How to change the IP Address on a Netgear TA612V router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Netgear TA612V router.

Other Netgear TA612V Guides

This is the ip address guide for the Netgear TA612V.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 TA612V

To get started configuring the Netgear TA612V 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 TA612V, follow our Netgear TA612V Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Netgear TA612V

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.

Now that you have logged into the Netgear TA612V you should see the Basic Settings page. When you need to change your IP Address, the address you see when inside your network, click the choice on the left labeled LAN IP Setup.

Configure the LAN section of your Netgear TA612V

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

Once on this new page, place your cursor in the first of four boxes labeled IP Address. Enter the new address you have chosenf for your Router. Our suggestion is to use an address such as 10.0.0.1

When you make this change to the Netgear TA612V Router, make sure to leave the Subnet Mask at 255.255.255.0

Don't forget to save your changes before your exit.

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 TA612V Info

Don't forget about our other Netgear TA612V info that you might be interested in.

This is the ip address guide for the Netgear TA612V.We also have the following guides for the same router: