You will need
- documents from the modem;
Inspect the modem itself. Many manufacturers sticker placed on the equipment model and serial number, but also the username and password by default. Usually they are quite simple — admin – admin, admin – 1234, Admin – 1111, and the like. Typically, such data depend on the service provider. Some providers as a loginand use their company name and some variables.
Read the instructions to the modem. On one of the pages (which describes the access settings of the modem via a computer network) is the IP of the modem (usually 192.168.1.1). There look for the username and password. Download the manual to your modem from the manufacturer's website. If you can not find a loginand password, neither on the body nor in the condensed instructions will help you complete manual from the manufacturer.
If the password default is not suitable or you are sure that you've changed it (but, of course, forgot the new password option), throw the modem to factory settings. On the device needs to be small tiny button, which returns the firmware to its original state. Use a paper clip. And be prepared that the connection settings will need to be re-entered.
If you throw the modem does not work for some strange reason, and the access to the modem is locked, maybe a place is the failure of the chip. Contact the service center of the manufacturer. If you have the guarantee from the modem, take it to the centre where you purchased it. You can also call the technician home to get you all set up. In General we can say that to find the data in the modem is not difficult. Mostly they are written in the documents, as they are the basic tools in creating a new connection to the Internet.
Advice 2: How to know the password of your Wi-Fi
Sometimes, users of wireless networks there is a need to know the password of your Wi-Fi if the system was unable to connect to the Internet automatically. To solve this problem in several ways.
Read carefully the documentation you passed the provider of the contract on connection of the Internet to find out a password on their Wi-Fi. Often in addition to a username and password for a wired connection in the contract or the warranty card on modem or router here are the data for the wireless connection. If a wireless connection is set up specialist company, without your participation, call the tech support provider, giving contract number, ask to give a login and password from Wi-Fi.
You can read the Wi-Fi password from the default. Usually this information is specified in the instructions to the router or on the website of the device manufacturer. If you remember the password for the wireless connection fails, you can reset it and install the new one. To do this, go to settings on the modem or the router by typing in the browser's address specified in the instructions from the manufacturer. In the appeared menu navigate to Wi-Fi or "Wireless connection". Set a new password in the appropriate field.
If the system asks for the old password before changing to a new, the only way is to perform a full reset, the current settings and return them to default. To do this, find the option "Reset" or Reset the settings on the modem or router. Further, once the procedure is completed you will be prompted to install the new settings both wired and wireless connection to the Internet.
To recover the password from your Wi-Fi program Airocrack, which is available for free on the Internet. Start the program, go to "interface Type" and select the model of your network adapter. Run the service start the selection keys and wait for a while, then terminate the program. Then run Airodump service, enter the MAC address filter and the network address of the modem or router. Now move the files created in the previous step, the window Airocrack. This way you will be able to choose any password for Wi-Fi, but if the key is quite complex, the selection process can take a long time.