How to Find Your Router's IP Address

How to Find My Router IP Address
Find the IP address you need to access your router.
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Total time: 5 minutes 

If you need to log in to your router, you will need the IP address. It's useful to know your router IP address to both change settings and troubleshoot network problems. If you aren't sure what your router IP is, you can easily find out with a little work.

If you find yourself logging in to your router too often to fix network problems, you may want to think about trying a new ISP. There are several options for new Xfinity customers that may offer just what you need.

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Here's everything you'll need to complete this guide:

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Windows Router IP Address

Windows users can find their router IP using Command Prompt.

  1. Press the Windows Key + R to open the Run window.
  2. Type cmd and press enter.
  3. When Command Prompt opens, type ipconfig and press enter.
  4. The router IP address will be listed next to Default gateway.
macos find router ip address

Mac users can find their router IP under Network System Preferences.

  1. Navigate to System Preferences > Network.
  2. Select the network interface you're using to connect to the router (Wi-Fi vs. Ethernet, etc).
  3. Select Advanced in the bottom right.
  4. Under the TCP/IP tab, the router IP address is listed next to Router.
Linux Router IP Address

Linux users on common distributions, like Ubuntu or Manjaro, can find their router IP address through the Terminal application.

  1. Launch the Terminal application.
  2. Type ip route list in the windows, and press Enter.
  3. The router IP address will appear next to Default via under the respective network interface.

Some ISPs have a default IP address that can be used. If you haven't changed your router IP address, the default IP address may work.

ISP Login Address
Comcast XFinity
Charter Spectrum
AT&T U-verse
Verizon Fios
CenturyLink Internet
Cox Internet Address Varies; Full list here
Altice Optimum Online
Frontier Internet Address Varies; Full list here
TP Link Address Varies; Full list here