Some people say, better to just don't share it but, some may say that its public knowledge anyways.
Method 1: Brute force attack. Or in layman term, guess the admin password (Its either empty or admin).
Method 2: Use a feature within the router. Not sure if newer routers have the same feature. See below;
Step 1Connect a PC to the router (LAN or wireless) and open a web browser URL at
This should show the admin page of the router.
Step 2Change the URL to
It will display the login password for admin.
Kid: OMG...you mean I can change the password as much as I like but anyone can view the password?
Tech support: Err... yeah.
Kid: Time to change the router?
Tech support: You could. We can arrange for the technician to come over.
TM unifi has updated their routers remotely. Please check, if you see your password displayed, contact them for a fix.