Reset the IP Address to Default of the NI USRP-292x or USRP-293X

Updated Jul 12, 2023



  • USRP-2920
  • USRP-2921
  • USRP-2922
  • USRP-2940
  • USRP-2942
  • USRP-2943
  • USRP-2944
  • USRP-2945

I am unable to change the IP address of the NI USRP-292x or USRP-293x through the NI USRP Configuration Utility.
How can I reset the device to the default IP address?

You may need to power cycle the device into a safe (read-only) image, if you cannot see your device in the NI-USRP Configuration Utility and are unable to reset the IP address.
When you have done this, it will reset the device's IP to the default value of
For step-by-step instructions, you can see the Why Doesn't the Device IP Address Reset to the Default?​ section located in your USRP-2920/2921/2922 Getting Started Guide or USRP-2930/2932 Getting Started Guide in Troubleshooting.