Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink Default Password

When you want to login to the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink router's setup section you probably need to know it's default username and password.

The router username/password are not the same as the Internet or WiFi username/password. The router username and password will not access the Internet but only the router's interface pages. This allows you to make changes to the router's configuration such as port forwards or parental controls.

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Default Password for the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink

In the table below we have compiled all the known default usernames and passwords associated with the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink router. Go ahead and give these a try.

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If the list above didn't work it's possible you have a different firmware version of this router. Router manufacturers are always coming up with new updates for their routers and sometimes these new updates contain a new username and password.

If the above list didn't work try giving our more broad list of Actiontec passwords a try.

Note: It is highly unlikely that a router company would use the same username and password here as they do for the Internet. If you have gotten this far and are still unable to login you can try the Internet username and password. If they happen to be the same you need to change it as soon as you login because that is a very high security risk.

Default IP Address for the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink

You also need to know the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink default IP address when logging into the router's interface. This is the address or number you type into the address bar at the top of the web page. The IP address is how your computer locates the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink on your network.

Below is our list of all the known Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink default IP addresses. Go ahead and try these.

Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink IP Addresses

Note: If the addresses above didn't work to access your router then most likely someone has changed the IP address. If this is the case you can still find your router's IP address using our free Router Detector software.

Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink Password Does Not Work

There are different reasons why the router username and password didn't work. The most common reason is that someone changed it at some point in the past.

If after trying all the above combinations you are still unable to access your router configuration pages you need to reset your router to factory defaults. Follow our guide titled How to Reset the Actiontec C1000A CenturyLink.

Make sure to read the warnings at the top of that page. Resetting your router to factory defaults can cause disruption in the Internet if you don't know the ISP username and password.

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