We can see in the forums or help sites many questions about IP address 192.168.1.1. People still make mistakes and don’t know how to configure the router and they still don’t know what actually IP address 192.168.1.1 is.
In this article, you will learn how to configure your router and what actually is IP address 192.168.1.1. In a simple way, you will know about it and you can do it yourself.
The IP address 192.168.1.1 is a default address.
The IP address 192.168.1.1 is a private IP address.
The IP address is 192.168.1.1 is an example of IPv4 address.
First of all, don’t be confused on 192.168.1.1 and 192.168.I.I. If you go for 192.168.I.I then you are absolutely wrong. Always keep in your mind that 192.168.1.1 is the right IP address which contains all digits, not letters and it is a default IP address which is used for configuration of your router. One more thing it is also a private IP address.
How to enter into the admin panel of your router?
When you want to enter admin panel you need to type 192.168.1.1 in the address bar of your browser. Make sure you enter it correct order. After that, you will be asked to put your username and password.
What to do if you forgot your username and password?
If you forgot your username and password then you should use your default login details, whether it works or not. If not then the factory reset is the work which you have to do.
How to do the factory reset of your router?
FInd out the router reset button which is located on the backside of your router. If there is a reset hole then take a pin to reset it. Press the button for 10-15 seconds and the router will be rebooted.
The power light stops blinking when the factory reset is completed and you will see the lights solid green. If you have a new router then it may lights solid white. After that, you have completed the reset process and you have successfully restored your factory default settings.