SMC® Router Password
SMC wireless routers offer high speed networking without the inflexibility of cabling infra structure. Routers are the device used to send the data packets from a system to the destination port over a network. SMC routers are high performing routers which offer several security features to protect the system from various attacks over a network. In certain situations, you need to reset the SMC router password. There are several methods available to do so. After resetting the SMC router password, the entire router settings change to the default factory settings. You can reset the router by pressing the reset button of the router. After the resetting of the router, you can use default password and username to login to the webpage.
- Hard Resetting of SMC router
- Soft Resetting of SMC Router
- Things to keep in mind
Hard Resetting of SMC router
In order to reset SMC router password to default, you have to reset the router. Unplug all the cables except the power cord. Then hold the reset button for 15 seconds. While holding the reset button, turn off the power of router. Then press the reset button for additional 15 seconds by keeping the router unplugged from the wall outlets. Then turn on the power of the router by pressing the router reset button for an additional 15 seconds. If the power LED of SMC router blinks, then you have successfully reset the SMC router.
Soft Resetting of SMC Router
Another method of resetting the password of SMC router is by resetting the router from the configuration settings. In order to do so, open the Internet browser and navigate to ‘http: //192.168.1.1’. Then select ‘Tools’ menu and click on ‘Configuration Tools’. Click on ‘Reset’ to reset the router to the default factory settings. Now you can login with the default password and username.
You have to keep in mind various things while resetting your SMC router password. While doing so, the entire router resets to the default factory settings. After resetting the password, you have to login using the default username and password. Default username and password for SMC router can be accessed from SMC official website. If the above explained method does not work, then repeat the process several times.
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