192.168.2.1 IP Admin Login Guide, Username and Password: Everything is connected with internet. So we all are familiar with Routers, WiFi, etc. since we use internet so much we hear the terms IP address and Routers very often since, the entire network we get is connected with and IP address and mainly provided by Routers to our network devices.
The IP address comprises of two main functions i.e. it serves as a host identification and location addressing factor. IP address (Internet Protocol Address) is a numeric digit assigned to every device connected with computer network across the world. IP is mainly of two types IPv4 (Internet Protocol Version 4) and IPv6 (Internet Protocol Version 6). IPv4 is a 32-bit number while IPv6 is a 128 bit IP address.
These IP address provide access to the internet and the router directs the signals of IP to our respective required devices. 192.168.2.1 Is a private IP address used in LAN (Local Area Network) which is like the other IP’s defined by IANA (Internet Assigned Number Authority).
What is 192.168.2.1 IP Address?
192.168.2.1 Is an IP address for some of the common broadband routers. It was assigned to delay the IPv4 network exhaustion. And this is one of the main reasons why IPv6addresses were replacing IPv4 address.
This IP is used in many models of Belkin and Edimax and SMC. They use this IP as their default IP address in network routers which are used in home, offices, schools and other places.
This address is in the range defined by IANA (Internet Assigned Number Authority) under the IETF (Internet Engineering Task Force) authority.
Features of 192.168.2.1 Default IP Address
This IP address is a private address generally used by the Belkin and SMC Company’s routers to setup the devices and troubleshoot the problems faced by them.
They wanted a new network to compete with NetGear, D-Link and Linksys brands in market. The IP address is generally used to change the IP address of the routers of the companies which use it to manufacture router of this IP address.
How to Login to 192.168.2.1 Admin
Step 1: You can easily login to 192.168.2.1 admin by simply typing the router address http://192.168.2.1 on the search bar and login with the username and password. To do so you should have the information regarding the username and password of your router.
Some of the default common username and passwords set at the factory are as follows:
How to Find Your Router’s IP Address?
Routers IP address can be easily found out by using the command prompt in the windows system. Type cmd in the search bar and a new windows prompt would open and type ‘ipconfig’ in it and press enter. After the results your IP address would be reviewed next to the Default Gateway.
For Windows Users
In Linux, find the IP address by going to Applications and then enter the system tools and type ‘ipconfig‘ in the terminal.
For Mac Users
In Mac launch the system preferences go to network in advanced settings and the IP would be shown next to the router under TCP/IP.
Following the above stated steps one can find out the IP address of the router to which they are connected with.
How to Change Your Router’s IP Address?
The easy steps to change your Router’s IP address are given below:
Step 1: Log into your router.
Step 2: Go to advanced settings.
Step 3: Find the Network configuration option.
Step 4: Located the LAN IP Address and change it.
Step 5: Save your settings and restart your router.
Changing the Router’s IP address is one of the independent choices of the owner of the router. One can choose to change it whenever he likes. The IP address can be changed quite easily.
192.168.2.1 Being a default private IP address for many routers can be changes easily by simply entering into the router settings and managing it the way the user wants.