The 192.168.1.254 ip address is one of the addresses in the “private network 16-bit block address space” reserved for use on private networks. 192.168.1.254 – 192.168.l.254 router admin login.
This address field consists of 65,536 addresses that prove to be too much for small home networks. A typical home or small business network uses only a subset and uses the range 192.168.1.0-192.168.1.255 for most router networks.
The 192.168.1.255 broadcast is reserved for data transmission (sending data to all computers on the network). Thus, 192.168.1.254, the last available address in the range.
192.168.1.0 is allocated to identify the network and can not be used. So, if your router is using 192.168.1.254 as its IP address, you still have 253 addresses for use (192.168.1.1-192.168……)
Which markers use the 192.168.1.254 Ip address.
- Certain models of Linksys Routers/Modems
- Alcatel Modems
- Westell DSL Modems
- 3Com Routers/3Com Modems
- Billion Routers/Billion Modems
- Netopia Cayman Gateways
Default User Name and Password
Most routers with default 192.168.1.254 IP address use admin for username and admin as a password. Alcatel and Thomson modems use Administrator as a username and blank as a password. OvisLink modems use admin as a username and airlive as a password.
Retrieving router IP address
Depending on which operating system you use, there are different steps involved in getting IP address of the router. Please see below guides for various operating systems that we prepared. For administration details of specific router you need to refer to administration manual for that specific model.