192.168.2.1 – it’s the ip address of most of the Belkin and SMC models. SMCs are one of the best home made routers that are mostly favorite among the people who wants to set up an internet inside their home. It’s simple and east to use so that it attracts it’s home size users. Belkin also comes under the same category. It’s primary loved by the users of small office, small homes and the places where the coverage area is very low and easy to be covered by a small router.
192.168.2.1 Router login
Simply typing the address http://192.168.2.1 in your default browser will take you to the location of the router settings where you can just login and change the settings easily. Before you go on to the router setup page just understand that you need to know the default username and pass to access the main router configuration page. Once you enter the above location 192.168.2.1 with the correct router then you are welcomed by the router setting page. There just enter the default username and password and it will immediately take you to the settings page.
You can find the default credentials for many devices down below.
Also remember to change the default to some other random strong password for the purpose of security. Really try choosing some strong password. Also note that once you change the WiFi password through the router settings page then remember that the internet that you have connected through the WiFi will suddenly stops working and need to re-enter the WiFi password all over again and establish the new connection.
Some Cons of 192.168.2.1
If you use the ip address 192.168.2.1 then you will not be able to connect to any of the routers that are available outside your home or outside your office. This is because this IP address is not a public address and it’s a private one. Please make sure to check the default ip gateway list and connect to the correct router.
How to login using 192.168.2.1?
The first step to log in to the console on-board on your router is to open your favorite browser. Once you’ve done that, click on the address bar and enter http://192.168.2.1. As long as you have entered the exact numbers (and you’re using the relevant implementation of the router), you will be prompted to enter your login information. Enter your username and password and you will be able to access the console. From here, you can make changes to the settings of your router include: WAN, LAN, WLAN, PPPoE, WPS, MAC, DSL, DCHP clients and various security options.
Limitations of “192.168.2.1”
Because it is a private IPv4 address of 192.168.2.1 should limit is that you can only link to a router inside your network. If you want to run simultaneously two routers on your network, you must assign a separate address. By examining the default port, you can find the local router IP address used.
How to access 192.168.2.1?
You can access the admin panel of your modem by opening your browser and type http://192.168.2.1 in the address bar. If you forget your password, the easiest way is to hold the reset button for 15 minutes to restore your router to make the default factory.
How to change 192.168.2.1?
If you want to change the default address of your router, you should use the administration console, can be accessed by logging into your router is detailed above.