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

Info updated Oct. 25, 2023

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

These Westell credentials are needed when doing a login to the Westell 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 Westell router password, need to reset your Westell 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.

Westell default Password List (Valid October 2023)

Model Default Username Default Password Default IP address
7501 (A90-750115-07)
7501 (A90-750115-07) default factory settings
admin password
VersaLink 7501 (A90-750115-07)
VersaLink 7501 (A90-750115-07) default factory settings
admin password

Instructions and common questions

Forgot your Westell router password?

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

Reset Westell router to default password

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

  1. When your Westell 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 Westell router should now be reset to its brand new factory settings, Check the table to see what those are (Most likely admin/password).
If the factory reset didn't work, check out the Westell 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 Westell router with the default password

Make sure that you have followed the reset instructions correctly as the Westell 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.