Entering the address 192.168.1.254 is very easy. Normally you need to enter there to configure the Wi-Fi wireless network of the modem router, to prevent neighbours from stealing the Wi-Fi or to make some network routing settings, among other things. A large number of routers use this IP address to access them, an example of this is the Telmex modem (Internet service provider from several countries such as Mexico for example).
The IP address 192.168.l.254 is the router’s default gateway. It is a private IP which is only known within a network and not on the Internet as are the public IP addresses.
The need to enter the Wi-Fi configuration of the router is usually due to the large number of these computers that come by default with a very weak security configuration, for example with types of WEP networks or open networks, to which any third party You can connect and use the Internet service.
You can confirm your default gateway by reading the user manual that the router or modem brings or also from the Windows CMD by executing the IP / config command, there it will show you the default gateway of your network, you can also realize knowing the private IP address of your computer.
Now to access the configuration of the modem or router you just have to type that 192.168.1.254 in the address bar of the browser and then press the ENTER key, do not forget to enter https: / /, but you may not want to enter. Then you will be asked for the access data which really varies depending on your Internet service provider, the best thing to do is call them directly, which will give you a better solution in that case.
It should be noted that to ensure correct access you must have a direct computer connected via a network cable to the modem or router, since if it is over Wi-Fi there may be interference. In case of having any inconvenience to connect to the network, it would be to try restarting the router and if it still continues the problem would be to reset the modem.
How To Enter The Arris Modem?
- After having the gateway it will be easy to access the modem. The first thing you should do is go to your browser and type the gateway in the address bar.
- Press Enter and it should take you to the login panel (router login). Here comes the dilemma with all the routers, knowing the password and user to enter.
- Normally the routers bring a label on the back where this information is shown, but in case your modem did not bring it, we leave you a table with the possible logon options in the different models.