You might have come across a situation where you need to access your router’s setup page to configure some changes accordingly. However, you might have forgotten your modem, IP Address.
Don’t worry! I am here to help you out.
Every modem has a unique Internet Protocol Address or IP address.
To understand more clearly,
Modem IP address is a series of numbers, i.e., unique of every modem. Now today, in this article, I will tell you that how you can find a Modem IP address.
How to find the modem IP address on Windows PC?
So, let’s start with the step-by-step guide to find the modem IP address on the Windows platform. Make sure to follow each step carefully.
i) Go to the ‘Start’ menu and click ‘Run.’ A search box will open where you can search.
ii) Type ‘cmd’ and tap on ‘OK.’ Wait for a while, and then a black screen will appear with the computer’s username.
iii) Now, you need to type ‘ipconfig’ in the command prompt and press ‘Enter.’
Scroll down and view the displayed network information, including the modem’s IP address. This particular address is a series of numbers and periods.
Finding your Modem’s IP address in MacOS X
The next method mentioned is for Mac users only. So, if you own a macOS X, then follow this guide to find the modem IP address.
Here is the guide:-
i) Tap on ‘Apple’ icon from the top-left corner and choose ‘System Preferences.’ Now, go to the Network icon in the system preferences.
ii) Select your network connection — like a Wifi or a wired connection and click on the ‘Advanced’ option.
iii) A new window that is ’Network’ window will open from where you can select the ’TCP/IP’ tab. You’ll see 192.168.l.254 modem network IP address.
Finding Modem IP address in iPhone and iPad devices?
Now, you’ve already known that how you can find the modem IP address in Windows and Mac its time to find the modem IP address on iPhone and iPad.
i) Open iPhone or iPad lock and head to ‘Settings’ and click on Wifi and then click on the name of your Wifi network.
ii) From the Wifi Network, you can see the modem IP address of the connected network.
A lot of you have some questions about why I don’t mention methods to find the modem IP address in Android devices. Well, Android doesn’t provide any way to view network connection information; however, you can still use a third-party application to get the modem IP address information.
Some, of the apps like Wi-fi Analyzer, can help you in such situations as it provides an excellent way to find the modem IP address.
I have tried to mention how to find a modem IP address on almost every platform. Now, if you think that you have any other method, then do enlighten them in the comment section.
Also, if you have any queries or suggestions, leave a comment below.