How to change the IP Address on a Prolink Hurricane 9000P router

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This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the Prolink Hurricane 9000P router.

Other Prolink Hurricane 9000P Guides

This is the ip address guide for the Prolink Hurricane 9000P.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 Prolink Hurricane 9000P

To get started configuring the Prolink Hurricane 9000P LAN page you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the Prolink Hurricane 9000P, follow our Prolink Hurricane 9000P Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a Prolink Hurricane 9000P

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 Prolink router.

You have now logged into the Prolink Hurricane 9000P and are on the Status page. To get to the page to change your LAN IP Address, the address you can see from inside your network, first click the choice on the left, in the dark blue labeled LAN/DHCP.

Configure the LAN section of your Prolink Hurricane 9000P

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

This should take you to the correct page. Next, place your cursor in the box labeled IP Address, it will be the very first box on the page. Enter your new address you have chosen for your Router in this box. We recommend using an address such as 192.168.0.1

The Subnet Mask being set as 255.0.0.0 is not a good choice, we strongly recommend that it be kept as 255.255.255.0

Once you have finished, click Submit.

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 Prolink Hurricane 9000P Info

Don't forget about our other Prolink Hurricane 9000P info that you might be interested in.

This is the ip address guide for the Prolink Hurricane 9000P.We also have the following guides for the same router: