192.168.1.1 is a separate IP address, often used by the Linksys router. Brand other router uses 192.168.1.1 as the default IP address. Besides these routers, other devices can use this IP address, but 192.168.1.1 is not very popular.
What is the router?
Routers are devices that allow the exchange of data between the networks. The device has network connectivity with each other. The purpose of a router is to direct and transmit data. Home routers are used to transfer data between a computer and a DSL modem.
What is an IP address?
IP address (Internet Protocol) is a series of numbers, divided into sections separated by dots. Each device in the network is assigned an IP address. An IP address is used for the purpose of determining the user in terms of resolving local and network.
Private IP address.
Private IP addresses are used for small office or home network, in which case the global routing address is not there (or not required). Private Internet protocol addresses are commonly used in residential networks. Most Internet providers assign an IP address to a client routing. If you have two or more computers or other devices connected to the Internet, you can use NAT (Network Address Translator) gateway to get connected to the Internet to some server.
Corporate networks often use private IP addresses to enhance network security more factors. Such networks are not connected directly to the Internet, and it’s better for security. Private IP address address information also allows limited access and limited to users in the network.
What is a NAT device?
A NAT device serves as the main access point to the Internet and its IP address. The computer in your network is considered to be a subdirectory of the IP address. When you access the Internet from one of the computers in your network, the computer sends information to the NAT device, then forwarded the information to the Internet. This will prevent any confusion about which computer sent the information or where the information should be sent. If you have only one computer connected to the Internet, you will not need a NAT device.
What is 192.168.1.1?
192.168.1.1 is the default IP address for some brand router (like Linksys). Routers use it to allow users to access the control panel. To be on the panel of the router and configure it the way you want, all you have to do is open a browser and type 192.168.1.1 into the Internet address bar. No one outside your network can access the control panel of your single.
How to configure your router?
When you type 192.168.1.1 into the address bar of your browser, you’ll be taken to the control panel of your router. The first thing you’ll see a list of options (On the left side of the page) and Firmware Upgrade Assistant at the center. It will ask you if you want to automatically detect new versions of software on the Internet. Click Yes. Then, click on the Setup Wizard at the top. The Wizard will help you configure your router to the Internet and it will automatically detect the computer connected to the router.
The most common problems.
The problems with the implementation of the procedure, we describe can occur if:
- Your router is unresponsive.
- Your computer can not join the network.
- Your router uses a different IP address (and without 192.168.1.1). You should check the documentation of the manufacturer (or visit the manufacturer’s Web site) to see if the IP address is used as the default for your router.
Default Router Passwords List
|Modem Brand||Login IP||Username||Password|