Before we get started wit how to reset JioFi device and restore the default settings, let me tell you why you should reset your JioFi?
Here are some reasons to Reset the JioFi device:
- Forgot Jiofi Passwords
- Jiofi connection error
- Jiofi not showing in wifi
- find a Jiofi Device of someone else and want to use it.
If you found someone else JioFi device please does not use it. Using it may be risky as that person may complain against you for stealing the device from him. and Devices can be tracked using the Mac address and Internet easily.
How to Reset Jiofi to Default Settings?
Just Reseting your Jiofi is not the only thing you need to do. If you want to use your JioFi normally then you need to do some basic changes after this Reset.
Warning: Resetting Your Jiofi will Reset Everything like – Jiofi Name/Password other settings like filtered devices and Apn.
Step 1:- Find Reset Button
Check for Reset Button on your Jiofi Wifi Device and Press it.
Step 2:- Press and Hold Reset Button
You need to Press and Hold the Reset button for more than 10 seconds. This will Reset your Jiofi Device and the device will restart. and all settings will reset to default.
Step 3:- Reboot The JioFi device
After Reset, the Jiofi Device will Reboot automatically or You can Reboot it manually. Now you need to Connect Your Mobile again with Jiofi
Then go to http://jiofi.local.html
Log in to Admin Panel – with default password and username.
And Change your Wifi Name and Password
FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions
Q 1. If we reset the device which is connected to Jio WI-FI for calling Can we use another device for connecting
Answer: Yes!! But you need to reset the Jio Voice App first and then link it with another JioFi device.
Q 2. How do I restore my JioFi to factory settings?
Answer: You can Restore your JioFi to default Settings by pressing and holding the Reset Button on JioFi for More than 10 Seconds.
Q 3. What happens when you reset your router to factory settings?
Answer: When you Reset Your JioFi the Wifi device reset every settings to its default. The device settings become same as it was when you buyed a new JioFi.
Q 4. What is the default username and password for JioFi?
Answer: administrator – If you want to login to JioFi admin Panel then use this administrator as username and password both.
Q 5. Does Resetting router change WiFi password?
Answer: Yes!! Because when you click the Reset Button the wifi device changes every settings to its Default version, that is your Router becomes the new router as you baught it from market.