The steps below will provide instructions on how to recover the admin password. However, if you can log in using your Linksys cloud account, you can simply change the admin password in the Linksys app. Click here for instructions.
NOTE: Steps and images may vary depending on the operating system of your mobile device. In the examples below, iOS is used.
Connect your mobile device to your router's WiFi then open the Linksys app.
For iOS, tap Manage Your Wi-Fi.
NOTE: For Android, tap Log in.
Tap on Router Password.
NOTE: For Android, tap Use Router Password.
Tap Reset password and enter the five-digit recovery code located on the product label shown at the bottom of ANY of the nodes that are part of your network.
Enter a new admin password and an optional password hint. Once done, tap Submit.
Wait until settings have been applied.
You will then be redirected to the dashboard.