Reboot scheduler - requires login name change

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woody53

New Around Here
Good day. I am new to ASUS WRT Merlin.

When I select Enable Reboot scheduler to Yes, and Apply I get a message at the top of the page under the Router Login name stating:

"This account already exists. Please enter a different name."

I don't understand what the router login name has to do with enabling the reboot scheduler. I don't want to change the name or password, but admit I haven't tried to see if this would allow me to enable it.

Any ideas?
 

woody53

New Around Here
Thanks Colin, You seem to be correct that it is related to the settings. I had uploaded my settings saved before changing to Merlin firmware. A factory reset allows me to set a reboot schedule without the warning.

Now I need to figure out how to recreate the old settings in Merlin. Some of them were related to parental controls where a specific MAC (phone) was restricted from accessing some web sites. The phone to be controlled visits from time to time, so it I think I would need start over once it is connected to my network.
 

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