Any network no matter how big or small, be it a local area network or even a wide area network, it has a certain number of devices in it, every one of those devices has an internet protocol or an 192.168.1.2 IP address attached to it.
What is the function of an 192.168.1.2 IP address?
Any IP address has two functions, network interface identification and location addressing.
In the 21st century, the Internet guides us through our life, we use the Internet for communication and information, the two most essential commodities and services in our lives are accessed through the Internet.
The Internet around the world is accessed by a lot of means, but the most common way is to access it through a router or a modem. Each modem has a preset default Internet protocol assigned to it, by the manufacturer of the router. 192.168.1.2 is one of the widely used Internet protocols by all the major brands of routers, like TP-link, Net-Gear, and D-Link etc.
Whenever you need to modify or reset the settings of your router you can easily use 192.168.1.2 on any connected device.
Why do all major brands use the same Internet protocol?
The easy explanation of it is, 192.168.1.2 is a private IP address used, majorly in local area networks, hence there isn’t much space to accommodate so many new and unique IP addresses in a network, so the manufactures have to choose from a preexisting default list of Internet protocols.
192.168.1.2 is a service, which is easy and efficient to use. You can access the admin settings panel of your router from anywhere in the network coverage, without using any special equipment or devices or any fancy cables. 192.168.1.2 establishes a direct and strong bond between the router and device on which 192.168.1.2 is introduced. The only items you require to use this featured service is a web browser, a device connected to the router and the credentials of your router. We also discussed a guide about 184.108.40.206 Dns server.
How to attain the credentials of your router?
Well you’ve come to the wholesome article for this, below mentioned are the easiest methods to attain the credentials of your router.
- You can search the back panel of your router/modem for words like ‘admin’ or ‘username’ behind it to get the default credentials.
- You can also find the box or packaging in which the device came in and you can look into the user manual, under the section ‘details of the device’ for the preset credentials.
- You can note down the brand name and the model number of your router online and you will find an extensive list of the credentials of your router.
After you have gathered and set all the required items, follow these steps to use 192.168.1.2 :-
Step 1) Open the web browser on your device.
Step 2) Enter the http://192.168.1.2 into the URL address bar.
Step 3) A prompt window will appear on your screen, asking for the router credentials, enter them in the respective field.
Step 4) The admin settings panel will appear on your screen and you can now modify or change the settings of your router.