8/02/2012

IP Address 192.168.1.1

192.168.1.1 is the default IP address for a router device such as linksys, it can be changed. This IP address is part of factory settings, depending on a user’s preferences.

The password of this address will be different according to the router manufacturers' set. It's default User name: admin, password: admin.

Not only broadband routers can use this IP address, Printer or other device can be set up to use 192.168.1.1 instead of a router.

192.168.1.1 can also be used by more than one user that in different networks, unlike public IP addresses that every computer on the Internet has to have a unique IP. In a network every machine also has to have a unique IP address, and there can’t be two machines with the same IP in one network.


Why Can Not Connect The Router Using 192.168.1.1?

The connect may fail in these cases:

1. 192.168.1.1 is not set up as the router's default IP address.

2. The computer's TCP/IP properties which used to configure the router settings are incorrect.

3. The router does not work and is unresponsive to the connections.

4. Windows and other firewalls both enabled.

5. The computer does not join the network.

6. The router used in the existing 192.168.1.1 network segment is same as the router's LAN network.