http://www.192.168.1 – What is it?
http://192.168.1 is actually a typing mistake. The user must have been referring to the IP Address 192.168.1.1, a private IP Address generally used by different router manufacturers as the default IP Address.
But What is the Private IP Address http://192.168.1
Private IP Addresses are the the IP Addresses which are unique for a device in one network, but can be repeated on a different network. This is unlike the public IP Addresses, which have to be uniques across the entire World Wide Web. There is a definite series of IP Addresses, which range from 192.168.0.0 to 192.168.255.255.
What is the use of this Private IP
The private IP http://192.168.1 (actually http://192.168.1.1) is used to access the administrative settings of the router. This is done by typing this IP Address in the address bar of the browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox or Chrome.
Forgot http://www.192.168.1 Password ?
If you want to access your router, but you have forgotten the admin and login details and password, then you can refer to our post on 192.168.1.1 passwords. There you will find a list of most of the router manufacturers, their default private IP Addresses and the login / password used by them as default.
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