Many situations are there where you might need to access your Netgear router login page in order to know or change the configuration settings like security change, Netgear router setup, resetting the router or troubleshooting the router etc.
But all of the settings are not possible to apply without entering in the admin panel of your router.
And to enter in the admin panel of the router first you have to login into your a router which might be easy in some devices but if I talk about Netgear router login then it’s not an easy task like other devices if you are doing it the first time but if you are an experienced person then it might be possible that you could be logged in without any issue.
These are the few problems which might occur while you are trying to login
into your Netgear router admin panel like not showing the login page, IP address
issues, browser cache issues etc.
And if you are also suffering from any of these problems then you have come upon the right place because today in this article I am going to share the full guidelines of different methods that will help you to access your Netgear router login page.
But before we go for knowing the different methods of solving these problems first, let me share the normal flow of access the Netgear router login page and enter into its admin panel.
How to login into your Netgear routers?
It’s very easy to login into a Netgear router in a normal way, you just need to follow a few simple steps and you are done. But sometimes it becomes very irritating because while trying to login into the system it starts showing so many problems one by one, but don’t worry we will solve all of the problems one by one but before we go for that let’s see the normal flow accessing the Netgear router login page.
Follow the steps given below to login into your Netgear router…
Step: 1 connect your Netgear router interface with your computer.
Step: 2 then open the browser in your computer and type routerlogin.net or routerlogin.com and it will take you to router’s web interface login page.
Step: 3 enter your Netgear router username and password. The default username
and password is admin and password.
Step: 4 and finally you are in your Netgear router admin panel from where you
can make any changes in your router.
So, this was the normal way of entry into your router admin panel. Now let’s focus on the problem which you might be facing while trying to enter into your Netgear router login page.
In order to access the Netgear router login page, we must need to know the default gateway IP address of your device because without knowing the IP address of the device it is next to impossible to access the Netgear router login page if the default one is not working.
Here is how you can find the default gateway IP or your Netgear router.
How to find Netgear router login IP?
As I have discussed that the first step toward accessing the admin panel of your NetGear router is you have to find its IP address. And as many companies are configuring their router in a different way to the regular IP and URLs are not gonna to help you to access your Netgear router login page.
So there is a different method available to find the IP address of your Netgear router Login and in this article, I will be sharing two of them that will be guaranteed to help you to find the IP address of your Netgear router.
Let’s discuss one by one…
So, the first method which I am going to share with all of you to find the IP the address is Manual guidelines.
Along with the production of routers, companies also prepare manual guidelines regarded the router and they mentioned everything about the router so that it becomes easy for consumers to use it.
Let’s see what you can find from this manual guidelines?
Wireless Network Name (SSID): SSID stands for Service set identifier which is the name of your wireless network. Wireless Network Name is recoverable, so in case you forgot it then don’t worry because you can recover it.
Wireless network passphrase: Wireless network passphrase is used for the security purpose. This is also recoverable so in case you forgot the passphrase then open the browser type the URL http://www.routerogin.net and hit enter. It will show you the Netgear router login page enter the default username and password which is admin and password. Once you login selects the wireless setting and recovers your passphrase.
Default username and password
The default username and password of your router is admin and password and it will always remain same until you don’t change it. So, if you want to change the default username and password then you can
change it from the admin panel.
I know some of you do not have the manual guidelines so it would be very difficult to find the IP address of the router. And if you are one of them then don’t worry because I am going to share one another method which will help you to find the IP address of your router without the help of manual guidelines.
How to Find Netgear router IP through CMD?
Login into any Netgear router you must need to know the default gateway IP address of the router which can be auto-detected through these two URL routerlogin.net and routerlogin.com. These URLs will detect the default Gateway IP of your router only if you are connected with that router so make sure the connection of your router.
But in some cases, these URLs are not able to detect the default Gateway IP address of your router and so that manually you have to find the default gateway IP and enter it into your browser. And to find the default gateway IP in windows PC follow the steps given below very carefully…
Step: 1 Press Windows+R on the keyboard to open the run window and once run windows opened type CMD in it.
Step: 2 now you are on your CMD dashboard if you have done the above step properly. Type ipconfig in the command prompt and it will show you the details of every network adapter you are connected with its mac address. Scroll down and find the default gateway IP address of your Netgear router.
Step: 3 look for default gateway IP address and write it down in a notepad.
Step: 4 and then open the browser in your computer, enter the IP address you have found from the command prompt and it will take you to Netgear router login page.
Step: 5 enter the username and password for a successful Netgear router login. The default username and password is admin and password.
How to find Netgear router Login credentials?
In this section, I am going to show you some of the very helpful Netgear Router login credentials which every Netgear router users should know so that if you forget anything you can find it from here. As we all know Netgear router manufacturer prints the username, password, mac address, login IP, Login URL in the back side of the router.
And to see them you just have turned back the router and look for the important
credentials you are looking for like IP, MAC, security pin etc.
How to access the Netgear router login page?
If you are getting trouble in finding the Netgear router login page then in this section I am going to guide you step-by-step easy process to access the login page of your router.
As we have discussed above that many manufacturers configure their router differently but I have not discussed that many router manufacturers provide the same IP to access the login page for user convenience.
Follow the steps given below carefully and at last, you will be on your Netgear router login page…
Step: 1 open the browser in your computer and try each and every IP address given here (192.168.1.1, 192.168.0.1, routerlogin.net and router login.com) even I am also doing the same. And if these IP addresses do not work then find the default gateway IP address of your router from the command prompt. Command prompt technique already discussed above.
Step: 2 once you get the login page type the username and password which is by default admin & password or admin & admin.
Step: 3 and after completion of the above two steps carefully you will be on your router admin panel from where you can make any changes either it’s about changing the password or configuring the router.
Above we have discussed a few possible issues which can occur while accessing the Netgear router login page but along with that, there are some other cases which can restrict you to login into your router admin panel. So below I am going to discuss a few more issues which you have to care off while accessing the login page.
Issues – Netgear router login page access
Check connection First of all, before going to access the login page in your browser, check your router connection with your computer if the connection is established but if still, it’s not working then connect the router with your computer using wire.
- Wired connection to the router provides better results.
- Browser cache
- If the above method doesn’t work then it might be a problem of your browser cache.
- Clear the browser cache and then try to access the Netgear router login page again.
- Here is how you do it…
1. Open your chrome browser, on the right top corner you will see three-point
line click on it.
2. Then select more tools-> clear browsing data.
3. Set the time range ‘all-time’ and then click on clear data. If this method also doesn’t work then try the next one.
Different connections Check if you are connected with multiple networks either it’s wireless or wired then disconnect each and every network and VPN first then connect the router again and try to access your Netgear router login page again.
And if still, you are not able to access your Netgear router login page then go for next one which is a firewall, adblocking and pops up blockers software. Disable antiviruses There is a maximum chance that after applying this method you will get rid of this problem.
As we all know antiviruses are made to restrict the code which it seems like a harmful so first disable all the internal and outer antiviruses like a firewall or quick heal etc. and then try to access your Netgear router login page. Still, if your problem has not been solved then I another method too, try next one.
Perform power cycle Perform power cycle on all your devices connected with your router like modem, laptop, desktop, your phone etc. Power cycle means turn off all the devices for 10 seconds and then turn on all of
them. In case, because of your bad luck still, if you are not able to access the Netgear router login page then surely you have to go for the last one.
Factory reset If none of the methods worked discussed above then perform the factory reset of your router and then configure it again.
I am hoping this method is surely gonna to help you. Here is the step to perform a factory reset on your router, follow carefully…
1. Turn back your router and you will see a factory reset button on the back of your router.
2. Press on it for minimum 8 to 10 seconds.
3. Release the factory reset button and wait for your router to reboot.
How to configure your router after performing a factory reset?
After performing the factory reset of your router follow the given step to configure your router.
1. After performing the factory reset, login into your router using the steps given above.
2. After entered in the admin panel, click on the advanced option.
3. And under the router information make sure your router IP address is 192.168.1.1 to 192.168.0.1.
4. Update your router firmware to prevent further login issues. To update your router firmware click on advanced-> Router update-> Check.
5. If update found, click on yes to update the firmware.
Let’s wrap up…
Above we have discussed a lot more about the different issues you might be facing while accessing the netgear router login page.
We have seen the different ways of knowing the IP address of your Netgear router along with the default IP and URL. I hope all the techniques discussed above will help you to solve your problem.