Default Router Login Details

Have you ever wanted to change your Wifi settings but forgot your default router login details?

So have we!

We’ve put together this comprehensive default router logins for all makes and models (Netgear, Belkin, Asus, Linksys, so on).

You can find the default router username and password for nearly any router using this default router username and password list, and you won’t be stuck searching for hours! (just make sure your VPN service swithced off so it’s not causing any issues).

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How do I find my default router username and password?

To locate the default username and password for your router you could look in its manual. However, you’re here because you’ve probably misplaced it. Just enter your router make or model in the search box below and we’ll show you the login IP and default router password and username as well.

How do I change or reset my router password?

To reset your router’s password, you will need to reset it to its default factory settings. Doing this will wipe every change, and reset the router to its original status, so do it at your own discretion. To carry out the reset, you will need to hold the reset button for 10 seconds, and then you will be able to log in using the default router login details displayed below.

You should always change the default router password and Wifi settings to avoid people having unrestricted access to it.

How do I log into my router?

  1. Use the search box to find the default router login details for your router
  2. Open a browser (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, etc)
  3. Type in the default router IP into the address bar (usually
  4. Enter the username and password 
  5. You’ve now logged into your router!

Common Router Default Passwords

You should be able to find the exact router login details using the search box below. However, if you’re having problems, try the details of a router from the same manufacturer. As an example, here are some common default logins.

Router Default Passwords Table

Router Brand

Login IP



Linksys Default Loginhttp://
Belkin Default Loginhttp://
Asus Default Loginhttp://
Netgear Default Loginhttp://
Synology Default Loginhttp://
Arris Default Loginhttp://

Full List of Router Logins

Default Router Logins Recap

Hopefully, the above list and information has helped you access your router. If we’re missing a router, or you’ve got any other feedback, then let us know in the comments.

Routers News and Deals

If you’d like to learn more about how to get the best out of your router, I’d recommend reading our super router guide, or alternatively, have a look at the best routers available on the market today. If you’d like to keep up to date with the latest router and security news, then sign up to our newsletter below.

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Written by: Peter Selmeczy

Peter is a full-time tech enthusiast and gadget geek. When not working, you'll find him playing with Lego or tinkering away on an RPi.


  1. Riya Patel

    on September 15, 2019

    Here's a list of 100% working default username and password for your router.

  2. Duane

    on January 14, 2019

    Is there a way, I can have a copy of this information in a spreadsheet for easy reference offline ?

  3. Romel

    on August 26, 2018

    How can i recover my default password?. Because i want ti change that password because they so manny phone user connected to my router and iwant to kick or block some user, thanks

    1. Douglas Crawford replied to Romel

      on August 27, 2018

      Hi Romel, Peter has listed the default passwords used by many popular routers in the article above.

  4. darlene difiglio

    on May 28, 2018

    Looking for passwor for router ZYXEL model # C1100Z (sorry, I listed it incorrectly the first time)

    1. Douglas Crawford replied to darlene difiglio

      on May 29, 2018

      Hi darlene , I know it sounds obvious, but its always worth checking: have you looked on the underside of your router? The default password should be printed there. Assuming you have already done this, maybe one of our readers can help?

      1. Raquib Shikder replied to Douglas Crawford

        on December 15, 2018

        Default router password is really a useful things to know I have also got the Router ip from

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