Actiontec Router Admin Login Procedure

Updated: 8th April 2021

To access the Quick Setup screens:

  1. Open a Web browser. In the "Address" text box, type: Then press Enter key from the keyboard.
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    If doesn't works & error appears, then please try these:

  2. The "Home" screen appears. Click Quick Setup.
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  3. A login window appears. Enter the username and password in the appropriate text boxes, and then click OK. The default username is "admin". The default password is "password".
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  4. If the above username/password doesn't work then try these most popular combinations that usually work for Actiontec Router models.
    Router Username Password
    ACTIONTEC GE344000-01 (none) (none)
    ACTIONTEC W1424WR admin password
    ACTIONTEC R1520SU admin (none)
    ACTIONTEC GT704-WG admin password
  5. Still stuck? If you still can't log into your device, then your device needs to be RESET. Once you RESET, use username "admin" & password as "password".

Can't Login? Consult Your Actiontec Router Manual

These setup & configuration manuals for Actiontec are the solution for all your router related problems. Just click on your model to see (and download in PDF) the setup guides for all popular Actiontec models.

Click Below To See Desired Manual

Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink View Manual
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Actiontec F2250 Frontier View Manual
Actiontec GT704-WGv3 View Manual
Actiontec GT724WG View Manual
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Actiontec GT784WN Bell Aliant View Manual
Actiontec GT784WN TDS View Manual
Actiontec GT784WNV View Manual
Actiontec M1000 Qwest View Manual

View all Actiontec models manuals.

Configuration after First Time Login

If you are logging into your router for the first time (after purchase of device) then you need to make some configuration settings to put your router into smooth running condition. It's very easy to do so, just follow below instructions:

  1. Follow the instructions in the "Welcome to the Quick Setup" screen, then click Next.
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  2. At the top of the next window, select PPPoE or DHCP.
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  3. If PPPoE was selected in step 2, the default username and password are entered in the appropriate text boxes. If "DHCP" was selected, go to step 4.
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  4. If PPPoE was selected in step 2, select the IP type ("Dynamic IP-DHCP [Default]" or "Single Static IP Address"). If Single Static IP Address was selected, enter the address in the appropriate text box.
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  5. Optional - Select the DNS type ("Dynamic DNS Addresses [Default]" or "Static DNS Addresses"). If Static DNS Addresses was selected, enter the primary and secondary DNS addresses in the appropriate text boxes. If unsure what to enter in this section, contact the ISP.
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  6. Click Apply at the bottom of the screen.
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  7. The Gateway is successfully configured.

The Power light flashes rapidly while the Gateway restarts, then glows steadily green when fully operational. The Internet light will also glow steadily green. The Gateway is now configured and users can start surfing the Internet. If an error appears, stating the Web browser was unable to connect to the Internet, check the configuration settings. Ensure all the information required by the ISP is entered correctly.

Changing the Password of Actiontec Router after Login & Setup

To create or change the password allowing access to the Gateway's Web Configuration screens, follow these instructions:

  1. From the "Home" screen, select Security.
  2. The "Security" screen appears. Select "Admin User Name and Password".
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  3. The "Change Admin Username/Password" screen appears. Enter a new Username in the "Admin User Name" text box, then enter a new password in the "Admin Password" text box. Make sure to write down the username and password and keep it in a secure location. They will be needed to access the Gateway's Web Configuration screens in the future.
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  4. Click Apply at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Read the instructions on the next screen. The username and password are successfully changed.

Once the Gateway has rebooted, the new username and password are active. To access the Gateway's Web Configuration screens, the new username and password must be entered.

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