Login to the DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router

Here you will find a guide for login to DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router.

  1. DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router
  2. Manual for DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router
  3. Reset DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router
  4. DrayTek Vigor-2820n Factory Settings
Step 1:

Open DrayTek Vigor-2820n Рутер

The first step to login to the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router is to make sure you're connected to it via wireless connection or cable connection. Once you've connected to your router, you need to access the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router's settings interface through your web browser.

Open the browser and copy the IP address of your DrayTek Vigor-2820n router into the address bar of your web browser and press Enter.

Default IP Address for DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router: 192.168.1.1
access router interface setting
Step 2:

Default Username and Password for DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router

If you have successfully completed step one, a dialog box will appear asking you for a DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router’s username and password. Copy and paste the default username and password below in the dialog box.

Default Username for DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router: admin
Default Password for DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router: blank
access router interface setting

Problems with DrayTek Vigor-2820n login

DrayTek Vigor-2820n IP address does not work

If you cannot login to the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router with the IP address above, make sure you are connected to it using a wireless connection or a cable connection and if everything is fine, make sure the physical connection is alright by checking the non-flashing device's lights. If you do not see non-flashing lights, make sure that each cable is properly plugged. It is also important to check if the cables are broken or folded. Try using another cable or other device port if possible. If the computer is off, the connection light may not turn on.

DrayTek Vigor-2820n Password does not work

If the password does not work, you need to reset your router to the factory settings of DrayTek Vigor-2820n.

Forgotten password of DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router

If you have changed your password and cannot remember it, you need to reset the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router to the factory settings. To reset the router to the factory settings, follow our "How to reset the DrayTek Vigor-2820n Router" guide.

When is resetting of the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router needed?

  • 1. When you can not access the router by IP address or your username and password do not match.
  • 2. When you want to remove all previously configured settings.
  • 3. When the router does not work as you expect.

Positioning the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router

Positioning your wireless router

For the best wireless signal transmission between the wireless router and the network devices connected to it, ensure that you:

  • * Place the wireless router in a centralized area for a maximum wireless coverage for the network devices.
  • * Keep the device away from metal obstructions and away from direct sunlight.
  • * Keep the device away from 802.11g or 20MHz only Wi-Fi devices, 2.4GHz computer peripherals, Bluetooth devices, cordless phones, transformers, heavy-duty motors, fluorescent lights, microwave ovens, refrigerators, and other industrial equipment to prevent signal interference or loss.
  • * For the best front-to-rear coverage, place the wireless router in an upright position.
  • * For the best up-and-down coverage, place the DrayTek Vigor-2820n in an inclined position.

How to protect your DrayTek Vigor-2820n router

You are probably familiar with the common "90 day rule" for passwords. The rule is: change your password every 90 days or less. It's a security best practice that will safe your DrayTek Vigor-2820n router from hackers and nosy neighbours :)

Why you need to reboot a DrayTek Vigor-2820n router

Turning off the power from the DrayTek Vigor-2820n router and turning it on again is known as restarting. Restarting the router will not give you higher internet speed but can improve speed in some cases. The DrayTek Vigor-2820n router have software that performs the operation. Just as you may need to restart your computer because it is running slowly, the same goes for the router.