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How to Reset Netgear Wireless Router ?

Hello Friends,

Today We are Going to Be Your Assistant To Help You Reset Your Netgear Wireless Router To Default Settings.  Having Problem With Any Wireless Router is Common And We Understand That. It Was the Inspiration That’s Why We Came Up With Solution to fix Almost Every Common Problem With Netgear Router.

Let’s Get to This Issue First  And Understand The Real Problem With Your Netgear Router.

Don’t Worry  We Will Be Also Guiding You to Setup Netgear Router After Reset.

 Problem With Netgear?

Folks, We Know that Netgear Router Can be Tricky And Headache Sometimes And If You Have Already Spend Lot of Time Trying to Fix It With No Success Than You Must Be Getting A Feeling to Throw It Out of Windows Or May Be You Are Thinking To Get a New Router.

Wait Wait Don’t Just Throw It Yet Without Giving One Last Shot To Our Methods.

Word Of Advice – Resetting The Wireless Router Has to Be The Last Option And Do Not OverReset Any Wireless Router It May Cause Hardware Failure To Your Router.

if You Resetting it Only Because It’s Not Working Than Give the Last Try Before We Help You  Reset Netgear to Its Default Settings. Perform a Power Cycle And See if That Works Than You Won’t have to Reset Your Router

For Any Other Problem Please Continue To Read – Netgear Router Common Problems And Solution

Reset Netgear Router –

Friends, There is Mostly Two Methods  You Can Be Used to Reset Your Netgear Wireless Router.

  1. Soft Reset Using Netgear Router Dashboard
  2. Hard Reset Using The Reset Key

Now Follow The Steps One By One

Soft Reset Using Netgear Router Dashboard –

Question – Why Should I Try Soft Reset First When I Can Do Hard Reset In First Place –

Answer– Dear Friends There Are High Chances of Your Router Getting Hardware Failure By Doing Hard Reset.

  • Please Connect Your Netgear Router to Your Computer Using Ethernet Cable Known As Internet Cable.

 

  • Open Your Browser And Type The Default Ip Address Of Netgear Router. Default Address is Mostly 192.168.0.1 Or 192.168.1.1 Than Press Enter. You Can Also Use www.routerlogin.net to Login Netgear Router. For more information About Accessing, Netgear Console Is Here Please  Read How to Login Netgear Wireless Router | www.Routerlogin.net
  • Once You Have Successfully login To Your Netgear Router Please Go To Maintenance Than Backup Settings
  • Now Erase All Backup Settings And That Will Reset Netgear Router to Default Settings.

 

Once Reset Please Reboot Your Netgear Router Using The Netgear Dashboard.

  • Login to Your Netgear Router And Go to Maintenance  And Click Diagnostics Now Click On Reboot 

 

  • Let Your Netgear Router Robot For 2 Minutes, if Possible Reboot Your Internet Modem Also.

Congrats Your Netgear Router Has Been Reset Please Setup Your Netgear Router to Your Modem.

Read More How to Setup Netgear Wireless Router | Routerlogin.net

Now If This Reset Won’t Work Let’s Try Doing The Hard Reset.

 

Hard Reset Netgear Router –

  • Plug Your Netgear Router into Power Outlet And Turn It On.
  • Look for Reset Key at The Bottom Of Your Netgear.
  • Take a Paper Clip OR a Pen With Tiny Tip And Press The Reset Key And Hold It For Next 45 Seconds Than Let it Go
  • Restart Your Netgear Router And Restart Your Internet Modem Also Than Wait For 1 Min.

 

 

 

Now You Can Re-Install Your Netgear Router As Your New Wireless Router With Your Existence Modem.

Life Is Full Of Surprises And It all Become More Real When You Can’t See The Reset Key At The Back Or  Bottom of Your Netgear Wireless Router.

There are Few Series Of Netgear Router That Doesn’t Come With Reset Key.For Example DGN2000 or DG834Gv5 Models Of Netgear. Don’t Worry They Just Don’t Have the Reset Key But They have the Reset Feature. It’s Just Bit Different Than Traditional Router.

Reset Netgear Using WPS And Wireless Key –

Make Sure Your Wireless Router is Plugged into Power

  • Find The WPS And Wireless Key On Your Netgear Wireless Router
  • Press And Hold Both Keys At Same Time For 6-10 Seconds And When You See Your Power Light Blinking Red Let it Go.
  • Reboot Your Router And Give it a Minute

This Should Reset Your Netgear Wireless To Default Factory Settings.

See if all these Steps Helps You To Reset Netgear Router. For Any Other Help with Netgear Router Please Comment Below And Let us Know.

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