How to change the IP Address on a Netgear SRXN3205 router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Netgear SRXN3205 router.

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This is the ip address guide for the Netgear SRXN3205.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 SRXN3205

To get started configuring the Netgear SRXN3205 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 SRXN3205, follow our Netgear SRXN3205 Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Netgear SRXN3205

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 logging into the Netgear SRXN3205, you start on the Router Status page. When you want to change your IP Address, the address you see when inside your network, click the choice in the yellow bar at the top of the page labeled Network Configuration. Then, in the light blue bar below the yellow one, click LAN Settings, finally, click the tab labeled LAN Setup.

Configure the LAN section of your Netgear SRXN3205

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This is the setup page from your Netgear router.

On this new page, the first section is labeled LAN TCP/IP Setup. In this section, place your cursor in the first of the four boxes labeled IP Address. Type in your new address you have picked out for your Router. One suggestion is to use the address of 192.168.1.1

Don't change the Subnet Mask, this needs to stay at 255.255.255.0

When you have finished making these changes, you need to save 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 SRXN3205 Info

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This is the ip address guide for the Netgear SRXN3205.We also have the following guides for the same router: