Router Login is an IP address supported by many routers using which a person can reach the web interface of their routers and change various settings. Most Linksys routers work on this IP. It is also an alternative to linksyssmartwifi.com. Read the sections given below to learn everything related to the router login IP.

How to Access Admin IP?

To access the login IP of your Linksys router, you should follow the steps given below. But, before all that, you have to be very sure that you have access to an active internet connection.


  • Connect the Ethernet port of your laptop/computer to the LAN port of your Linksys router.
  • In case you don’t have an Ethernet cable, you should connect your laptop/computer to the router’s WiFi network.
  • Once done, open Chrome, Edge, or a similar web browser.
  • Into the URL bar, type
  • Press the Enter key.
  • The Linksys router login page will be displayed.

This is a sign that you have successfully accessed the default IP of your Linksys router. For further process, you should enter the default user name and password of the router which is “admin” and “admin” respectively.

Note: You will not be able to complete the login process using the default password and username and if you changed them during setup. Also, be very sure that you are not committing typing mistakes during login.

Why is Not Working?

If you are not able to access the Linksys router IP, you should first of all check the network to which you are connected. Some people, in a hurry, connect their PCs to a different network rather than the Linksys router and come up with the same problem. It is strictly recommended to access the Linksys router login only using a PC connected to the Linksys network. If you still fail, give these tips a try:

Update the Browser Disable Antivirus Restart the Router
You might be failing because of an outdated web browser. Therefore, go to settings of your web browser and update it. Given below are the steps to update Chrome: An antivirus program installed on your PC might be interfering with the process. Thus, you should temporarily disable it. The steps are given below for Mcafee: Glitches on router can also stop you from accessing the IP for login. So, you should restart the router to eliminate them. Here’s how to reboot the router:
On the top-right corner, select More > Help. Open Mcafee on your computer. Unplug the router from its power outlet.
Select About Google Chrome. Click My Protection. Click My Protection.
Click Update Google Chrome > Relaunch. Select Turn Off > Real-Time Scanning. Replug the Linksys router and switch it on.

Quick Tip: There is also a possibility that your router does not work on Thus, you should confirm the default IP from the user manual of the product.

How to Change Login Password?

You can change the login password of your Linksys router after accessing the IP address. For your ease, we have mentioned the steps below:

  • Log in to the Linksys router using the default IP address.
  • On the web-based setup page of the router, select Configuration.
  • Choose Administration.


  • Select Password from the drop-down menu.
  • You will now see the Password window.
  • Type the new password into the Router Password field.
  • Input the password again into the Re-enter to Confirm field.
  • Lastly, click Save.

The password of your router will be changed. With that, you will be taken to the login page. Try to log in using the new admin password of the router to verify if the changes are done or not. – Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Why can’t I access
You might be failing because of the wrong IP entry. May be you entered 192.168. 1.1. Thus, make sure that you have entered the correct IP.

Q2. What is password?

The default login password for Linksys router is admin (in lowercase). You should ensure that the password is entered without mistakes.

Q3. Where does take me?

This IP will take you to the login page of your Linksys WiFi router.

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