How to change the IP Address on a ZTE ZXHN H368C router

This page shows how to change the LAN IP Address on the ZTE ZXHN H368C router.

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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 ZTE ZXHN H368C

To get started configuring the ZTE ZXHN H368C LAN page you need to login to your router. If you are already logged in you can skip this step.

To login to the ZTE ZXHN H368C, follow our ZTE ZXHN H368C Login Guide.

Change the LAN IP Address on a ZTE ZXHN H368C

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

After logging into the ZTE ZXHN H368C you are taken to the Device Info page. To change your Router's IP Address, the address you see when in your home network, click the choice on the left labeled Advanced Setup. This opens a new sub menu, from this list pick LAN.

Configure the LAN section of your ZTE ZXHN H368C

You are now taken to a page that looks like the one you see above. Enter your new address in the box labeled IP Address. Two good choices are 192.168.1.1 and 192.168.0.1

The rest of the boxes on this page should be left as they are. All you still need to do is save your changes before exiting this page. Congratulations, you're 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.

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