How to factory reset Linksys Velop (WHW03) router – Default Login & Password

The Linksys Velop (WHW03) router has Gigabit WiFi, 1 Gigabit ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports. It has a total combined WiFi throughput of 2200 Mpbs. It is also known as the Linksys Tri-Band Whole Home Wi-Fi Mesh Node.

Linksys Velop (WHW03) default Password , Login & Gateway settings :

If you have performed a reset of your Velop (WHW03) device or not changed the defaults, you should be able to access it with the following settings :

  • Default subnet mask:
  • Default Network name (SSID): VelopSetupXXX

How to factory reset (hard reset) Linksys Velop (WHW03) :

You can factory reset your Linksys Velop (WHW03) in the following 2 way(s) :

1 . Through the web interface

  • Open a browser and navigate to the web interface of the router (see default settings above)
  • In the menu look for System tools and under there find the Factory defaults option
  • On the Factory defaults page click on the Restore button to perform the reset.

2. Use the RESET/WPS button :

  • Have the unit powered on
  • Press and hold the reset (sometimes reset/WPS) button for 10 seconds with a paperclip or other sharp object.
  • When the SYS led start blinking quickly release the reset button and wait for router to boot back up.

Linksys Velop (WHW03) router specifications :

System specs

  • CPU: 716 MHz
  • RAM: 512 MiB
  • Flash: 4096 MiB
  • Custom firmwares: None


  • WiFi: Gigabit (abgn+ac)
  • WiFi bands
  • 2.4GHz & 5GHz
  • WiFi throughput: 2200 Mpbs
  • WAN 1 x Gigabit port
  • ETH 1 x Gigabit port
  • USB-ports: 0
  • Velop (WHW03) Firmwares