192.168.100.1 is one of the popular router login IP address, just like 192.168.1.1 (also written as 192.168.l.l), 192.168.0.1, 192.168.l.254 and 192.168.l.2. IP Address 192.168.100.1 is majorly used in countries like Indonesia, Brazil, United States, Mexico and Saudi Arabia. Sometimes it is also miss typed as 192.168.l00.1. It’s necessary for entering into the device’s web-interface (someone calls it administration panel). When you click the url, you are asked me to enter administrative username and password which comes along with your modem. With the help of 192.168.100.1, you can manage your network settings. It’s so easy to login and install 192.168.100.1 IP by inserting the password. The things which you manage/edit are:
Network management options like LAN, WAN and WLAN settings
DNS and Proxy
Network Security options like passwords and encryption type
NOTE:The IP address 192.168.100.1 is registered by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) as a part of private network 192.168.100 .0/24. IP addresses in the private space are not assigned to any specific organization and anybody may use these IP addresses without the consent of a regional Internet registry as described in RFC 1918, unlike public IP addresses.
Keep reading our post to know more about 192.168.100.1.
It’s human brain and can easily forget router’s IP address. So, First of all don’t panic when you forget IP Address. Because, there are many ways developed by manufacturers to find out easily:
Returning router’s IP address by checking it
Returning router’s IP address by RESETTING method. To do it, you need find reset button, press and hold it for about 30 seconds
Notice:Resetting of your router will return your settings to factory defaults. It means that all changes that you have done will be cleared. IP address would be returned to 192.168.100.1 too, so you can use it when entering in administration panel by using default “admin” password and username.
Notice:You mustn’t reset your router, if there are no problems, which can be solved by this method. Don’t forget that all changes would be cleared!
How to change Wifi Password
To change the wifi password follow the steps mentioned below:
Log in to your router with the help of above-mentioned IP addresses.
Use the default credentials to login.
Go to Setup -> Wireless Security.
Select Security mode (if you don’t know what you’re doing then leave it to default).
Edit your pre-shared key (This is the wifi password).
Go to management and select Reboot.
Wait for the process to complete.
Congrats, you’ve successfully changed your wifi’s password.
Why do you need 192.168.100.1 web-interface (administration panel)?
One of the important thing for each and every router’s owner named as Administration panel. Now, If you want to use the device without taking help from anybody else, then you must find out the complete details about Web-interface for doing the changes in your device’s settings. Data security is one of the important elements in means of settings and you preferably need that for the protection from the hackers (who steal your all private information). That’s why you need 192.168.100.1 web-interface as administration panel.
Fastest Way to Logging to 192.168.100.1
If you want to logging into the 192.168.100.1 IP address then here’s the fastest way to logging in: http://192.168.100.1/ . There are two ways to go through this IP address. Firstly, you can directly copy the address and paste it into your browser address bar. Another one is, you can manually enter the ip address by typing the number delimited by full stops (periods) within your any of the browser address bar.
Now, you must be thinking that why the number format is necessary here?
Main reason for using the number format example XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX ; It represents the IP address, which is a unique label assigned to every device in the network that use Internet protocol in the format of IPv4 address and containing 32bit number. There are number of devices connected through the internet with the possible number of IPv4 addresses, IPv6, a 128-bit format, so it’s worth to know about their development and in use case here.
192.168.100.1 in the IPVv6 format would look like 0:0:0:0:0:ffff:c0a8:6401.
There is couple of private ranges of IP addreses:
IANA-reserved private IPv4 network ranges
No. of addresses
24-bit block (/8 prefix, 1 × A)
20-bit block (/12 prefix, 16 × B)
16-bit block (/16 prefix, 256 × C)
You can use any of them inside your private network according to utilization.
Getting Error: THIS SITE CAN’T BE REACHED
192.168.100.1 took too long to respond.
Checking the connection
Checking the proxy and the firewall
Running Windows Network Diagnostics
If you are getting error like this while tried to connect to your router with any of the IP Addresses, cause might be one of the following:
your router IP address is different e.g. 192.168.1.1
your router is turned off
your lan cable is disconnected
your wifi or lan connection is disabled
your or router firewall is stopping you to access the router
your wifi or lan is not installed properly or it has malfunction
your router is malfunctioned
I guess now you’re comfortable with using 192.168.100.1 and can easily do the required changes. For any help, query or doubt you may comment below and we’ll try to reply as soon as possible.
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