Many ADSL modems or wireless routers use 192.168.1.1 as their IP address. Among several IP addresses such as 10.0.0.1 or 192.168.0.1, this one is the most commonly used one. These are also called host addresses.
What should I do with this 192.168.1.1 IP address?
For reaching your router; type in 192.168.1.1 in your web browser’s address bar. This way you will access the admin panel of your router from which you can make changes on DNS, WAN, LAN, network management, IP Qos, security preferences, WPS, MAC, PPPOE, WLAN, DSL, DHCP client and so on.
How can I log in to 192.168.1.1?
- Manually type it this IP into the address bar of the browser. Unless this is not your IP, please identify yours in this article.
- Log in by providing your username/password.
- If you don’t have this information, try the below recommendations.
What if I forgot the router’s username and password?
- Unless you made any prior changes in your username and password, you can find them in the router’s label together with the login address and serial number.
- But If you changed them but don’t remember, you need to reset the device. Press the reset button for about ten seconds with a very thin and small object.
- If no changes were made before, find out the username and password you need from the list.