How to Reset Belkin Wireless Router Password

I know lot of you have issues with your wireless routers, some times router becomes unresponsive or you can do this even if you forget login password. Resetting Belkin router password is easy process, but make sure it will restore router to its factory settings. Normally this procedure is recommended when you forget your default password or Belkin router default IP address changes. Follow the below mentioned instructions carefully.

How to Reset Belkin Wireless Router to Factory Settings

I have posted very simple instructions to follow. you can post questions if you have any.

  1. While performing Belkin router password reset, first unplug the modem cable and make sure router is powered ON.
  2. Its pretty hard to locate the the reset button- find the picture below for reference.
  3. Use tooth pick or paper clip and press the reset button , count at-least 10 seconds by holding reset button.
  4. Normally, all the lights starts flashing, and router will reboot within one minute. (This is the best way to check see if router is successfully reset)

Important Note: There are two different passwords when we talk about Belkin router passwords, the first one is router settings page password and second password is security key which is used to connect your wireless router from a computer or a gadget. In both the cases if you forget your password you can reset your router and reconfigure ans setup new passwords

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 Belkin Router Set up related articles

Internet and Wireless Light is Off??

Power off the modem and the Belkin router wait for at-least 30 seconds, Turn ON  the modem first and wait for another  30 seconds and then power on the router and check if internet and wireless light is lit.

Feel free to ask any questions about Belkin wireless router password reset and troubleshooting

 

Setup Belkin Wireless G Router without CD

Note: This article will show you how to  setup Belkin router manually and connect your computer to the wireless network, you can always use  installation CD for configuration, if that fails you go through the manual process.

Basic step before proceeding with any of the troubleshooting steps lets power-cycle  modem and router

  1. Unplug the power cord of your Internet Modem
  2. Power off the router by  unplugging the Belkin router from the power outlet (electric wall socket) as well. (IMPORTANT: Leave both the devices off for at least 60 seconds)
  3. Then power on Internet modem first by plugging power cord back in and wait for 60 seconds until all the lights gets steady.
  4. Once you see all the lights lit on the modem power on your Belkin router by plugging the power adapter into an electric outlet.

Now see if you can access internet if not reboot your computer and check for internet connectivity. This is the easiest workaround to fix any modem-router issues.

 

Let’s say you’ve lost your original CD or your unable to setup router using CD, Still you can configure your Belkin wireless  G plus router manually using  the web interface (GUI).

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Belkin Wireless Router Setup

     Step 1 : Log on to Belkin G Setup Page

This is applicable for  Belkin recent models N600, N300 and Belkin N150 as-well. It’s very easy to access Belkin settings page, make sure ethernet cables are connected properly. you can follow the above link if you’re not sure how to connect cable between router, modem and computer.

Now, type Belkin router ip address http://192.168.2.1  by going to start and RUN window or type it in the address bar of your web browser (internet explorer/safari/Firefox) and you will be able to see router settings page.

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How to SetUp Belkin N Wireless Router and Troubleshoot

Belkin wireless router If you’re reading this, the odds are you just bought yourself a new Belkin-N  router or your facing some issues with  Belkin router setup. But, if you can’t find the answer you want, you can find the articles below.

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(Step by Step Guide to configure Belkin N Router and also guides you through the process of installing  settings).

Using Belkin Router you can connect multiple computers to one internet connection. Belkin 802.11 N Router is most widely used pretty old router . It doesn’t matter which internet connection your using Belkin has different series of router which supports Cable, DSL, ADSl, fiber and  satellite connections.  If you are setting up Belkin router for the first time it will be time consuming process if things are not in place.  Follow the Belkin wireless router setup instructions below and  you will be able to access internet in all WI-FI equipped  device’s like: Computers, Printers,  Scanners, Gaming device’s and Smart Phones.

Troubleshoot Belkin N router and modem

Checklist Before Installing Belkin wireless router

    1. Make sure you are  able to access internet using Cable or DSL modem. ( If not reset your modem and check)

   2. If it’s a DSL connection, It requires user name and password.

   3. Change the network settings in your  computer: Click the  “Start” button  and select  “Control Panel”  Double click on “Network Connections. Right-click on “Local Area Connection” highlight Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and then click on Properties button. You need to check the box which say’s (Obtain an IP Address Automatically) and  (Obtain DNS Server Addresses Automatically).

Belkin Router Cable Connection

  • Select any one of the LAN port on the back of the router and plug the cable, other end  goes to computer. (There are 4 LAN ports on the back your Belkin router choose any one)

Bekin router connections

  • Now connect  the modem cable to your  router’s “WAN” port ( Yellow or Green  color port)
  • First turn ON your modem and wait for 1 minute, until  modem lights get’s steady, Connect power cord on the back of your router from AC outlet.
  • You can see some lights blinking on the router, wait for a minute, you will see all the lights get steady. Now Belkin N wireless router is ready for WiFi, you can try connecting your laptop and other wireless devices to the Belkin router

 

How to Enable Security on Belkin Router

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