[Wireless Router] ASUS router RT-AC5300 Hard Factory Reset - Method 7

To provide you more detailed instruction, you can also click ASUS Youtube video link below to know more about "How to Hard Factory Reset ASUS router"



1. Turn the power off.
2. Press and hold the "WPS button" and turn the router on.
3. Power light is on (keep holding the WPS button).
4. Continue to press and hold the WPS button for 10 seconds until you see the power LED light turn off or the power LED light flashing, and then you can release the WPS button
5. Reboot your router by manually pressing the power button.


Find the "WPS button" on your RT-AC5300, kindly refer to the following picture: