To be able to connect to the Internet, it is necessary to use devices called Routers. Routers allow connection between different networks, in our case between the Internet and ours. The routers can be either Wireless (without ethernet cable) or Wired (with Ethernet cable) and almost all have an IP address of 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1 to be able to connect and Setup Router.
You can connect up to 253 devices to a router according to the 192.168.0.x configuration. You can choose the last value between 2 and 254. Using this 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.1.254 Ip address, your PC will able to communicate with each other. Now every Router has its default IP address which is listed on that router with its default username and password. There is some popular Router manufacturer like TP-Link. Netgear, Linksys, ASUS, D Link, etc.
What is 192.168.1.1 IP address?
As we mentioned above, 192.168.1.1 is a private IP Address which is used bu Routers and other networking devices. You can use this http //192.168.1.1 IP Address to login to Router and Access Router Settings.
Computer, router, and modem are popular networking devices we use nowadays. These IP addresses https//192.168.11 or 192.168.I.I are private IP which is only available for networking devices in Home and offices.
How to login 192.168.1.1 IP Address?
You can use this 192.168.1.1 login IP address for your Home Router. This IP Address is used to login to the Router. Here is a guide:
Step 1: First of all open any web browser on your PC or Laptop and then type https://192.168.1.1. Press Enter.
If you are using the ASUS Router then use http://192.168.1.1 or http://router.asus.com.
Step 2: Now it will ask you a username and password. These username and password detail are provided by the Router manufacturer. You can check a list of default Router username and password.
Step 3: Enter your Router Default username and password and click on login.
You will see your Router Admin page. Now check the left side panel for other settings.
All the Router settings including Router Password, Wireless Password, Router SSID name, DNS, IP Address, Mac Address, and more seeings are there.
Default Router Username and Password List
If you can’t find your Router model in the above steps, then here is a complete list of Default Router Username and Password.
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When you go to the administrative panel, you can modify the configuration settings of your Router. Just like 192.168.1.1 admin, there are many other private IP addresses are there, such as:
We will cover these all IP address in Details in coming articles.
How to Use Ping 192.168.1.1 Command?
To check that everything is ok, open CMD windows using Run > type cmd.
In CMD terminal window, type PING 192.168.1.1, if you see reply then everything is ok. Now just open any browser (chrome, firefox, edge etc …) and in the address bar type 192.168.1.1 to access Router settings.
Rules For Choosing Router Password
- NEVER use the Default Password
- Do not use Password which is similar to the Username
- Do not use the password which is similar to WiFi SSID Name
Hope you find this article very useful. If you are still wondering what is 192.168.1.1 IP address, how to Login to Router and how to Reset Router then comment below.