Configure Administrator Password on your Actiontec Q2000 modem

Administrator Password prevents outsiders from accessing the firmware settings of your modem. After creating a username and password, you will need to enter them every time you access the modem's firmware GUI located at

NOTE: If you are unable to access your modem's GUI using the admin username/password, you can reset your modem to factory defaults. After resetting your modem, try accessing the modem GUI using the admin username/password printed on the sticker on your modem.
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  1. Connect a device directly to your modem.
  1. Open a web browser and go to
  1. Select "Advanced Setup."
  1. Select "Administrator Password." From here you can view or edit this feature.
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