How to hard reset DSL-N55U router – Default Login & Password

The ASUS DSL-N55U router has 300mbps WiFi, 4 N/A ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports.
It is also known as the ASUS Dual-Band Wireless-N600 Gigabit ADSL Modem Router.
How to hard reset DSL-N55U - Default Login & Password

How to hard reset (factory reset) DSL-N55U :

You can hard reset your DSL-N55U with ways bellow
Through the web-interface
Open your browser and navigate to the default gateway ip (see default settings below)
Sign in to the web-interface with the username and password you have selected, or try the defaulr username and password (see default settings below)
Under the advanced settings menu, select administration
Find the link ” Restore/Save/Upload Setting
Beside Factory default click on Restore
If prompted, click ok
With the reset button on the router
Locate the reset button on the backside of your unit
with a sharp object, e.g. a paperclip or pencil, press and hold the reset button for 5s or until the power led starts flashing

DSL-N55U default Login & Password, factory settings :

Default Gateway IP:
Default username: admin
Default password: admin
Default subnet mask:
Default DNS server:

DSL-N55U router specifications :

System specs
CPU: 500 MHz + 450 MHz
RAM: 128 MiB + 2 MiB
Flash: 8 MiB + 1 MiB
Custom firmwares: None
WiFi: 300mbps (abgn)
WiFi bands
WiFi throughput: n/a
4 x N/A ports
USB-ports: 0

How to login to the DSL-N55U :

Make sure you are connected to the router’s network, either by Wi-Fi or ethernet cable.
Open your browser and visit
You should be prompted with a login dialogue.
Enter the username: admin
and the password admin
You will now be logged in. If you haven’t yet changed the defaul password, we recommend that you change it first
thing you do after logging in.