Aerohive Default Usernames & Passwords
The default credentials needed to login to your Aerohive router

Info updated May 4, 2022

The majority of Aerohive routers have a default username of admin, a default password of aerohive, and the default IP address of

These Aerohive credentials are needed when doing a login to the Aerohive router's web interface to change any settings.
Since some of the models don't follow the standards, you can see those in the table below.

Below the table are also instructions on what to do incase you forget your Aerohive router password, need to reset your Aerohive router to its factory default password, or the password reset doesn't work.

Tip: Press ctrl+f (or cmd+f on Mac) to quickly search for your model number.

Aerohive default Password List (Valid May 2022)

Model Default Username Default Password Default IP address
AP130 default factory settings
admin aerohive
BR100 default factory settings
admin aerohive
HiveAP 170
HiveAP 170 default factory settings
admin aerohive -
HiveAP 20 ag
HiveAP 20 ag default factory settings
root aerohive
HiveAP 320
HiveAP 320 default factory settings
admin aerohive -
HiveAP 330
HiveAP 330 default factory settings
admin aerohive -
HiveAP 350
HiveAP 350 default factory settings
admin aerohive -

Instructions and common questions

Forgot your Aerohive router password?

Have you changed the username and/or password of your Aerohive router and forgotten what you changed it to?
Don't worry: all Aerohive routers come with a default factory set password that you can revert to by following the instructions below.

Reset Aerohive router to default password

If you decide to revert your Aerohive router to it's factory defaults, you should do the 30-30-30 reset as follows:

  1. When your Aerohive router is powered on, press and hold the reset button for 30 seconds.
  2. While still holding the reset button pressed, unplug the power of the router and hold the reset button for another 30 seconds
  3. While still holding the reset button down, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds.

Your Aerohive router should now be reset to its brand new factory settings, Check the table to see what those are (Most likely admin/aerohive).
If the factory reset didn't work, check out the Aerohive 30 30 30 factory reset guide .

Important: Remember to change the default username and password to increase the security of your router after the factory reset, as the default passwords are available all over the web (like here).

I still can't access my Aerohive router with the default password

Make sure that you have followed the reset instructions correctly as the Aerohive routers should always rever to their factory default settings when reset.
Otherwise, there is always the risk that your router is damaged and might need to be repaired or replaced.