192.168.100.1 IP address
192.168.100.1 is a private IP address and is usually used as a default local address for most of the wireless routers.
It operates on private networks and is allocated to local network devices that are programmed to use the IP addresses that fall in this range. You may not encounter a different experience in the performance of your router’s network or security while using the 192.168.100.1 IP address.
Logging in to your router’s interface using 192.168.100.1 IP address
You can gain access to the console window of your wireless router using 192.168.100.1 IP address. The first procedure is to open your web browser and paste the link http://192.168.100.1 in the URL text field then click on the ‘Enter’ button.
It directs you to a login window where you will enter your default username and password. If you had previously altered the settings, then you will use your new login credentials.
If the process is successful, a new window appears which gives you access to the administrative panel of your router. Some users have managed to configure their routers to use the 192.168.100.1 IP address from other default addresses.
How can to use the 192.168.100.1 IP address for Local clients
You can allocate an IP address to a device manually or automatically according to your preference. Other users would map 192.168.100.1 address to another networking device that operates on the LAN networks.
Automatic assignment of an IP address can be done through the DHCP protocol. The address ranges that are assigned to networking devices should include the 192.168.100.1 IP address in their configurations for them to use the DHCP. It is typically assigned by most users to be the server address in the range of the DHCP standards. Manual assignment of IP addresses is also referred to as static IP addressing. You will have to configure the network mask of your networking devices appropriately for the address to be active.
Troubleshooting the 192.168.100.1 IP address
Most users experience connection problems as result of altering digits of Internet Protocol addresses that are almost similar. Many people often confuse and write their IP address as 192.168.1.100 instead of 192.168.100.1. The IP address categorized in the 192.168.100.X range is rarely used by most of the home networks compared to the 192.168.1.x. The 192.168.100.1 is only assigned to a single device at a time. It is also advisable to use the dynamic assignment rather than manual addressing if your router operates on the DHCP range.