Try to access Linksys router webpage using To access webpage use classic web address ,if you are not getting email regarding reset password , simply reset the Linksys router using a paper pin for 10 seconds , then try to reconfigure Linksys router and to create a new Linksys smart wifi account .

Linksys ROUTER Setup

Make sure Ethernet cable is connected properly between Linksys router wan port to modem , check connections to your pc, connect a Ethernet cable from Linksys router lan port to your pc or open wireless console utility on your computer , connect your computer wirelessly with Linksys router .open cmd>>type ipconfig, check ip address ,if you are getting 169.XXX.XX.X type ip address ,try rebooting Linksys router and your internet company modem .if the problem persists , try reseting the Linksys router to factory default using a paper pin or safety pin ,router lights will flash momentarlily , then try or ip address to reconfigure Linksys router ,make sure firewall software like Kaspersky or Webroot if any are disabled . Setup

Http:// web address redirects you to Linksys router ip address , web address lets you to login and check Linksys router configuration settings even if you are not connected to Linksys router ,using web address you can access Linksys router security settings, manage and view ip address of connected devices , manage parental control settings ,port forwarding /trigerring or dmz security firewall settings ,update Linksys router firmware , reset Linksys router .


  • Step1: Connect a power cable to your Linksys router and press the power button ,wait for the lights to turn solid white .
  • Step2:Connect a Ethernet cable from fromlan slot of internet company modem to your Linksys router (wan internet slot ).
  • Step3: Connect a Ethernet cable from Linksys router lan slot to your computer or open wireless console settings on your computer ,connect your computer wirelessly with Linksys router.
  • Step4:open a web browser and type or ip address , setup wizard screen will appear ,select your internet connection type i.estatic,dynamic, pppoe ,as per your internet company type, follow online screen instructions to complete the setup wizard .

If you have purchased a Linksys E8400 router then the next step is to install the same. We have explained all the ports above. Read carefully to understand and then begin the setup process. Follow the steps given below to set it up.
  • 1. Take out the four antennas from the unpacked box and then connect them to the router.
  • 2. Turn on the router and also check that the power switch on the back of the router is also having on position.
  • 3. Take one Ethernet cable. Connect your modem and router. From the internet port on the router, connect the cable to the modem.
  • 4. Wait till the LED turns solid green. Connect a device to your network either wirelessly or through a wire.
  • 5. The wireless network name will be given in the Quick start guide. Check it out and connect to your network..( linksys router login )
  • 6. To begin the setup, launch a web browser and type in the address bar. This is the default IP address to set up a Linksys router. You can also use myrouter.local instead of this IP address.
  • 7. The setup wizard starts the setup process automatically. You have to accept the terms and conditions by enabling the checkbox. Click on next button to proceed further.
  • 8. Enter the name and password for your 2.4 GHz as well as 5 GHz network.
  • 9. Create an admin password and click next.
  • 10. Click on save button and print the on-screen wireless settings. ( linksys router login ).
  • 11. Click on Finish button at the end to complete the setup process.

Linksys Smart Wifi Quick Start Guide.

  • Open a web browser such as Google chrome and type in the address bar of the browser located at the top of the browser and press enter key.
  • Agree with the terms and conditions by putting a tick in the checkbox and click next to continue.
  • To install the updates of the router automatically, tick the checkbox. If you want to do when you want then leave it unchecked and click on next button to continue the setup process.
  • Enter the SSID (Network Name) and Password in the respective fields and click on next button to proceed.
  • Create a password for your router so that no one will be able to access it without your permission. And then click o next button.
  • A message will be displayed that says your is set up. This means that you have successfully setup your router. In case of any query visit our website To configure the settings you have to make an account on Click next to finish the setup process.
  • If you have an account before then you will have to link it to your new router to configure the settings.
  • You have now successfully set up your Linksys Smart Wi-Fi Router using the Smart Setup Wizard.
  • What you can do after having an account at
  • You can have control over several websites. This feature is known as parental control feature. You can add several sites that you do not want to be accessed by your children. You just need a web browser, type this IP address and login name and password as admin.
  • You can check how much devices are connected to your network.
  • You can also check the IP address of each of the devices connected to your network.
  • You can add or block mac addresses.
  • To provide sufficient bandwidth to the devices connected to your network, you can add devices or mac address.
  • You can create the separate WiFi network and passwords for up to 50 guests.
  • You can give more speed to the particular device on which you want more speed than others.

  • Resetting the Linksys Router

  • This process is needed when the router is not working properly as it is meant to be. Or we can say that when there are dropping connections then this thing works in getting the desired performance of the router. The reset can be hard or soft.
  • The Hard reset can be done by using the reset hole existing on the router. You just have to press the reset hole for 10 seconds with a paper clip as the hole is too small.
  • For the soft reset, access the web interface of the router. Launch a web browser and access Type the login details and enter into the configuration page. Go to the Administration then to the Factory default. Click on the factory default settings button and the reset is done.