How To change Mikrotik Default Username and Password

Normally Mikrotik  routers  factory pre-configured with IP address on ether1 port. Default username is admin with empty password.

We suggest to change to your own user name & complex password to protect from anonymous.

Please do login with default username &password .

Click OK


Please navigate to System>Users

Edit the admin user name with your desired name.

Right below you click on the Password TAB to change the password , leave the old Password area blank Confirm your New Password and Change.


Please restart the winbox and try the new password to gain access.


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