Linksys Default Password. Your Linksys router, just like any other home routers, has a default password. You need to access the account for administrators. When you access the administrator account you use login credentials i.e. username and password to login. When you buy a new router, it has a default username and password set at the factory. Users use default password to login to their new routers. Once you are logged in, you can change your password to something else.
List of Default Linksys Passwords
Remember default passwords are different for different models of Linksys routers. Some of the Linksys models and their default passwords are given below.
|BEFSR series||(none) or admin||admin|
|E series||admin or (none)||admin or (none)|
|EA series||admin||admin or (none)|
|WAG series||admin or (none)||admin or (none)|
Make sure that you enter correct username and password in the given text fields. In the table given above, you can see “none” written in username and password columns. Remember, here “none” means you don’t have to type anything in the respective text field. Some people take “none” as a username/password and type it in the given space which results in error. So, here, none means you need to leave the field blank.
If you have received your Linksys router from your ISP then there are chances that your ISP has set your login information to default.
As stated above, router manufacturers provide an administrator account using which you can change the router password whenever you want. Some people keep using the default password but it can create problems for you. Generally, people try default passwords to connect. So if you don’t change your password any one can login using the default password. An authorized access to your network can compromise your privacy and security. This is why users are recommended to change their Linksys default passwords immediately after logging in.
Resetting your router and changing the router admin password – Linksys. The router’s default Password is “admin”, as for the User name, you can leave the field blank. For security purposes, you can change the default password. USEFUL TIP: Changing the Linksys router’s password through the web-based setup page may prevent you from using the Linksys Connect software. For more information, please visit the Linksys router password guide.