How to change the IP Address on a Netgear FWG114P router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Netgear FWG114P router.

Other Netgear FWG114P Guides

This is the ip address guide for the Netgear FWG114P.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 192.168.0.1 or 10.0.0.1. 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 Netgear FWG114P

To get started configuring the Netgear FWG114P LAN page you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Netgear FWG114P, follow our Netgear FWG114P Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Netgear FWG114P

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 Netgear router.

After you have logged into the Netgear FWG114P you should be on the Router Status page. The first thing to do is scroll down the dark blue bar on the left and click the choice of LAN IP Setup.

Configure the LAN section of your Netgear FWG114P

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

You are now on the right page to change your IP Address, the address you can see from inside your network. Place your cursor in the first of four boxes labeled IP Address, and enter the new one you have chosen for your Router. One good choice is the address of 192.168.1.1

Please leave the Subnet Mask at 255.255.255.0

Click Apply when you have finished your changes.

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 Netgear FWG114P Info

Don't forget about our other Netgear FWG114P info that you might be interested in.

This is the ip address guide for the Netgear FWG114P.We also have the following guides for the same router: