Dbag suggestion

B. Scott Smith scott "at" smithdomain.com
Wed Nov 30 17:45:01 2005


You can't leave the User ID blank with a linksys. The user ID should be 
"admin".
If the password has not been modified, it will probably either be 
"admin" as well, or "password".
Worth a try...

Shobuz99 wrote:

>Well.. I tried your suggestion. I used the address
>that you suggested and sure enough, a login screen
>appeared. I left the ID blank and used - admin - for
>the password. it would not let me in. It told me that
>'401 Authorization Required' "This server could not
>verify that you are authorized to access. Either you
>supplied the wrong credentials(e.g., bad password), or
>your browser doesn't understand how to supply the
>credentials required." 
>Since this is the office machine, it's entirely
>possible that whomever set up the router, actually
>created a password to get into the router config. If
>that's not teh reason, what else could it be? This has
>become very interesting to me.
>Thanks for your help
>Shobuz99
>
>  
>
>>You can get to the router config page by using your
>>    
>>
>web >browser. Since 
>  
>
>>you probably have never gone to it before put
>>http://192.168.1.1 in the 
>>browser and hit enter it will then ask you for a user
>>    
>>
>name and 
>  
>
>>password, 
>>leave the user name blank and just put admin in as
>>    
>>
>password. >This should get you into the router config
>main page. I have >never installed any of 
>  
>
>>the software that comes with cable modems or routers
>>    
>>
>for home >use so im not sure if there is another way
>to get to the >configuration page other 
>  
>
>>then pointing a web browser at the routers IP. Once
>>    
>>
>you are in >the config page go to applications and
>gaming and you should be >on the port forwarding
>page.. GOOD LUCK =)
>
>
>
>		
>__________________________________ 
>Yahoo! Music Unlimited 
>Access over 1 million songs. Try it free. 
>http://music.yahoo.com/unlimited/
>_______________________________________________
>VNC-List mailing list
>VNC-List "at" realvnc.com
>To remove yourself from the list visit:
>http://www.realvnc.com/mailman/listinfo/vnc-list