192.168.100.1 is a private network IP address used for the internal purposes of office environments, residential homes, and private business networks only. This IP address can’t be accessed by any users for general purposes. A private network has some restrictions so that it can establish a secure and safe environment. The configuration of the particular IP address has generated specifically so that the devices that are outside of this network won’t be able to access it. That means, it ensures the ultimate protection from any unauthorized users.
192.168.100.1 is a common IP address and it can be assigned easily to your device by using LAN. Moreover, you can also assign this IP address to other routers as their default gateway. Router manufacturing companies like ARRIS, Huawei, Netgear use this IP address in their device to log into the admin panel. It also can help you to change the configuration settings of the device. Since this IP address can easily be assigned to any devices using LAN, therefore chrome casts, desktop computers, Smart TVs, Phones, Laptops can use it without any difficulties. Sometimes, Netgear routers also use 192.168.1.1 for login purposes as well.
To log into the admin page of the 192.168.100.1 Router, you can have a quick look at the steps mentioned below:
First of all, open a web browser on your computer. Then, type “https://192.168.100.1” in the address bar and hit the Enter key from the keyboard.
It will then navigate you to the login page. It’s like a gateway to the admin page of the router. Next, type the default Password and Username of the router in the specific field and click on the login button.
Note: You can check the default Password and Username of the 192.168.100.1 IP address in the box of the device. Otherwise, you can type the Password and Username by following the below combination:
1st: Username: “admin”, Password: “admin”
2nd: Username: “admin”, Password: “password”
3rd: Username: keep it blank (nothing), Password: keep it blank (nothing)
4th: Username: “admin”, Password: “1234”
5th: Username: “admin”, Password: “motorola”
If you change the default Password and Username and if you forget the new Password and Username, then you have to reset the router.
As a result, it will open the admin dashboard of the router. Then, you have to perform the following tasks:
To reset the settings of the 192.168.100.1 Router, you can take a glance at the steps described below:
Now, you can access the admin login page of the router easily.
Sometimes, users face several errors while accessing the default gateways login page of the router. After entering the IP address in the address bar, if you see any errors like “This site can’t be reached”, you can follow the below steps in order to resolve the error:
Now, the error you encounter will be fixed as expected.
To troubleshoot the router and to access its login page, you can perform the steps provided below:
In the beginning, reset the router by following the steps we have mentioned earlier. Afterward, connect the router with the Laptop/PC using an Ethernet cable.
Go to the Start menu and open the Control Panel option. Navigate to the ‘Network and Internet’ category. It will open a list of some options. Choose the ‘Network and Sharing center’ option showing at the top of the list.
Tap on the ‘Change Adapter Settings’ option from the left pane of the screen. Afterward, select the Ethernet option from the next window and right-click on it.
Next, choose the Properties option from the list. Click on the ‘Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4)’ option from the ‘Ethernet Properties’ window. Then, click on the Properties option from the next page.
Once the ‘Internet Protocol Version 4(TCP/IPv4) Properties’ window opens, tap on the ‘Use the following IP address’ option. Enter the IP address of your Laptop or PC in the ‘IP address’ field. Then, enter the same IP address in the ‘Default Gateway’ field.
Afterward, enter the default IP address of the router and tap on the OK button to continue.
Now, navigate to the Start menu and type “command prompt” in the search field. Type “ipconfig” in the command line under the Command Prompt window. Next, hit the Enter key from the keyboard to run the command. Now, you will see the IP address of the router on the screen.
To check whether it is working or not, open the browser once again. Go to the address bar and type the IP address 192.168.100.1. Press Enter. If you see that the login page of the router appears, then you need to understand that the IP address 192.168.100.1 has started to work.