How to Reset the Billion 800VGT

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This page shows you how to reset the Billion 800VGT router back to factory defaults.

Before we begin it's important to know the difference between a reset and a reboot. A reboot is cycling the power to the device. This is done by unplugging the device. Waiting at least 30 seconds then plugging it back in. Resetting a router is reverting every single setting back to factory defaults.

Warning: Resetting this router can be troublesome. We recommend making a list of all settings that may be changed. We have started that list for you:

  • Your router's interface username and password.
  • The ISP username and password if you use DSL. Call your Internet Service Provider for more information.
  • The Internet name and password.
  • Any other settings you have changed in the past such as

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Reset the Billion 800VGT

The first step is to find the reset button. This button is usually found on the back panel of the device. We have circled it in the image below.

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This is the reset page from your Billion 800VGT router.

Take a pencil tip or pen and press down on the button for 10 seconds. If you only press and release this button it will reboot the device instead of resetting it.

Remember this will erase every setting you have ever changed on this router. We recommend exhausting other options before deciding to reset this router.

Login to the Billion 800VGT

Once this reset is complete you need to login to the Billion 800VGT router using the proper default IP address, username, and password. We have this information for you in our Login Guide for the Billion 800VGT router.

Change Your Password

The next step is to change the default password. The password should never be left as the default setting. If you need help creating a good password, check out our Choosing a Strong Password guide.

Tip: Write this new password down on a piece of paper and attach it to the bottom of the router for future reference.

Setup WiFi on the Billion 800VGT

Finally let's talk about the WiFi settings. These include the network name, security method, and password. We recommend using WPA2 with a strong password. Check out this How to Setup WiFi on the Billion 800VGT guide for step-by-step instructions.

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This is the reset router guide for the Billion 800VGT. We also have the following guides for the same router: