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Sick and tired of the boring wifi network name? Forget about ‘Awesome Wifi’ or ‘Not for Public Use’ mundane stuff. What about some flare to spice up your digital real estate? Learn how to use the private IP address to change WiFi settings like a pro 😄. At, alter your router’s Network Name or SSID, modify passwords (Please don’t use ‘password1234’ 😒), and switch up other default settings. For the newbies here, don’t worry, even a 5-year-old can do this with some guidance. So sit tight. Let’s dive in!! 🏊‍♂️


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To get started, open your favourite browser (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Edge; we don’t judge ). Type in the magic number into the address bar and hit that enter key . When you see a dialog box prompt, sign in with the default Username and Password ️. Congratulations! You’re now in the router interface dashboard .

Note: On the back (or side) of your router/device, there’s usually a label containing the default Username and Password. Reference the default login credentials table for different brands.

Brand NameUsernamePassword

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If the tech gods aren’t with you today, check that you’re connected to the Wifi network . Ensure you’re actually using the correct router IP address. Every device & model sports a different one. Check out some Default IP Addresses and Passwords Lists across the web .

Forgot your username or password? You’re in luck! Carry out a good ol’ factory reset. Caution: This will wipe all manual configurations, and setup starts from square one. To do this, on your router’s underside, hold down that small ‘Reset’ button for 10-15 seconds, till the LED lights start partying .


Alright fellas, you’ve acquired the power! Now it’s time to show off that new Network Name and make everyone do a double-take while searching for wifi networks 😝 Don’t forget, the private IP address is your golden ticket to configuring router settings like a boss 👑. With your newfound knowledge, play around, see what fits and stay awesome! 🙌

To access the gateway, you need to open your web browser and type into the address bar. Enter the default username and password provided on the label of your modem or router, then click ‘Log In’.

Yes, different brands like iiNet, Optus, D-Link, and Belkin all have unique default usernames and passwords. You can review the list of Default IP Addresses and Passwords to confirm your credentials. Always remember to change your password from the default for security purposes.

If you are unable to access the IP address, it’s important to ensure you are connected to your Wi-Fi network before trying to access the router gateway. If you’re still unable to log in, it may be that your router or modem is configured with a different IP address. Check the list of Default IP Addresses and Passwords to verify.

If you’ve forgotten your username or password, you can perform a factory reset on your router. Press the small ‘Reset’ button on the underside of your router for about 10-15 seconds until the LED lights start to blink. This method erases all the manual configurations allowing you to log in with the default credentials.

Yes, you can use any modern web browser to log into the gateway. Examples include Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari.

Yes, it is necessary. You must be connected to the Wi-Fi network you wish to manage prior to logging into the router’s gateway.

The IP address is a private IP address used specifically to change Wi-Fi passwords, network names (SSID), and other default modem or router settings.

Yes, it is highly recommended to change your router’s default username and password to ensure network security.

After logging into the interface, you need to locate the ‘Wi-Fi’ or ‘Wireless’ settings. Then, you can change your password within these settings. Always remember to save your changes before exiting.

No, different router brands have unique default usernames and passwords. It is advised to check your router’s label or the list of Default IP Addresses and Passwords to verify.

The correct IP address for your router or modem is typically provided on a label affixed to the device. If it is not listed, you can refer to the list of Default IP Addresses and Passwords.

To perform a factory reset, you simply press the reset button on the device for about 10-15 seconds. However, the time it takes for the device to reboot and become usable again can vary.

Through the interface, you can manage and change Wi-Fi passwords, network names (SSID), and other default router or modem settings.

Generally, the reset button is located on the back or bottom of the router or modem. It’s often a small, recessed button that requires a pin or similar tool to press.

Yes, changing the Wi-Fi password will disconnect all previously connected devices. Those devices will need to reconnect using the new password to gain internet access.

After a factory reset, the IP address will return to whatever default setting the manufacturer assigned. If the original IP address was, then it will revert back to that.

The blinking LED lights during a factory reset indicate that the reset process is happening. Once the lights return to steady, the reset process is complete.

No, other private IP addresses like or can also be used to access and change default router settings. The specific address depends on the make and model of the router.

The IP address can be used to access the settings for both routers and modems. However, the specific IP address used may vary depending on the device manufacturer.

Yes, the interface is designed to be user-friendly and intuitive, enabling even non-tech savvy individuals to manage their network settings effectively.