While we are using a router we may encounter some problems in those the main and very important problem is that a user can’t log in to his/her wireless router and What to do if you Can’t log in to Your Wireless Router….
Every router have a web-based interface where you can change or modify router default settings, so if you want to change some settings in your router you have to first login in to router through web-based interface, so with this web-based interface we can manage name of your network, the password, the security level, create a guest network, and set up or change a variety of other options and etc., but What to do if you Can’t log in to Your Wireless Router?
The above situation occurs when an user enter 192.168.0.1 in the browser address bar the user can’t go directly into the management page and the browser displays a login page and even though we use username and password the browser doesn’t go to management pages, this means you can’t connect to your router, now we will discuss about how the problem arises and how to troubleshoot? and What to do if you Can’t login to Your Wireless Router?.
What to do if you Can’t log in to Your Wireless Router
- Check connections between terminals of computers and routers
First of all Check whether your computer is connected to wireless router or wired router , If it is with wire router it is easy to solve the problem, so we need to see whether the notification lights on router and the light at the computer’s cable port is blinking or not, If anyone of device signal lights are not blinking then there is a chance of break in the cable or wire is not connected properly, so first check the cable and then plug into computer and router if the system is connected to router leave it and if again cable lights are not blinking that means the network cable is broken.
If a user using a wireless router then first the user to check whether the router is working properly or not, you can’t connect to your wireless router even router’s antenna is damaged also causes problems, antenna gives the strong signal if it is erect.
- Check your computers IP address
Each connected devices have one IP address assigned by the router, if the IP address of your computer is changed then your IP address, not in the router’s local area network then the user couldn’t connect to the router.
How to set computers IP address correctly
No matter which system an user is using may be MAC or PC, because your PC is automatically obtained IP address within routers network due to PC should be set to an auto addressing option named as ‘Obtain an IP address automatically’, in windows system first user should find ‘local area connection and get into properties and then get into TCP/IP(internet protocol) choose to get ‘obtain an IP address automatically’, now the computer tries to get IP address within the router’s network.
Above Process is similar for any system. A user cannot or should not set IP by himself.
- Check your routers login address 192.168.0.1
Every router is manufactured with a default gateway address also called as routers IP address as 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1. Even there are some exceptions, for example, 2 wire’s router default address is 192.168.1.254. And if the router of popular companies then the IP address is 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1, we can check the default gateway address or IP address of the router at back side of the router.
- Change your computer or browser
Even your network is ok sometimes your system’s browser stop working smoothly. This means your router is working properly. So, log in the router management page by using the username and password. if you don’t change the default username and password see at the back of the router for the username and password. If there is no username and password then google it with the brand and model names.
- Forgot router’s password
Sometimes your browser stops working properly even your network is working properly, this means your router is working properly, so login the router management page by using the username and password. if you have not changed the default password of the router at yet then see at the back of the router for the username and password. If there is no username and password then google it with the brand and model names.
- Reset your router
Many people will do this Restarting or resetting the router when they forgot their username or password, by this resetting router the router status gets back to normal and the router’s software is renewed so that it does not lose packets.
It is very simple to reset, take a needle and press into the hole which is near the power button. If the light at power port blinks then the router is reset and it is ready to change settings but before power on the router.
The above steps solve the problems of any login issue, routers problem or network problem and we explain clearly What to do if you Can’t log in to Your Wireless Router