192.168.0.1 is the default IP that most network devices such as modems and wireless routers use as default IP for logging in to the configuration panel. 192.168.0.1 can be used to configure the basic and advanced settings on your network device. The IP address 192.168.0.1 is a private IPv4 network address, it is the modem or router gateway. To avoid address conflicts, only one device on a network can use 192.168.0.1 IP address. Other common default gateways are 192.168.1.1 as well as 10.0.0.1 IP addresses.
Logging in to 192.168.0.1
Since 192.168.0.1 is the default IP address for your network router or modem, you can easily use it to log in into the admin panel and manage its settings. To login into 192.168.0.1, follow these steps:
- Connect your router/modem to the network either using an Ethernet cable or wireless connection.
- Open your preferred web browser to access the Internet.
- You need to insert 192.168.0.1 in your browser and you will be directed to the login page for your configuration panel. A login page of your router/modem will appear.
- Enter the default username and password for your router.
- Once you enter the login credentials, you will be logged in into the router’s admin panel; here, you can modify all of your internet and IP settings and take full advantage of its most advanced features.
Forgot IP address or login credentials?
If you’ve changed your username or password and then forgot it, you can reset the router instead to its factory settings. Usually, the reset button is a small button that you can find on the back of your router. You’ll need a pin or something sharp to press it. Once found, hold it down for around 10 seconds, and your router will reset to its factory settings. After that, you can give it another try and log in to 192.168.0.1 IP address.
After accessing to the router’s setting, you will be able to make any changes to Wireless Settings. Changes like the SSID, which is the network name, WiFi password, MAC/Physical Address Filtering, Access Control, and other settings on your network device.