192.168.2.1

192.168.2.1

27.05.2016 (2:03 am) – Filed under: 192168IP ::

If you want to use router, then you need to use IP address. Without the default IP address, you cannot login to the router and setup settings. For many cases the IP address is used and if users want then the IP address can be changed. The default IP address is setup by the manufacturer. Different manufactures use different IP address for their networking devices. It is necessary to know the default IP address of the router. The IP address is alone enough for login to the device. The username and password are also important for the routers. That is why, you have to find out the device default IP address, username and password. If you have bought Belkin or SMC routers, then the default IP address will be 192.168.2.1. In the router box, you will get the default username and password. You should read the manual to know more instruction.
Mainly the default IP address of the routers or the networking devices use for login. The default IP address 192.168.2.1 is used by Belkin and SMC routers. The default IP address 192.168.2.1 is not alone enough for accessing the control center of the router. You need to use the default username and password for login to the router. From the manual or the backside of the router you will get everything including the IP address.
The default IP address is used for log in to the control center mainly. With the default IP address, you can do many things. But if you want to login to the router, you need to use a browser. You can use any browser and type the IP address 192.168.2.1 on the browser address field. Now hit the Enter button from the keyboard and login screen page will appear. On the login screen, you have put the username and password what you have collected form the router manual or the background of the router.
We know that the default IP address has many use and the IP address 192.168.2.1 is used for testing the connection between router and computer. You need to open command prompt page from the start menu. Run the Command prompt page and type the “ipconfig” command and hit the enter button. Now you can see the default gateway or the IP address that your router has been using. You can use a ping command “ping 192.168.2.1” and continuous ping command “ping 192.168.2.1 -t” to know the router and computer connection status. From the ping command, you will get different result and you need to understand those result for identification the problem.
Do not change the default IP address 192.168.2.1 from Belkin and SMC routers. Experts suggest users to use default IP address always for every networking device. You can change the default IP address when you face IP address confliction problem. You can change the all of the default setting including the IP address 192.168.2.1. You can change the default IP address to any other IP address. You should know how to create a correct and right formatted IP address. If you do not know the formation of the IP address, then you cannot change it.
For creating an IP address, you need to know about the IP class. The default IP address of Belkin and SMC is 192.168.2.1. The Default IP address 192.168.2.1 is from Class C. The first part of the IP address is 192.168 and this part mentions about the Class C. You cannot change the first part of the IP address. You can change the IP address from backside. You can use any number from 0 to 255 instead of X of the IP address 192.168.X.X. You have to save the IP address after changing it from the router. Without IP confliction problem, you do not need to change the IP address.
The IP address 192.168.2.1 may be changed for the security reason. You can change the default IP address and but you can give the same security by changing the default username and password. However, it is better if you do not change the default IP address 192.168.2.1 and keep the IP address as it is. If you have changed the default IP address, username and password, then you should keep the note. Otherwise, you may face problem if you cannot login to the router.
However, if you have changed all of the login detail including the IP address, username and password but you cannot remember any of those, then you cannot login. You have to reset the settings from the router by pressing the reset button. You can learn more from the router manual about the reset button. When you press reset button for few seconds then all of your created settings will be removed. Now you need to use default IP address 192.168.2.1 and other login information for login to the router.
In every routers different problems may occur and the IP address 192.10682.1 does not work in many computer browsers for different reasons. You have to identify the problem and this is why, you may use ping command to know the connectivity and from the ping result, you can identify the problem. From above, you have learned how to use ping command. The IP address 192.168.2.1 can be blocked by the firewall or virus can be the reason. You can need to check the firewall and use antivirus to identify the virus. You have to unblock the IP address 192.168.2.1 from the firewall.
Now try the ping command and know the lost status. If you see lost= 100%, then check all of the router connection. Check power cable and Ethernet cable connection. You can setup some setting in the networking section from the networking and sharing center. Click on the “Change adapter settings” link from the left side and click on the Ethernet icon as well as go to properties. Now select “the following IP address” section and put the IP address 192.168.2.52 on that place. Now click on the subnet mask area and let it be filled auto. Type the IP address 192.168.2.1 in the default gateway section and choose DSN server from the ISP what you use. Now click on Ok button. You should try the ping command again and check the connectivity status between router and computer.
You should clean the browser’s history, cache and cookies before using the IP address 192.168.2.1 on the address bar again. If you get error message from the browser, then you should contact with vendor or talk with customer care of the manufacture to solve the problem. They may change the device if it is faulty.