192.168.0.1 IP Login and Administration
192.168.0.1 IP Address is used by several brands of routers to identify itself on the network. If you have router installed on your network you can access it directly from your browser. There you will be able to update your router settings, set up port forwarding, enable firewall, change wi-fi network settings and many more.
If you need to access your router settings no active internet connection is required. You just need to type 192.168.0.1 in a browser address bar if you're using Netgear or D-Link routers. If you're using routers of different brands then this address could be different (for example Linksys routers use 192.168.1.1). Make sure that you're typing this IP address correctly - otherwise you may be redirected to search of error page.
Find out IP address of your router
If IP address of your router is different from 192.168.o.1 you can follow instructions in these articles to retrieve its IP address.
Default Login for Netgear routers
Netgear routers which have 192.168.0.1 IP address as a default typically have default username as admin and password 1234. If this combination doesn't work you can try admin username and blank (empty) password. Some routers have admin as username and admin as password.
Default login for D-Link routers
D-Link routers with default IP address 192.168.o.1 use admin as username and you should leave password field empty.
If nothing from this list work try to search specific router model and word 'manual'. Router manuals usually contain default login information.
Changing router administrator or Wi-Fi password
To change your router login information and Wi-Fi network details you first need to access your router administration interface by typing http://192.168.0.1 into your browser address bar. After that you will see login screen where you need to type admin login details. Typically router login information is written on the bottom or side of the router. Once you're inside the router administration interface you need to go to security settings where you can change login details. For Wi-Fi password you need to go to WLAN section of router interface. For more specific instructions please refer to your router manual.