WL400 router specifications (specs)
RAM: 2 MiB
Flash: 0.5 MiB
Custom firmwares: None
WiFi: 11mbps (b)
WiFi bands: 2.4GHz
WiFi throughput: n/a
ETH: 1 x 10mbps port
Hard reset instructions for Compaq WL400
If your WL400 router is not working as it should, dropping connections or not
responsive, you should first do a reset of the router to see if the problems persist. Other
scenarios where you might want to reset your router is if you've forgotten the password or
misconfigured it and can't get access anymore.
Your can reset your Compaq WL400 in the following way(s):
The 30-30-30 resetThere are no specific instructions for this model yet, but you can always do the 30-30-30 reset as follows:
- When router is powered on, press the reset button and hold for 30 seconds. (Use a paper clip or something sharp)
- While holding the reset button pressed, unplug the power of the router and hold the reset button for 30 seconds
- 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.
Note: It is worth reading more about how to reset routers with the 30 30 30 reset and what the risks and considerations are when resetting your router this way, instead of just rebooting it.
Default factory settings for Compaq WL400
If you have performed a reset of your WL400 device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings:
Default Gateway IP: 169.254.27.164 Compaq login instructions
Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
Default DNS server: 169.254.27.164
Note: If you are using the default settings you should change them to increase security and prevent unathorized access to your network.
User Manuals for WL400
Do you still have questions concerning the router that you can't find online? You can always try the manuals where most questions should be answered from the manufacturer. Below are the device manuals available for your WL400.
|Extract from users manual (click to download)||13.53 kB||April 17, 2001|
|Pelican Hub Manual (click to download)||206.3 kB||Oct. 23, 1999|
|Parrot Access Point manual (click to download)||244.01 kB||Oct. 23, 1999|
|Parrot User Manual (click to download)||271.68 kB||July 15, 1999|
|Bridge Manual (click to download)||480.17 kB||Oct. 12, 1999|
|Manual of Wireless Bridge units (click to download)||0.55 MB||July 16, 1999|
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