How To Reset Forgot Asus Router Password

We always tend to forget our router password very often and to be honest it is difficult to keep track of every password of the router especially if you have multiple routers. but don’t worry below is the step by step guide on how to reset forgot Asus router password.

Steps To Reset Forgot Asus Router Password

Step 1: 

In order to reset the router, you have to press the reset button shown in the below image but at first, make sure that the router is connected to power, So press and hold the reset button for 10 seconds. once you release the button, the router will restore back to default factory settings. Let’s say your reset button is designed like a pinhole then you need to use a safety pin or other pin type object which can get into the small hole to press it.

forgot asus router password

Step 2: 

After resetting the router, you can log in with the default username and password. If in case you don’t know your router model’s default username and password then click here to find out.

How To Fix Asus router keeps disconnecting from internet

Method 1: Upgrade your router firmware

follow the below steps to upgrade the firmware of your Asus router

Step 1 :

visit the official Asus router networking  page and select the name of the Asus router model you have

upgrade asus router firmware

Step 2 :

Next click on the support tab which is located on the top right corner of the page

fix asus router disconnecting

Step 3:

Next, simply download the latest version of the firmware and unzip it.

Fix asus router keeps disconnecting from internet

Step 4:

Next, open the browser and copy and paste  192.168.1.1 this IP address which is the Asus router default IP address

Step 5:

Next click on the Administration which can be found in Advanced Settings -> Click on Firmware Upgrade -> Click Upload.

Step 6:

Choose the firmware file that you have downloaded to upload and click [Open] button to upload the firmware and Please wait for a few minutes until the upload is completed successfully.

Method 2: Update Wireless Card Driver

Another reason why your Asus router keeps disconnecting might be due to your corrupted or old outdated wireless card driver, so you need to update your wireless card driver. follow the steps below to update your wireless card driver.

Step 1:

First, you need to find out the manufacturer of your PC wireless card driver, you can simply Google search your PC model manufacturer like

“Dell+Wireless driver card+brand name of your wireless card driver”

Step 2:

Next, visit the manufacturer’s official page and navigate to drivers and download section and look for Wireless or WiFi drivers.

Note: don’t download wireless card driver’s from a third party website. If you do so, its like you are inviting harmful virus into your PC

Step 3:

download the latest version of your wireless card drivers. If in case you don’t know the brand of your WIFI card then go to windows settings and search for advanced system settings

advanced-sytem-settings

Click on Hardware tab and select Device Manager

hardware settings

Double click on the network adapters and you can find the brand name of your wireless network card below in my case it was Killer wireless network card

device manager

Conclusion: So above are the steps to reset your forgot Asus router password and as well as steps to fix your internet connection keeps disconnecting and dropping. If you have any questions leave them in the comment download below we love to hear your feedback.

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