IP address 192.168.0.1 is the address used by some of the routers, basically it is the default IP of the wireless routers, i.e. TP- Link, Netgear and D-Link models. Also it can be changed anytime using the network router management console. Home router uses the IP 192.168.0.1, to setup the default gateway. You can access management console of your router by entering the address http://192.168.0.1 in your browser. This address is used to if the router of any brand on the local network face some type problem also you can use similar IPV4 address(192.168.1.1) to rectify this problem.
Why can’t I get access to 192.168.0.1?
If you are facing problem in accessing your router, than firstly check whether your computer’s gateway is 192.168.0.1. Follow these steps, Open cmd and type ipconfig /all, or use the command ping 192.168.0.1 –t . If the address is 192.168.0.1 and you are still facing problem, than it might be because of firewall or the network port is unspecified.
Ping command is used to check whether you are connected to the network or not and also how fast is your internet connection ??
In case of wireless router connection ping command is often used. For eg, If your router IP is 192.168.0.1 than follow the following steps, click on Run or press win+R on your keyboard. Run prompt will get open, than type cmd and press enter. Now type ping 192.168.0.1 and hit enter. If result turns out to be timeout, that means your computer is not connected to the router or the network is disconnected. Reasons may be,
• Router IP address is wrong, or you have misinterpreted it. So check the address and try again.
• Router may be turned off, and is not able to get connected.
• Firewall settings may be setup in router, that is restricting your computer to connect with router.
If you are able to receive some bytes than you may be able to connect to the router and can check it by entering your router address, i.e. 192.168.0.1 in the browser.
Wireless router has become popular now a days, many people find convenient to use wireless internet in their phone or laptop. Some of the people, those who are new to wireless connection or router may find it difficult to access, So here we give the detailed guide of how to use the wireless router.
Here we show how to use wireless router, with an example of one of the most common TP Link wireless router.
Wireless Router (192.168.0.1) : Parameter Settings
Use a LAN cable to connect your computer with the wireless router, you may also connect directly with the wireless internet, but as a new user you should prefer using network cable, to connect with the router directly. After connecting, open the browser and enter 192.168.0.1 in the address bar, now wireless router setup screen will be displayed. You can enter the default login and password i.e. ‘admin’ or refer to the instruction manual provided to you.
After logging in to the interface, setup wizard will be displayed. Now you can simply set the basic parameter of the router or click on next. Than you can set the router setup, choose the internet option according to your service providers, select it according to the situation. If you don’t know how to choose than select the automatic option and click on next , now enter the username and password you got from your network service provider and after finishing all this click on next.
After the setup is complete, restart wireless router
The next step is to configure the wireless router for wireless connection . At first set an SSID for your wireless router by default the SSID Name is Your Router model.This is nothing built the device name when you search for the network. by configuring it you can make it more easier to recognize according to your preference. after doing all this steps you have to set up an password in network security settings to avoid network rubbing issue.after finishing the above steps now you have done with your wireless router router settings. now reboot the router and connect it to the internet with wireless access.
That’s all you have finished with the router settings if you become familiar with the above settings and configuration then you have learned how to use wireless router. Now search Wireless WiFi signal in your computer and connect your device directly to the internet..
Search wireless signals to connect to the Internet
Now after completing all the configuration and setting. Enable your wireless LAN and search for the wifi signal from your devices , find Your devices by means of recognizing the SSID name, Now double click to establish a connection. Now the device will ask for wifi information enter the pass word you set before to make the network connection. you have to wait for a while since it will take some time to establish a connection to the internet..
What i have to do if i forget the 192.168.0.1 password? in this situation just follow the below procedures to reset or recover your 192.168.o.1 password.
192.168.0.1 password reset:
The first thing that have to do be done when we forget the router password or username is to reset the router settings. There is a hidden reset button at the back of every modem you just have to use a pen needle or tooth pick to press the reset button and hold it for 40-50 seconds. Now, disconnect the network cable connected to external WLAN port on the router to complete the reset..
192.168.0.1 router settings:
After resetting the router setting to its default now go to the address http://192.168.0.1. by default the router username if admin and the router password is admin too now enter the above credentials to make login to your modems managemnt portal now you can chnage your usewrname and password as per your wish.
Note the above mentioned URL http://192.168.0.1 will vary according to the routers. you can also learn about 192.168.1.1 router configuration.