Hard reset NETGEAR Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router

Factory reset (Hard reset)

To perform a hard reset of your Netgear Nighthawk AC1900 Smart WiFi Router:

1. Find the Restore/Reset button on your router(usually located in a pinhole on the back of the router).
2. Use a paperclip or pencil tip to press and hold the button until the Power led starts to blink. It usually takes between 7 and 9 seconds.

Firmware Firmware link
Default username admin
Default password blank
Default IP address