RT-N12E print

Router info

OpenWrt supported: no
dd-wrt supported: no
WiFi: 300mbps (bgn)
ETH-ports (LAN): 4
ETH-speed: 100mbps (10/100)
USB-ports: no

Hard reset instructions for ASUS RT-N12E

Through the web-interface

  1. Open your browser and navigate to the default gateway ip (check default settings below)
  2. Sign in to the web-interface with the username and password you have selected, or try the defaulr username and password (check default settings below)
  3. Under the advanced settings menu, select administration
  4. Find the link "Restore/Save/Upload Setting"
  5. Beside Factory default click on Restore
  6. If prompted, click ok

With the reset button on the router

  1. Locate the reset button on the backside of your unit
  2. with a sharp object, e.g. a paperclip or pencil, press and hold the reset button for 5s or until the power led starts flashing

The 30-30-30 reset

If the above instructions don't work you can always try the 30-30-30 reset as follows:
  1. When router is powered on, press the reset button and hold for 30 seconds. (Use a paper clip or something sharp)
  2. While holding the reset button pressed, unplug the power of the router and hold the reset button for 30 seconds
  3. While still holding the reset button down, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds.
This process usually works for resetting any router to it's factory setting

Default factory settings

Default Gateway IP: 192.168.1.1
Default admin username: admin
Default admin password: admin
Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
Default DNS server: 192.168.1.1

User Manuals for RT-N12E

Name Type Size Date
save Users Manual pdf 2.04 MB Dec. 22, 2011
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