router configuration panel????

By squallwesker
Aug 23, 2004
  1. hi there. my name is fred and i heard about a router configuration panel that people with routers for their dsl and cable internet connections. is that true? if it is how do i get to it. i heard of one way but it doesnt work. i know my router/cable modem is from rca. and i know my ip address. since i dont know how private that is i will just leave it at that. any help??
  2. guruboy

    guruboy TS Rookie Posts: 26

    The router configuration panel differs from brand to brand. Linksys, for example, has a default of, with a blank username and 'admin' as the password. DLink routers use

    Do you know what the IP of your router is?
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    You should check the documentation for your modem/router. If it is a router at all. If you are not sharing your internet connection and the modem box doesn't have several local ports on it then it is most likely just a bridge and not a router meaning you can't configure anything.

    Routers are made with many configuration options. The most common is a web page accessible at the routers local IP address but you may have to use telnet or a serial console if the router isn't that avanced.
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