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Definition: is the default IP address for certain models of home broadband routers and access points typically sold outside of the United States.

Using to Connect to a Router

If a router is using address on the local network, you can log into the router's console by pointing a Web browser to

How Works

This IP address is set as default by the manufacturer for some Philips, Senao and a few other routers and access points. However, any router or computer on a local network can be set to use (To avoid address conflicts, only one device on the network should use it, however.) is a private IPv4 network address meaning that you cannot connect to a router from outside the home network using this address. Instead, you must use the router's public IP address.

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