Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR840N

TP-LINK TL-WR840N
Factory reset (Hard reset)

The reset button is located on the back and is labeled WPS/Reset. Power ON the router, press and hold the button for more than 5 seconds. You should see the System LED flash more quickly than before. Release and wait for the router to reboot – it might take a minute or two.

PS. The System LED is located on the front panel – it is the one that looks like a small gear wheel.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TD-W8920G

TP-LINK TD-W8920G
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Locate the reset button on the rear panel. With the router powered on, press and hold the button down for more than 5 seconds. (You can use a pin to press inside the reset button-hole). Release and wait for at least a minute for the reset process to finish.

Option 2: Press the reset button of the Router, and then power on the Router, hold reset button pressed down for about five seconds. Release.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TD-W8901G

TP-LINK TD-W8901G
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Power On the router and locate the reset button (hole) on the back panel. Use a pin to press and hold the button for at least 5 seconds. Release and wait for at least 1 minute for the router to reboot.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR841N

TP-LINK TL-WR841N
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Power ON the router and locate the reset button on the back panel. Press it and hold for a bit more than 5 seconds. Release and wait for the router to reboot to it’s default settings.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR841ND

TP-LINK TL-WR841ND
Factory reset (Hard reset)

With the Router powered on, use a pin to press and hold the RESET button hole on the back of the device. Hold for more than 5 seconds, release and wait the router to reboot to its factory default settings. Second option – hold the button for between 8 and 10 seconds and then release.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR940N

TP-LINK TL-WR940N
Factory reset (Hard reset)

The reset button is on the rear panel and is used for both WPS and Reset function. To use it as a RESET button, press in the hole with a pin for more than five seconds. Release and wait for the reboot process to finish.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR941ND

TP-LINK TL-WR941ND
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Power On the router and locate the reset button on the rear panel of the device. Since this model has 4 different versions you might need to experiment a bit to get the reset to work. If your reset button is labeled just RESET – try pressing it for 5 seconds. If the button is labeled WPS/RESET – press it and hold for more than 5 seconds. If that doesn’t work – try pressing the reset button for between 8 and 10 seconds. 

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR842ND

TP-LINK TL-WR842ND
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Powered ON the router. The reset button is located on the back panel and it is labeled WPS/RESET. Use a thin object, like a paper pin, to press and hold the button for approximately 8 seconds. Release when the System LED starts flashing more quickly than before. Wait for the reboot process to finish – about 1 minute.
PS. The System LED is the first LED from the left on the front panel and looks like a small sun/gear wheel. 

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR1042ND

TP-LINK TL-WR1042ND
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Power the router ON and locate the reset button-hole on the rear panel. Use a pin to press into the hole and hold for (at least) 5 seconds. Release and wait for a minute until the reboot process is over.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.1.1

Hard reset TP-LINK TL-WR841HP

TP-LINK TL-WR841HP
Factory reset (Hard reset)

Power ON the router. Locate the WPS/RESET button on the back panel of the device. Press and hold the button for more than 5 seconds. Keep an eye on the system LED and when it starts flashing more quickly than before – release. Wait for the router to reboot.  
PS. The system LED is the second led on the front panel – it is right next to the power LED.

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Default username admin
Default password admin
Default IP address 192.168.0.1