belkin routerBelkin provides world-class internet services to meet the growing digital demands of users. It enhances user experiences by providing fast and reliable internet services.

The following article provides a full guide to how to login to the Belkin Router and change its default user name and password.

How to Set up the Belkin Router?

  • Install Belkin Router

Place your router in a highly ventilated location. Connect the AC power adapter to the back of the router. Switch on the router, if it does not have a switch on button, wait for a few seconds, it will switch on automatically.

  • Connect using Ethernet Cable

Connect the ethernet cable to any of the four ports available on the backside of the modem. Connect the one end of the ethernet cable to the modem and the other end to your device.

  • Check Connections

Verify and make sure all the connections have been properly made.

  • Activate Belkin Router

Restart your device and check if the router has been activated. 

How to Login to Belkin Router Settings?

  • Connect to the network

While logging into Belkin Router settings, make sure you are connected to the Belkin network either through wireless connection or through the ethernet connection.

  • Visit Belkin IP addressbelkin router login

Go to the IP address 192.168.2.1 to log in to the Belkin router setup page. The IP address may vary according to your

  • Enter the Belkin Default username and password

After visiting the IP address, you’ll see a login page on the screen, enter the default username and password for the Belkin router that is ‘admin’.belkin router setup

How to change the Belkin router default password?

To change the default username and password for the Belkin router, follow these simple steps.

  • Go to the web browser

Visit your web browser and type in the IP address  192.168.2.1. While navigating to the given IP address, make sure you are connected to the Belkin network.

  • Enter the default Belkin credentials

You will see a login page on your screen, enter your default Belkin credentials that is ‘admin’.

  • Change the Wifi settings

Once you have logged in, go to the security settings on the left corner of the web based setup page.belkin wireless router

  • Set a new Password

In the security settings, you will see an option of ‘passphrase’. Enter the new router password and click on ‘apply’ for the changes to take place.

How to Reset the Belkin router?

To reset your Belkin router, you can follow two approaches; through the ‘reset’ button or through User Interface.

To restore the default factory settings on your Belkin router through the ‘reset’ button, follow the given procedure.access belkin router

  • Locate Reset Button

The reset button is located at the back of your router and looks like a pinhole.

  • Press the Reset Button

Once, you have located the reset button, push and hold it for a few seconds with the help of a pin or something pointed and then release it.

  • Restore the Belkin router to default settings

When you push the reset button, you will see a light flashing, when that light becomes stable that means your Belkin router has been restored to its default factory settings.

Another approach to reset the router settings is through ‘web interface’.

  • Open your web browser and navigate to the IP address 192.168.2.1.
  • Once you have access to Belkin router’s web interface, login with your default credentials.
  • Go to the ‘Utilities’menu.
  • Select ‘restart router’ from the available options and click on okay.
  • The restart process will begin and the user interface will automatically reopen once done with the restart process.
  • Select ‘restore factory defaults’ from the Utilities option to begin with the reset process.
  • Click on the ‘restore default’ option and then click on okay.

While making these changes to your router, make sure you are connected to the Belkin router and you have a stable internet connection.

Frequently Asked Questions

To reset your Belkin router, you can follow two approaches, either through reset button or through the web interface. 

Restore default settings using Reset Button

  • Locate the reset button on the back of your router. 
  • With the help of a pin or something pointed, press the reset button and hold it for a few seconds and then release it.
  • You will notice a light flashing and then a stable light. This stable light indicates that your Belkin router has been restored to the default factory settings

Restore default settings using the web interface

  • Open your web browser and go to the IP address 192.168.2.1.
  • Once you have access to Belkin router’s web interface, login with your default credentials.
  • Go to the ‘Utilities’menu.
  • Select ‘restore factory defaults’ from the Utilities option to begin with the reset process.
  • Click on the ‘restore default’ option and then click on okay.
  • Go to the IP address 192.168.2.1.
  • You will see a login page.
  • Enter the default Belkin username and password.



  • Go to the IP address192.168.2.1.
  • Login into Belkin router setup page via default username and password that is ‘admin’.
  • Go to the wireless setup option and then Wireless security.
  • Change the username and password and click on the Apply button.