How to Setup Router Password -192.168.1.1?

How to Setup Router Password -192.168.1.1?Changing the link router’s password at regular intervals safeguards your dlink router from any unauthorized access. While dlink router setup and installation, dlink provides with the default router username and passwords, which should be changed to setup a strong and secure dlink router password by simple steps following dlink router login via dlinkrouter.local.

Remember to set up router password to avoid network insecurity and note down the dlink router’s IP address that is 192/168.1.1 before dlink router password setup. Dlink router uses two passwords – one for DLink router login to access the web configuration GUI interface and the other for connecting to the dlink router network that is pre pre-shared key for connecting to wireless network settings. Let’s examine setting up of both the dlink router passwords to secure the dlink router access. 

Steps to setup dlink router password – 192.168.1.1 IP login:

  • Access a D-link supported web browser window on your computer.
  • Your computer must be connected to the D-link router’s network by wired connection or over wifi.
  • Navigate to Dlink router’s IP address 192.168.1.1 with a prefix http:// on the address bar.
  • You can also use dlinkrouter.local as default dlink router login web address.
  • D-link router login authentication screen appears.
  • D-link router login authentication screen prompts to input D-link router login details.
  • Key in ‘admin’ as default username and no password (leave the password field blank).
  • You are directed to the dlink router’s web GUI.
  • Take the cursor to the setup tab at the top panel of GUI and select it.
  • Visit the Wireless Settings menu.
  • Click on the manual wireless network setup option.
  • Scrolling down the page, move ahead to reach the wireless security mode tab.
  • In the pre- shared key field box, Set up router password by recreating a new password.
  • Assign new passwords for both the 2.4GHz and 5GHz.
  • Apply the settings by clicking on Save.

Dlink router setup password uses another method as well, which is using the mydlink account as discussed below. 

Steps to setup router password – using mydlink:

This requires the dlink wifi router to be associated with mydlink after the ted link router is complete. To setup dlink router default password, either log in to the mydlink web portal which uses LAN address www.mydlink.com or mydlink app installed on the mobile phone.

  • Visit mydlink website address https://www.mydlink.com from the web browser.
  • Hit enter to login.
  • Mydlink login authentication page appears.
  • To login, Enter your existing mydlink account registered email ID and password.
  • Click on Sign in.
  • You are directed to the Dlink router’ configuration home page.
  • Choose your D-link router model from My Devices list. 
  • Select the Settings option.
  • Go to the Basic Settings tab to set up a dlink router password. 
  • Click on the Show Password checkbox, this displays the previous password on your screen. 
  • Recreate new password and enter in password field.
  • Click Apply to save the setup password.
  • When prompted, confirm the new dlink setup router password.  
  • Click on yes option.
  • It would take 80 seconds to save and update the setup router password settings.

How to setup router password for dlink router login?

This requires launching the d link router’s setup page through dlink router.local login or default IP login.

  • Start a D-link supported web browser window on your computer.
  • Your computer must be connected to the D-link router’s network by wired connection or over wifi.
  • In the address field, enter the Dlink router’s LAN address dlinkrouter.local for dlink router login.
  • Click on the enter key for login.
  • D-link router login authentication screen appears.
  • D-link router login authentication screen prompts to input D-link router login details.
  • Key in ‘admin’ as default username and no password (leave the password field blank).
  • You are directed to the dlink router’s web GUI.
  • Click on the Advanced tab at the top panel of GUI.
  • Click on the Users button option.
  • Click on the Admin user option.
  • Select the Edit button to set up the dlink router password.
  • Assign a new login password.
  • Retype and confirm the same in the given field.
February 27, 2021