How to change the IP Address on a Hiro H50188 router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Hiro H50188 router.

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This is the ip address guide for the Hiro H50188.We also have the following guides for the same router:

What is the LAN IP Address of a Router

The LAN IP Address of a router is also known as its internal IP address. It is also the IP address that you connect to when you want to configure your router. It is only useful from inside your network and has no use from the Internet side.

Routers have 2 IP addresses: an internal ip address and an external ip address. The external IP address is assigned to you by your Internet Service Provider, or ISP, and is generally not something that you can change. The internal IP address is set to a default value at the factory but can be changed if you want.

Common internal IP addresses for routers are:

It is generally a good idea to make the last number of your router's internal IP address a '1', as in or This is not necessary, but many people do it and it makes it a bit easier to remember which IP address is assigned to your router. If you want to change the internal IP address of your router, this guide shows you how.

Login To The Hiro H50188

To get started configuring the Hiro H50188 LAN page you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Hiro H50188, follow our Hiro H50188 Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Hiro H50188

If you followed our login guide above then you should see this screen.

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

Once you have finished logging into the Hiro H50188 you find yourself at the Help page. The first thing to do when changing your IP Address is to click the tab at the top of the page labeled Interface Setup, then LAN, this is smaller and under Interface Setup.

Configure the LAN section of your Hiro H50188

router setup
This is the setup page from your Hiro router.

Next, click the box marked IP Address and enter your new address here. We suggest using the address of, such as the one that is in this screenshot, this is a good choice for your Router.

You do not want to change the Subnet Mask, this needs to stay at at all times. The DHCP should also be left enabled, this allows your Router to choose these for you.

Don't forget to Save when you are done.

Possible Problems when Changing your LAN IP Address

When you change your LAN IP Address you are making a fundamental change to how your network functions and all computers on your network will be affected. You will lose your Internet connection when you apply these changes. Your router may reboot and require a couple of minutes to start responding again.

Also note that some computers may need to be rebooted after you make this change before they can talk to the router or on the Internet again.

Other Hiro H50188 Info

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This is the ip address guide for the Hiro H50188.We also have the following guides for the same router: