You may be noticing that your internet connection is being used by others. This generally happens if you are staying in an apartment or you are sharing a common office space. The reason is that you have not changed your username and password for getting access to the router admin page. After you get access to the settings page of the router you can make changes to the display of network, make sure who can access that, and ultimately make sure that your connection is secure.
You Should understand how important it is to change the Router Admin IP address and Password so that no one else other than you can change the access protocol. It is something everybody should do after they get a new router.
There are routers of various makers like Linksys, D-Link, Belkin, Netgear, Asus and various other companies. Different manufacturers have different password and username. Let us all of these different manufactures routers defaults username and password in details.
Username And Password For All Different Routers
It can be seen that the Linksys routers have the same user name and password for getting access to the admin page. To access the login page, you have to type “http://192.168.l.l” in the browser address bar or if you are having a smart router you need to type http://myrouter.local”.
The password and user name both are “admin”. You must make sure that you change the user name and password on first time you login. Otherwise, you may find that others are having access to the admin page and doing unnecessary changes.
In order to access the admin page of D-Link router you likewise need to type either “http://mydlinkrouter.com” or http://192.168.0.1” in the address bar of the web browser. The user name is “admin” and the password is blank. The first thing that you need to do when you first log in is to provide a suitable password so that no one other than you can access the admin page. Create a insanely cool and awesome password which nobody can ever guess.
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It may be the case that you are not using a router of the above companies. Then also you can find the user name and password for the router you are using. In case you are using Windows 10 you need to type “cmd” in the search field and go to the command prompt. In the window that pops up you need to type “ipconfig”. In the resulting page the value written besides Default Gateway is the IP address of the router that you are using. Now as you have the IP address you can type that in the address bar of the web browser.
You will find a list of user name and pass word in the net depending upon the manufacturer of the router. If you see that you cannot login using those user name or password in that list according to the manufacturer of your router, then it may be the case that your user name or password has been changed. You have to then reset the router to the factory setting. Please be careful now as you first log in you need to change the password and user name and keep that secret from others.