Linksys Router Admin Login Procedure

Updated: 8th April 2021

To access the browser-based utility, launch the web browser on your computer, and enter the Router's default Internet Protocol (IP) address,

If doesn't works & error appears, then please try these:

A login screen will appear. Leave the Username field blank.

Then enter the password you set up during the setup software. (If you did not run the setup software, then use the default password, admin.

Click OK to continue.

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The first screen that appears is the Basic Setup screen. This allows you to change the Router's general settings.

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If the above username/password doesn't work then try these most popular combinations that usually work for Linksys Router models.

Router Username Password
Linksys WAP11 n/a (none)
Linksys DSL n/a admin
Linksys ETHERFAST CABLE/DSL ROUTER Administrator admin
Linksys LINKSYS ROUTER DSL/CABLE (none) admin
Linksys BEFW11S4 Rev. 1 admin (none)
Linksys BEFSR41 Rev. 2 (none) admin
Linksys WRT54G admin admin
Linksys WAG54G admin admin
Linksys LINKSYS DSL n/a admin
Linksys WAP54G Rev. 2.0 (none) admin

View all Linksys models usernames & passwords

Still stuck? If you still can't log into your device, then your device needs to be RESET. Once you RESET, leave the username blank & password as "admin".

Can't Login? Consult Your Linksys Router Manual

These setup & configuration manuals for Linksys 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 Linksys models.

Click Below To See Desired Manual

Linksys ADSL2MUE View Manual
Linksys WRT100 View Manual
Linksys WRT120N View Manual
Linksys WRT150 View Manual
Linksys AG300 View Manual
Linksys RT41P2-AT View Manual
Linksys RTP300 View Manual
Linksys RV016 View Manual
Linksys RV042 View Manual
Linksys RV082 View Manual

View all Linksys models manuals.

Troubleshooting Common Login Problems

Following are the most common problems faced by users of Linksys routers.

  1. Your computer cannot connect to the Internet.

    Follow these instructions until your computer can connect to the Internet:

    Make sure that the Router is powered on. The Power LED should be lit and not flashing. If the Power LED is flashing, then power off all of your network devices, including the modem, Router, and computers. Then power on each device in the following order:

    1. Cable or DSL modem
    2. Router
    3. Computer

    Check the cable connections. The computer should be connected to one of the ports numbered 1-4 on the Router, and the modem must be connected to the Internet port on the Router.

  2. You want to access the browser-based utility from Cisco Connect.

    To enter the browser-based utility from Cisco Connect, follow these steps:

    1. Open Cisco Connect.
    2. On the main menu, click Router settings.
    3. Click Advanced settings.
    4. Write down the username and password that are displayed. (To help protect your password, you can copy it to the Clipboard by clicking Copy password).
    5. Click OK.
    6. Your web browser automatically opens. Enter the username and password, and then click OK. (If you copied the password to the Clipboard in step 4, press Ctrl-V to paste it into the Password field).
  3. When you try to log into the browser-based utility, your password does not work.

    Your wireless security password also serves as the browser-based utility's login password. To see this password:

    1. Open Cisco Connect.
    2. On the main menu, click Router settings.
    3. The Password is displayed on the left side of the screen.

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