Open-Mesh Default Username & Password
Info updated June 13, 2019
The default credentials needed to login to your Open-Mesh router
The majority of Open-Mesh routers have a default username of root, a default password of 0p3nm35h, and the default IP address of 172.16.221.1.
These Open-Mesh credentials are needed when doing a
login to the Open-Mesh 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 Open-Mesh router password, need to reset your Open-Mesh 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.
Open-Mesh default Password List (Valid June 2019)
|Model||Default Username||Default Password||Default IP address|
MR500 default factory settings
MR600 default factory settings
OM2P v1 default factory settings
OM2P-HS default factory settings
OM2P-HSv2 default factory settings
OM2P-LC default factory settings
Instructions and common questions
Forgot your Open-Mesh router password?
Have you changed the username and/or password of your Open-Mesh router and forgotten what you changed
Don't worry: all Open-Mesh routers come with a default factory set password that you can revert to by following the instructions below.
Reset Open-Mesh router to default password
If you decide to revert your Open-Mesh router to it's factory defaults, you should do the 30-30-30 reset as follows:
- When your Open-Mesh router is powered on, press and hold the reset button for 30 seconds.
- While still holding the reset button pressed, unplug the power of the router and hold the reset button for another 30 seconds
- While still holding the reset button down, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds.
Your Open-Mesh router should now be reset to its brand new factory settings, Check the table to see
what those are (Most likely root/0p3nm35h).
If the factory reset didn't work, check out the Open-Mesh 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 Open-Mesh router with the default password
Make sure that you have followed the reset instructions correctly as the Open-Mesh 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.