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    Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

    This is a discussion on Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT within the Sky Router forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; Hey All newbie on here .. basically i have forgotten my admin user and password for my sky router. Problem ...

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      Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

      Hey All

      newbie on here .. basically i have forgotten my admin user and password for my sky router.

      Problem is i have flashed this router with Netgear firmware from the sky firmware.

      If i reset will i loose my settings ????

      Help!


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      Re: Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

      If you reset the router you will loose any settings you changed from default. I know it does not help now, but it is a good idea to use the Backup Settings facility in the Maintenance section of the router. If you do have to reset for any reason it is then a very simple exercise to restore your settings.

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      http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/wifi_information_view.html/ TCPOptimiser /Test Socket

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      Re: Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

      So i am stuck .... if i did do back up (which rings a bell) where would it be stored?

      thanks

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      Re: Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

      The backup file would be stored in a folder on your PC. It will be in the form of a .cfg file.

      TomD


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      Note - When downloading always select the Custom install or you will end up with stuff you don't want.





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      Re: Forgot Admin password on a flashed DG834GT

      Default Login: admin/ password

      it should have gone to that if you flashed it back to original firmware

     

     

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