If you forget Jiofi login or system encounters any error, you need to hard reset Jiofi to restore settings factory default. After master reset Jiofi will start working with settings available out of the box. Users may encounters system failure or need to recover login details to access WiFi Router in working mode.
Resetting Jiofi is very simple but little tricky. Jio manufactures Jiofi under LYF brand. Every WiFi Router comes with Hardware Reset button which normally placed over device with an icon indicating RESET button functionality.
Jiofi too have hardware Reset button which help users to factory Reset Jiofi if users forget login details or WiFi details or system meets any software failure.
Jio comes with only One button on top : Power button. LYF placed Jiofi hardware Reset button inside device which is why it remains hidden to users.
Find Jiofi Hardware reset Button
Jiofi Hardware Reset button is located near WPS button.
- Remove Jiofi back cover
- Check ‘Reset’ text above WPS button
- Check a small ‘tunnel’ near ‘RESET’
- A small button is located at the end of Tunnel
- This ‘Small button’ is Jiofi hardware Reset button
How to Factory Reset Jiofi
To master reset Jiofi or hard reset Jiofi all you need is a ‘Safety Pin’ or ‘Sim Ejector Pin’.
Before proceeding to next step A. Remove Jiofi back-cover B. Keep device turned on and C. Check JioFi box for default login details
Step 1. Take ‘Sim Ejector Pin’ and Jiofi module
Step 2. Insert ‘Sim Ejector Pin’ to JioFi Reset button carefully
Step 3. Keep pressing the ‘Small button’ located inside, for 60 seconds and release.
Step 4. Jiofi will start blinking & reboot automatically and, start again after resetting Jiofi to factory default.
Step 5. Now Turn on WiFi in PC or Android > Connect to Jiofi WiFi network (JioFi2_4EF140 or similar)
Step 6. Open Internet browser and enter ‘jiofi.local.html/index.html’ and hit ‘Enter’ or ‘Go’ button
Step 7. To login to Jiofi ‘Web based Admin’ page use both username & password as: administrator
Once Admin page open, follow Jiofi complete Setup & FAQ page to get best system configuration and best Jio 4G experience.