How to Find Your Router's IP Address

Sometimes the IP addresses in our router guides are not accurate as you might have a slightly different setup. Here is how to find the IP address of your router. Once you have found the IP address simply enter it into your browser and you will be able to log in. If you also need the default router access credentials then please look at

Find Router IP on Windows

  1. Open up the program command prompt
  2. Type “ipconfig” without the quotes and press enter
  3. The IP address from default gateway is most likely the IP address of your router

Find Router IP on OS X

  1. Open System Preferences
  2. ​Go to Network
  3. Click Advanced
  4. Go to TCP/IP – here you will see the routers IP


First step of troubleshooting should always be to restart device(s) and router. Then check your account status in your SmartDNS dashboard.

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