How to Reset the AWB Networks RG231

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In this guide we will discuss how to reset the AWB-Networks RG231 router. There is a lot of confusion about the difference between resetting a router and rebooting a router. Rebooting a router is simply turning it off and back on again to cycle the power. Resetting a router will take all of the settings that have been changed and restore them to factory defaults.

Tip: You should err on the side of caution when resetting the a router. We recommend making a list of settings that will be changed. When creating this list consider the following:

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Reset the AWB Networks RG231

After deciding to reset the AWB-Networks RG231 router go to the device and make sure it is on. Do not unplug or turn off the router during the reset process as that could cause permanent damage to the router.

Now you need to locate the tiny reset button. It is typically found on the back panel and labeled Reset or Restore.

Using an unwound paperclip or similar object press and hold the reset button for about 10 seconds.

Remember this erases everything you have done to this router. Please be cautious and try other troubleshooting methods first.

Login to the AWB Networks RG231

After you have reset this device you need to login using the correct default username and password. We have found these for you and included them in our AWB-Networks RG231 Login Guide.

Change Your Password

Now you really should change that default password. No password should be left at the default value. We have a guide full of helpful tips and ideas if you need them. Go ahead and check it out here, in our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

Tip: Write this new password down on a piece of paper and stick it to the bottom of the router.

Setup WiFi on the AWB-Networks RG231

The last setting we will discuss in this guide is the AWB-Networks RG231 security. Don't forget that this has been restored to factory settings as well. This could mean your security is open now. This literally means the security of your network is open to anyone who wants use your network. To change that we recommend changing the security mode to WPA2-PSK. For a full set of instructions check out our How to Setup WiFi on the AWB-Networks RG231 guide.

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This is the reset router guide for the AWB Networks RG231.We also have the following guides for the same router: