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After purchasing a new Wifi Router for your home or office, the first thing you should know is How to change Admin Password or Default Login Password of your Router.

This is not only advisable but also for security reasons one should change their Router’s Default Admin or Login Password. Once you allow someone to be connected to your internet connection via your wifi router, then one can easily mess up with settings if you have not changed default admin password or login password of your wifi router.

Step by Step how to change Admin Password or Default Login Password of a Wifi Router

  1. Connect your device to your router Wired or via Wifi.
  2. Once your device is connected to the router, Open any browser & in the address bar enter the IP Address of your Router. If you will enter the correct IP Address then you will see the Login Screen of your Router.
  3. Login using Default Username Admin & Password. Every Router Brand and their Models has Default Admin/Login Username & Password. Look on the back side of your Router for Default Login Info of your Router.
  4. After Login,
    If you have a Dlink Router then Go to MANAGEMENT>ACCESS CONTROLS>USER MANAGEMENT.
    Under ACCOUNT PASSWORD, Enter Current Admin/Login Password, Then enter New Admin Password or Login Password, Confirm New Admin Password or Login Password by entering once again. Click Apply or Save.
    Congratulations, You have Successfully changed Default Admin Password or Login Password of your Dlink Wifi Router.

Tip: Default Login info of any router can be found on the back side of any Router Or Simply Google for Default Login Info like IP and Default Username/Admin Password of your Router. 

How to change the Admin Password or Login Password of Your Wifi Router,Router's admin password change
Screenshot Of Dlink 2750U Dlink Router’s Admin Password Change Screen

How to Change Admin Password or Default Login Password of Tp-Link Wifi Router

If you have a Tp-Link Wifi Router, Repeat 3 Steps mentioned above to get Login.
Once you are Login to your Tp-link Wifi Router,

  • For routers of Broadcom solution: TD-W8960N/TD-W8960NB/TD-W8950ND
    Click Management->Access Control->Password on the left page, and type the Old Password and New Password.
    Click Save or Apply.
  • For routers of TrendChip solution: TD-W8961ND/TD-W8951ND/TD-W8901G/TD-W8901GB/TD-W8901G/TD-W8101G/TD-8840T/TD-8817/TD-8816
    Click Maintenance > Administrator, then type in a New Password.
    Click Save or Apply.
  • For routers of self-developed interface: TD-W8970/TD-W8980/TD-W9970/TD-W9980
    Click System Tools ->Manage Control, then type in the Old Password, New Password, and Username.
    Click Save or Apply.
  • For routers of new blue UI: Archer D7/Archer D9/Archer D5
    Click Advanced->System Tools->Administration, then type in Old Password and New Password.
    Click Save or Apply.

How to Change Admin Password or Default Login Password of Linksys Wifi Router

If you have a Linksys Wifi Router, Repeat 3 Steps mentioned above to get Login.
Once you are Login to your Linksys Wifi Router,

Click on the Administration tab and then Management.
Enter the New Password in both, in Router Password and in Re-enter to confirm fields.
Click Save Settings and click the Continue button on the next page.

How to Change the Admin or Login Password of a Linksys Wifi Router
Screenshot of Linksys Wifi Router’s Admin or Login Password Change Screen

There can be interface difference in Wifi Routers but settings are almost same and once you log in you can easily change the Admin Password or Default Login Password of Any Wifi Router.