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During an electrical storm, our router network reverted to

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During an electrical storm, our router network reverted to "Linksys" instead of the "Duffey" that we set it up with. How can we reverse it back to our personal network?
JA: How much experience do you have with this particular Linksys product?
Customer: Just personal use...not technical except to plug it in, etc.
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I'm not sure what you mean.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: First I called our internet provider, and was told to contact Linksys. I called them only to be given a sales pitch on several different products, and never did reach someone to talk to. Then I tried Linksys website, and finally found my way to you.
JA: Anything else you want the network expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just help setting up our personal network, so I'm able to install an Echo device. Thanks for your help!
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Byron replied 20 days ago.

Hi. My name is***** you for your question and the opportunity to assist.

It sounds like the storm reverted your settings.

Clicking this link should prompt your router to challenge you with a login screen

http://192.168.1.1

Leave the username blank and for the password *****: admin

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