit start flashing.

Give your router a few minutes to reboot before use.

NETGEAR Router Login
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Zach Zach (249)
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Your NETGEAR router login allows you to set up and secure your wireless network. This guide will show you how to log into your NETGEAR wireless router to perform common setup tasks.