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Changing the Linksys Network Storage’s Password

The Linksys Network Storage has security settings, such as the administrator’s password, to prevent unwanted users from accessing the network storage’s web-based setup page.  This article will guide you in changing your network storage’s password.

To change the network storage’s password, follow these steps:

Step 1:
Access the network storage’s web-based setup page.  For instructions, click here

NOTE: If you are using Mac to access its web-based setup page, click here.

Step 2:
In the network storage’s web-based setup page, click the User password tab.

Step 3:
Enter the current password in the Existing password field then, enter your new password in the New password and Confirm new password fields.

NOTE:  The default password is admin.  If you forgot your password, you will need to reset your network storage into its default settings.  For instructions on how to reset your network storage, click here.

Step 4:

Click .   

NOTE: Enter your new password the next time you log in to the network storage’s web-based setup page.

 Your network storage’s administrator’s password should now be changed.

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