How to Factory Reset an ASUS RP-N12 WiFi Repeater

Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to reset your ASUS Range Extender to its factory default settings.
  • How to set your ASUS Range Extender back up again if you need help.
You'll Need:
  • A pin, straightened paperclip or other similar tool.

1 Factory Reset

Resetting your range extender back to factory defaults will erase all saved settings and preferences. It will need to be set back up again once this process has completed.

  1. Make sure the range extender is plugged into a power outlet and the power switch is set to the On position.
    Power switch highlighted on side of ASUS range extender.
  2. The power light on the front should be lit green.
    Power light highlighted on front of ASUS range extender.
  3. Locate the pinhole on the side where the reset button is.
    Pinhole with reset button highlighted on side of ASUS range extender.
  4. Insert a pin then press and hold the reset button for at least five seconds or until the Wi-Fi light flashes red.
    Wi-Fi indicator light highlighted on front of ASUS range extender.
  5. The range extender should now be reset to factory default settings.

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In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to reset your ASUS Range Extender to its factory default settings.
  • How to set your ASUS Range Extender back up again if you need help.
You'll Need:
  • A pin, straightened paperclip or other similar tool.

Resetting your range extender back to factory defaults will erase all saved settings and preferences. It will need to be set back up again once this process has completed.

  1. Make sure the range extender is plugged into a power outlet and the power switch is set to the On position.
    Power switch highlighted on side of ASUS range extender.
  2. The power light on the front should be lit green.
    Power light highlighted on front of ASUS range extender.
  3. Locate the pinhole on the side where the reset button is.
    Pinhole with reset button highlighted on side of ASUS range extender.
  4. Insert a pin then press and hold the reset button for at least five seconds or until the Wi-Fi light flashes red.
    Wi-Fi indicator light highlighted on front of ASUS range extender.
  5. The range extender should now be reset to factory default settings.
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