The Netgear WGR614-V6 is a wireless router with a number of features geared for safety and ease of use, including extensive firewall protection and a double antenna for increased signal strength. If you have purchased a Netgear WGR614-V6 or have one that was set up by someone else, you may encounter a situation in which you need to log in to the router and cannot because the password was configured by someone else. Reset the password for the Netgear WGR614-V6 if you are unable to log into it.
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Push the "Default Reset" button on the back of the Netgear WGR614-V6. The button is located on the back of the unit, to the left of the external antenna. You may need to use a pin or the tip of a pencil to access the button.
Continue holding the button in until you see the "Power" indicator on the front of the unit turn off and back on. This takes approximately ten seconds.
Let go of the button. The Netgear WGR614-V6 shuts off and turns back on. Allow several seconds for this process to complete.
Log into the router using the default password by opening a Web browser and navigating to the address "192.168.1.1." Enter the password "password" to log in.
Tips and warnings
- Resetting the password for the Netgear WGR614-V6 also resets any other custom settings stored in the router. After resetting the password, you will need to set the router up again from scratch.
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