Reset/Recover admin password in TP-Link D-Link Router ADLS/DSL without knowing the password, all you need is to be connected in the network via Wi-Fi or using Ethernet connection. Here you will find how to reset admin password in TP-Link routers.
In order to reset/recover admin password in TP-Link/D-Link routers, there are two ways to perform this task.
1. Pressing the RESET button on the Router (Reset)
2. Downloading and Decompress the Rom-0 file (Recommended) (Recover)
Reset Admin password in all Routers
The first method is simple; all you need to is just press the reset button usually on the backside of your router. This button should be pressed using a pin as button is located inside a pinhole. After pressing the reset button using a pin for 10 -15 seconds router will reboot, after this reboot your router will be reset to default configuration i.e. settings for ADSL connection, wireless security / SSID and admin password will be reverted to original. As a result you will be able access the admin login using default password i.e. admin (some router may have different default password, in that case please take reference from your router’s user guide). After you access your admin login you’ll have to setup your ADLS and wireless connections.
Recover Admin Password in TP-Link/D-Link/Huawei/ZTE Routers
Second method of downloading the Rom-0 file is pretty simple and I recommend you do so as it saves time and effort, this method is only possible it your router supports rom-0 method this actually is venerability of your router. Follow the steps and you will get the admin password within 30 seconds. You don’t need to reset your router all you need to be connected in the network using Wi-Fi connection or Ethernet connection. Here are the steps:
- In your browser type the default gateway /rom-0 [example: 192.168.1.1/rom-0]
- A file will be downloaded
- Go to www.routerpwn.com/zynos/
- Drag the downloaded file to the website and click unpack rom-0
- Within 5 seconds you will get the result
- Top one will be the password for admin (your output might not be same as the picture below)
Now you have recovered password for admin you can simply login and change the password. Watch the video for detailed tutorial for using the rom-0 file method to obtain the admin password in TP-Link/D-Link/Zte/Huawei routers.
Models of venerable routers:
- AirLive WT-2000ARM
- D-Link Routers
- Huawei 520 HG
- Huawei 530 TRA
- Pentagram Cerberus P 6331-42
- TP-Link Routers
- ZTE ZXV10 W300
- ZyXEL ES-2024
- ZyXEL Prestige P-2602HW