Password Reset on ZyXEL® Router
A router is a type of device that is used in the computer networking. This device would forward the data packets to the destinations corresponding to their addresses. The function performed by the router is called as routing. This would allow exchanging data between these networks. The data packets are with address and this would indicate to which network it would be forwarded. The hardware and the software are being customized for transferring of data packets. ZyXEL router provides you with efficient connectivity and high security. You may face some issues with your ZyXEL router, in such cases; you could reset the router and its password. It is possible to reset the router password by pressing the rest button. You could access the router set-up page by providing the IP address and then change the current username and password. You need to keep some important things while resetting the router password.
- Check configuration
- Tip to reset router password
- Provide password
Check whether settings of the ZyXEL router configuration are correct and ensure whether IP address and DNS server address are correct. Ensure whether wireless settings are correct, as it was when you set up the router. Now observe the IP address whether it starts with 169.254 then, make sure that there is no problem with cable or DSL modem. If IP is 0.0.0.0 then there is issue with your Internet connection.
Tip to reset router password
Resetting your ZyXEL router is very simple and you can do this in no time. For this, you could locate the reset button on the rear panel of ZyXEL router. Then, you could press the reset button on the back until the test light blinks, after that, you could release the button and wait for the router to reboot. Then, you would need to login with the default password. You could then make necessary configurations to your router after this.
You need to provide strong password for the router. When the router is reset, all the settings in it will be reset. The default username and password will be assigned for the router. This might cause security breach in the computer. You need to provide a password so that the network is made secure. Make sure that you create a strong password for the router.
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