What is Linksys E1200 Default Password?

Linksys E1200 Default Password

Almost every network router comes with a default password and other login information. The Linksys E1200 default password is admin. The password is case-sensitive and you have to type the default password in lowercase.

Similarly, the default username of a router is also admin. If you want to reset your router password, read this step by step guide.

If you are asking for default IP address of Linksys routers then use IP address for your Linksys E1200 router.

There are three different E1200 router models available for customers. These are  1.0, 2.0, and 2.2 and all models use the same username, password and IP information as mentioned above.

What to Do if the E1200 Default Password Doesn’t Work

In some situations, the default password of Linksys E1200 router may not work. It means, the password changed to something else. You can easily reset your router to get back the factory default settings. By resetting the password, you will get its default username and password information back.

Learn how to reset the Linksys E1200 router:

  1. First of all, make sure your router is plugged in
  2. Now flip the router and see its bottom area
  3. Find the reset button on the bottom area
  4. press and hold down the reset button using a thin paper pin for 3-5 seconds.
  5. Now, wait few seconds until Linksys E1200 resets.
  6. Next, switch off the router power for few seconds.
  7. Your router is now fully reset. Just turn the power on and wait.
  8. You can now login using the default username and password which as “admin”
  9. To access the router login screen, type in the browser.
  10. Change your router password to make your connection secure.

It is important to mention that, after resetting the router, all the customized settings are removed and goes back to its default settings. For example, SSID and wireless password), DNS server settings, and port forwarding options, etc.

To avoid the hassle of re-entering all information, again and again, just save your settings before resetting your E1200 router.

Can’t Access Your E1200 Router?

As mentioned above, you can access the Linksys E1200 router by typing the default IP in the address bar of your browser. In some situations, you may not access the router with the above-mentioned IP, There are chances that it’s been changed. In that case, see default gateway configured on the computer. You will find the IP address which would be the same as the router’s IP.

If you still can’t find the IP address, see this guide to find the default gateway IP address on Windows PC.

Linksys E1200 Manual & Firmware References

All the support and download links for the three versions of this router are available on the Linksys E1200 Support page.

Visit Linksys E1200 support and download pages for all three versions. User manual PDF files of all Linksys E1200 models including Version 1.0, Version 2.0, and Version 2.2 are also available

E1200 firmware and related software are also available for download.

Make sure you are downloading software or firmware specific to your router’s model. If you have model 1.0, you have to download the software and other stuff related to version 1.0.

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