How to Reset the Huawei B2268H

Have you been trying to login to the Huawei B2268H router unsuccessfully? It might be time to consider a reset. This is not a reboot. A reboot only cycles the power to the unit. A reset in this guide is a complete factory restore of all settings. This means every single setting you have ever changed is erased and reverted bak to factory defaults.

Warning: Resetting a router is a big step and should not be taken lightly. We recommend making a list of all the settings you have ever changed in the lifetime of this router such as:

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Reset the Huawei B2268H

Below is the image of a Huawei router back panel. Notice where the reset button is located. See if you can find the reset button on the router you are resetting.

First, make sure the router is on. Then take a straightened paperclip or other similar object and press down on the reset button for about 10 seconds. If you don't hold this button down for the entire amount of time you might end up only rebooting the router instead of resetting it like you wanted.

Remember a reset like this one is going to erase every single setting you have ever changed on the router. This needs to be carefully thought through before you decide on a reset.

Login to the Huawei B2268H

Now that you've reset the Huawei B2268H router you'll want to log into it. This is accomplished by using the factory default username and password found in our Login Guide.

Tip: Defaults not working for you? It might be because the reset button wasn't held down for long enough.

Change Your Password

Following that you'll need to set a new password for your router. Bear in mind that this password will only protect your router settings, not your wireless network. Still, setting a strong password is always a good decision. For help in doing so be sure to check out our Choosing a Strong Password Guide.

Tip: Keep yourself from losing your new password by writing it on a slip of paper and taping it to the bottom of your router.

Setup WiFi on the Huawei B2268H

It is time to begin the reconfiguration of the Huawei B2268H router. This needs to include the WiFi settings. For a great guide on the topic read our Huawei B2268H WiFi Instructions.

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