When do I access the web-based setup page?
While you have the option to use the software that came with your router or access point, accessing the web-based setup page is necessary if you encounter the following issues while installing or configuring:
Setup software is not working
Advance configuration is required for certain applications
Checking of local and wireless settings
Accessing the web-based setup page can be done using any of your computer or web browsers. This article will guide you on how to access the router’s web-based setup page using a Mac® computer.
IMPORTANT: The following must be available before proceeding with the steps below:
IP address of the router
Router User name and Password
NOTE: To learn how to check the router’s IP address using a Mac computer, click here.
Launch your computer’s web browser such as Safari® or Firefox®.
Enter the router's IP address in the Address bar and press Return.
NOTE: The default IP address of Linksys routers is 192.168.1.1.
Enter your router’s Name and Password when prompted and click Log In to continue.
NOTE: If you have not changed the name and password of your router, leave the Name field blank and enter “admin” in the Password field.
NOTE: If you are having difficulties accessing the router's web-based setup page, click here for recommended solutions.
Checking the Mac® computer's connection to the router
Router not Accepting the Password
Encountering difficulties accessing the router's web-based setup page