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What Is the Default IP Address of a Netgear Router?


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Question: What Is the Default IP Address of a Netgear Router?
Home network routers are designed to use a default IP address when first powered on. This allows you to access the administrative functions for router setup. This IP address is the local / private network address sometimes called the default gateway.
Answer: The default IP address of Netgear routers is Note that this address is for the local network only. The Netgear router will obtain another, public IP address when connecting to the Internet.

As an administrator, you can change this default IP address as needed. Changing the router's default IP address may be necessary to avoid conflict with the IP address of an Internet modem or another router already installed on

Some Netgear routers also support a feature that automatically redirects connections to its home page ( to http://routerlogin.com/. Netgear provides routerlogin.com (and routerlogin.net) as a service that gives router owners an alternative to remembering the IP address of their device.

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