The Linksys E1700 router has 300mbps WiFi, 4 N/A ETH-ports and 0 USB-ports.
It is also known as the Linksys Wireless-N Single-Band Router with Gigabit Ports. It also supports custom firmwares like: dd-wrt, OpenWrt
Linksys E1700 default Password , Login & Gateway settings :
If you have performed a reset of your E1700 device or not changed the defaults, you
be able to access it with the following settings
Default subnet mask: 255.255.255.0
How to factory reset (hard reset) Linksys E1700 :
You can factory reset your Linksys E1700 in the following way(s)
Through the web interface
Open your browser and navigate to the router interface (see default settings below)
Under the Administration tab you will find a sub-tab called Factory defaults
On the Factory defaults page click the button labeled Restore Factory Defaults
With the reset button
Have your unit powered on
Press and hold the reset button for at least 10 seconds until the power light starts blinking, then release.
When the power light goes solid, unplug the power to the router for 10 seconds
Plug the power back in and start the router
When the power light goes solid again the router is ready to use.
Linksys E1700 router specifications :
CPU: 580 MHz
RAM: 128 MiB
Flash: 16 MiB
Custom firmwares: dd-wrt, OpenWrt
WiFi: 300mbps (bgn)
WiFi throughput: n/a
1 x N/A port
4 x N/A ports
Staying up to date with the latest firmware is a good idea to keep your router even more
from various security flaws.
If you want to squeeze a little bit of extra functionality out of your router, consider
an open-source firmware like dd-wrt, openWRT or LEDE. Flashing a custom ROM can greatly
the stability and functionality of your old router.
Following are the firmwares that we have identified existing for the Linksys E1700
Flashing dd-wrt on the Linksys E1700
Since the E1700 has 16 MiB of flash memory, you should be able to
dd-wrt with full functionality without having to worry too much about which firmware
We haven’t find any specific instructions for flashin dd-wrt onto the Linksys
E1700, but you can read the
Installation guide over at dd-wrt to get a clue on how to proceed (As this model is listed as
Note: Always make sure to read the wiki and howtos of dd-wrt before doing any
Flashing OpenWrt on the Linksys E1700
The Linksys E1700 is supported by OpenWrt according to their Table of
flashing OpenWrt onto it should be quite straigthforward.
We couldn’t find any specific instructions for flashin OpenWrt on the Linksys
E1700, but since it’s listed in their Table of Hardware as supported, you can
over to the
OpenWrt install instructions and read on there.
Note: Flashing custom firmwares is always on you’re on own risk. Make sure to
read OpenWrt’s wikis to understand the risks and how to proceed if something goes