The access to the router is carried out through its IP address, which always sounds 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1 From a browser you access that IP address and enter the configuration.
There is a manual way to access the router through the browser, using your IP address. To connect to the Internet and connect all the devices (PC, smartphones, consoles, tablets, etc), the router assigns a local IP address to each device, starting with 192.168. He himself stays with the first: 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1. Other devices connected to the network have addresses of type 192.168.1.104, 192.168.1.102, etc.
To enter the router, launch a browser. In the field where you normally write the name of the web you want to visit, write: http://192.168.1.1 It is possible that a message appears indicating that you use a certain browser. Pay attention to him. If nothing happens, then try http://192.168.0.1.
How to change the router password?
Access the router through the IP address 192.168.1.1 and enter the username and password you have obtained through the methods just explained.
You will enter the router configuration menu. Each brand has its own menu and even calls the same things with different names, so here we are going to give a generic explanation of the steps to be taken. If you want a complete explanation go to the router manual or to the user forums of the operator or the brand of the router that you use.
Almost all the menus of the routers usually include tabs to access a fast, basic and advanced configuration , as well as to the Administration
One of the most common uses of accessing the router configuration is the possibility of changing the name of the WiFi network, and its password. Most routers come with a default WiFi network, whose name and password are displayed on a sticker on the router, or in the manual. These default keys are easy to hack. Any neighbor can hack your WiFi by default and use it for free without paying, stealing bandwidth. Also if you commit any crime will be associated with your WiFi network. That is why it is important to change the name and password of the WiFi network that comes by default in your router.