192.168.2.1 is a private IP Address that is used by many broadband router and modem companies such as Belkin as the default access gateway to access the Configuration/Admin Panel.
It is set by the manufacturer company as the default access point, but users can change it to 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1 if they like. Just like other private IP Addresses, it is also a host address and it can be allocated to one device only.
How to Login to 192.168.2.1?
To login into 192.168.2.1 and access the Admin Panel for your Router, follow these steps:
- Once you are connected to the network, either by an Ethernet Cable or wirelessly, open a web browser.
- In the address bar, type http://192.168.2.1 or 192.168.2.1.
- A login page will appear for the Admin Panel.
- Enter the login details for the Admin Panel.
- Once you enter the login details, you will be logged in into the admin panel of your router and will be able to change different options.
Once you login into the Admin Panel of your Router, you can configure many router related Settings from there. You can also configure 192.168.2.1 and change the default local address.
Through the LAN Section in Router’s Admin Panel, you will be able to change the default local IP Address to other Addresses such as 192.168.0.1 or 192.168.1.1.
Forgot IP Address Username and Password?
If you have forgotten the username and/or password for 192.168.2.1 login page or don’t know the default login credentials then:
- Check the Router’s label/box in which it came. Usually, the default login username and password and written on it along with the router’s serial number.
- If you changed the password and have forgotten it then you should perform a factory reset. Look for a hidden button on the back of your router. Press and hold that button with the help of a needle or a paper clip for 10-15 seconds. The router will reboot itself. After it powers up, everything will be reset to the defaults including any changed passwords.