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Accessing the web-based setup page of the Linksys Gigabit VPN router

Accessing the router’s web-based setup page is very important especially if you want to configure advanced settings.  Some configurations that can be done on the page is to set up VPN tunnel for your network, configure access rules, forward ports for your game console and video camera, and set up your Linksys router manually.
 
Follow the steps below to learn how to access your Linksys router’s web-based setup page:
 
IMPORTANT:  Before accessing the router’s web-based setup page, make sure the router is powered ON and the computer is wired to one (1) of the Ethernet ports on the router (1, 2, 3 or 4).

 
Accessing the router’s web-based setup page
 
After connecting your computer to the router, make sure that the LED corresponding to the port where the computer is connected to is ON.
 
Step 1:
Launch a web browser like Internet Explorer.
 
Step 2:
In the Address bar, enter “192.168.1.1” then press [Enter].  If the IP address of your router has been changed, enter it instead.

 
Step 3:
Enter “admin” in the Username and Password field.  If you have set up a different Username and Password for your Linksys router before, enter your personalized credentials instead.  Then, click Log In.
 
 
The router’s web-based setup page should now appear like the one below:


Unable to access the router’s web-based setup page
 
If you are unable to access your router’s web-based setup page, reset your router.  You can do this by pressing the Reset button at the back of the router using a pin or paperclip for 10 seconds.  After resetting, try re-accessing the setup page by using the default IP address “192.168.1.1”.

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