The IP address 192.168.1.2 can be used on the computer and wireless router, it is a private IPv4 network address. Your computer’s IP might be 192.168.1.2, your router’s IP may be it, too. It is a important IP address, will be used in many cases.
If your computer’s ip is 192.168.1.2, you must be in the LAN, and the router’s IP address is 192.168.1.1. The router give your computer a IP with DHCP.
What is DHCP?
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a network protocol that enables a server to automatically assign an IP address to a computer from a defined range of numbers (i.e., a scope) configured for a given network.
Static IP addresses
When a computer uses a static IP address 192.168.1.2, it means that the computer is manually configured to use a specific IP address. One problem with static assignment, which can result from user error or inattention to detail, occurs when two computers are configured with the same IP address. This creates a conflict that results in loss of service. Using DHCP to dynamically assign IP addresses minimizes these conflicts.
Router use 192.168.1.2
If the IP address 192.168.1.2 has been used on the router, it is the management web address of the wireless router, you can set router easily. First, enter http://192.168.1.2 in the browse bar. Then, enter the username and password of your router, they are on the back of routers.
Forgot the username or password?
1. Click default username and password list.
2. Reset your router by holding the reset button for 10s.
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