How to factory reset TP-LINK Deco M5 router – Default Login & Password

The TP-LINK Deco M5 router has Gigabit WiFi, 1 N/A ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports. It has a total combined WiFi throughput of 1300 Mpbs.
It is also known as the TP-LINK AC1300 Whole Home Wi-Fi System. It also supports custom firmwares like: LEDE Project

How to factory reset TP-LINK Deco M5 router - Default Login & Password

TP-LINK Deco M5 default Password , Login & Gateway settings :

Default Gateway IP: 192.168.1.1
Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
Default DNS server: 192.168.1.1

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How to factory reset (hard reset) TP-LINK Deco M5 :

You can factory reset your TP-LINK Deco M5 in the following 2 way(s) :


1. Through the web interface

  • Open a browser and navigate to the web interface of the router (see default settings below)
  • In the menu look for System tools and under there find the Factory defaults option
  • On the Factory defaults page click on the Restore button to perform the reset.


2. With the RESET/WPS button :

  • Have the unit powered on Press and hold the reset (sometimes reset/WPS) button for 10 seconds with a paperclip or other sharp object.
  • When the SYS led start blinking quickly release the reset button and wait for router to boot back up.

TP-LINK Deco M5 router specifications :

System specs :

  • CPU: 717 MHz
  • RAM: 256 MiB
  • Flash: 32 MiB
  • Custom firmwares: LEDE Project


Connectivity :

  • WiFi: Gigabit (abgn+ac)
  • WiFi bands
  • 2.4GHz & 5GHz
  • WiFi throughput: 1300 Mpbs
  • WAN
  • 1 x N/A port
  • ETH
  • 1 x N/A port
  • USB-ports: 0