Dbag suggestion

Troy Arnold troy "at" troyandtina.com
Wed Nov 30 20:39:00 2005


This is a linksys router ? Model type?

Shobuz99 wrote:
> Thanks for the advice.
> I tried that too, and it still won't let me in..
> It was worth a try.
> Shobuz99
>
> --- "B. Scott Smith" <scott "at" smithdomain.com> wrote:
>
>   
>> 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 =)
>>>
>>>
>>>
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