Do you wish to reset the Vodafone mobile WiFi router password? Vodafone mobile WiFi routers are very popular in South Africa. That’s probably partly because they can be used on all the major networks, including on Vodacom, MTN, Telkom, Cell C and Rain. There are several models, including the R205, the R207-Z 3G, R218h, R226 LTE, R216 and the R217 LTE. We have previously written an article giving the Vodafone Mobile WiFi Login Password. In this article, we show you how to reset your Vodafone mobile router. You may wish to do so if you have forgotten the admin login password.
How to Reset a Vodafone Mobile WiFi Router Password
The following is how to reset the admin password on a Vodafone Mobile WiFi router;
- Connect your router to you Vodafone router’s WiFi network.
- Open a browser and type in http://vodafonemobile.wifi/.
- Press enter. You will be taken to the device’s web app.
- Now you need to go to the Device tab.
- In the left menu, click on Device Controls.
- Choose Restore default settings.
- Click on the Confirm button.
- Your router will now be reset to factory settings and you will be able to log in using the default password.
What does a reset do?
A Vodafone mobile WiFi router password reset is not a thing to be done on a whim. That’s because when you reset the device, you lose all your settings.
You lose your username, as well as your router password settings. All usage data is also deleted. So, you may want to back up your data before a reset.
Why Reset a Vodafone router?
For most people, a reset become necessary when having problems with their routers. By resetting, you get everything back to the way it was from the factory, allowing you to reconfigure the device.
You may also look to do a Vodafone mobile WiFi router password reset if you have forgotten the admin password on the device. You may have changed from the default, only to forget the new password. By reseting, you gain the ability to log into the web app using the defaults.
It’s also possible that you are looking to reset your Vodafone mobile router password because you wish to use the device on another network. It’s probably best to do so to avoid any conflicts.
In this post we showed you how to reset your Vodafone mobile WiFi router. We noted that you may wish to go down this path if you are have been having problems with your internet or for some other reason.
Most routers have a reset button but you can also perform a reset while logged in. If you have comments, please post them in the appropriate section below. Or you can post questions on our Technology Discussion Forum.