How to do a factory reset on your 5G ZTE MC801A router

Modified on Fri, 31 May 2024 at 07:29 AM

  • These step-by-step instructions will assist you in performing a factory reset of your ZTE MC801A.

  • To reset the ZTE MC801A press the 'RESET' button with a pin and hold for about 3 seconds until the LED lights go off and on again. Alternatively, you can perform a reset using the software interface.

  • Follow the next steps to do so:

  • Open your browser, then in the address bar, enter and press 'Enter'.

  • Enter your login information and choose 'Log in', the default password can be found on a sticker at the bottom of the ZTE MC801A.

  • Choose 'Advanced Settings'.

  • Choose 'Others'.

  • Choose 'Reset'.

  • Choose 'Reset'.

  • Choose 'Yes'.

  • Your ZTE MC801A will reset to factory default and restart automatically. After the factory reset, you will need to log in to your modem using the default name and password.

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