FRITZ 6490 Cable Login Instructions

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This page shows you how to login to the FRITZ 6490 Cable router.

Other FRITZ 6490 Cable Guides

This is the login guide for the FRITZ 6490 Cable.We also have the following guides for the same router:

Find Your FRITZ 6490 Cable Router IP Address

We need to know the Internal IP Address of your FRITZ 6490 Cable router before we can login to it.

192.168.178.1

If you did not see your router's ip address in the list above. There are 2 additional ways that you can determine your router's IP address:

  1. You can either follow our How To Find Your Routers IP Address guide.
  2. Or you can use our free software called Router IP Address.

Now that you have your router's Internal IP Address we are ready to login to it.

Login to the FRITZ 6490 Cable Router

The FRITZ 6490 Cable has a web interface for configuration. You can use any web browser you like to login to the FRITZ 6490 Cable. In this example we'll use Internet Explorer.

Enter FRITZ 6490 Cable Internal IP Address

Put the Internal IP Address of your FRITZ 6490 Cable in the Address Bar of your web browser. It looks like this:

Then press the Enter key on your keyboard. You should see a dialog box pop up asking your for your FRITZ 6490 Cable username and password.

FRITZ 6490 Cable Default Username and Password

You need to know the username and password to login to your FRITZ 6490 Cable. All of the default usernames and passwords for the FRITZ 6490 Cable are listed below.

admin admin

Enter your username and password in the dialog box that pops up. It looks like this:

router login screen
This is the login page from your FRITZ router.

FRITZ 6490 Cable Home Screen

You should now see the FRITZ 6490 Cable Home Screen, which looks like this.

router status mac address internet IP
This is the status page from your FRITZ router.

If you see this screen, then congratulations, you are now logged in to your FRITZ 6490 Cable. You are now ready to follow one of our other guides.

Solutions To FRITZ 6490 Cable Login Problems

If you can not get logged in to your router, here a few possible solutions you can try.

FRITZ 6490 Cable Password Doesn't Work

You should try other FRITZ passwords. We have a large list of FRITZ Passwords that you can try located here. Perhaps your router's default password is different than what we have listed here.

Forgot Password to FRITZ 6490 Cable Router

If your Internet Service Provider supplied you with your router then you might want to try giving them a call and see if they either know what your router's username and password are, or maybe they can reset it for you.

How to Reset the FRITZ 6490 Cable Router To Default Settings

If you still can not get logged in then you are probably going to have to reset your router to its default settings. You may want to follow our guide called How To Reset your Router.

Other FRITZ 6490 Cable Guides

Here are some of our other FRITZ 6490 Cable info that you might be interested in.

This is the login guide for the FRITZ 6490 Cable.We also have the following guides for the same router: