How to factory reset C1000A (CenturyLink) router – Default Login & Password

The Actiontec C1000A (CenturyLink) router has 300mbps WiFi, 4 Gigabit ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports.
It is also known as the Actiontec CenturyLink Wireless-N VDSL2 Modem Router.
How to factory reset C1000A (CenturyLink) - Default Login & Password

C1000A (CenturyLink) default Password , Login & Gateway settings :

Default Gateway IP:
Default username: admin
Default password: ”randomly generated’
Default subnet mask:
Default DNS server:

How to factory reset (hard reset) C1000A (CenturyLink) :

You can factory reset your Actiontec C1000A (CenturyLink) in the following way(s)
1. When the router is on, press the button reset and hold for 30 seconds.
2. While holding down the button reset, turn off the power of the router and hold down the button reset for 30 seconds
3. While holding down the button reset, turn on the power to the unit again and hold for another 30 seconds

C1000A (CenturyLink) router specifications :

System specs
CPU: 400 MHz
RAM: 64 MiB
Flash: 64 MiB
Custom firmwares: OpenWrt
WiFi: 300mbps (bgn)
WiFi bands
WiFi throughput: n/a
4 x Gigabit ports
USB-ports: 0