How to hard reset SURFboard SBG1000 router – Default Login & Password

The Motorola SURFboard SBG1000 router has 11mbps WiFi, 5 100mbps ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports.
It is also known as the Motorola SBG1000 Wireless Cable Modem Gateway.
How to hard reset SURFboard SBG1000 - Default Login & Password

How to hard reset (factory reset) SURFboard SBG1000 :

You can hard reset your SURFboard SBG1000 with ways bellow
1. When the router is on, press the button reset and hold for 30 seconds.
2. While holding down the button reset, turn off the power of the router and hold down the button reset for 30 seconds
3. While holding down the button reset, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds

SURFboard SBG1000 default Login & Password, factory settings :

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

SURFboard SBG1000 router specifications :

System specs
CPU: n/a
RAM: n/a
Flash: 8 MiB
Custom firmwares: None
WiFi: 11mbps (b)
WiFi bands
WiFi throughput: n/a
5 x 100mbps ports
USB-ports: 0

How to login to the SURFboard SBG1000 :

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 motorola
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.