Are you facing issues while accessing Netgear Nighthawk router login page to set up your Netgear WiFi router? If your answer is in yes then you must try some easy troubleshooting tips given in this post. Let's get started.

Most users face issues while performing the Nighthawk router setup process. When they try to access the web address routerlogin.net, an error message flashes on their computer's or laptop's home screen saying that you are not connected to your router's WiFi network. The reason behind the issue may be that your computer or laptop is not connected with your existing WiFi network. So, in order to access the Nighthawk router login page, make sure to connect your broadband or cable modem with your computer or laptop via Ethernet cable.

Another reason behind Nighthawk Login error may be that your Netgear WiFi router is not properly plugged in to a wall outlet. So, you have to make sure that your Netgear Nighthawk router is turned on and the power LED on it is stable. If you don't see any LED activity on your router, then push the power (on/off) button on it once.

If the issue still persists, then we request you try the below given Netgear router troubleshooting tips to gain access to Netgear router login page without any issue.

Routerlogin.net is the default web address that is used for Netgear Nighthawk setup and also let you access the Netgear Nighthawk router login page. If the URL doesn't work, use 192.168.1.1 or 192.168.0.1 in the form of web address. This is the default IP address of your Netgear WiFi router.

Now, we will guide you – how to access the Netgear router login page. Read on.

  1. Turn on your Netgear WiFi router and make sure that it is placed near to your existing broadband or cable modem.
  2. Turn your router on by plugging it into a wall socket.
  3. Pull up a web browser on a computer or laptop and type routerlogin.net or 192.168.1.1 into its address bar field.
  4. Enter the default login credentials. Make sure that you have the right one.
  5. If you are connected to multiple networks at the same time then the Netgear router login page might not work. To fix the issue, make sure you get disconnected from all VPN and internet connections and only connected to your Netgear wireless router.
  6. Disable ad blocking software, pop-up blockers, and firewalls security temporarily to see whether any of these are causing issues to access the router login page.

If none of the aforementioned steps work, then power cycle your Netgear router, existing broadband modem, and connected devices including desktops, laptops, smartphones, tablets, iPads, iPhones, etc.

1. Turn off on your Netgear WiFi router and your cable modem for 20-30 seconds prior to rebooting your network. This is called Nighthawk router smart connect.

In case, the power cycle process doesn't work, then reset your router once.

For Netgear Nighthawk reset:

  1. First of all, disconnect all the devices that are connected with your Netgear wireless router. But make sure that it is properly plugged into a wall outlet.
  2. After that, locate the reset hole on your Netgear WiFi router.
  3. Press and hold the reset hole for a few seconds and then release it.
  4. Your Netgear router resets successfully.

Once your Netgear router gets reset successfully, you can change the default login details and login to your Netgear router without any issue.

So, dear users, we insist you to try the above-mentioned router troubleshooting to get access to your Netgear router login page. If the issue hasn't been resolved yet then feel free to reach us anytime via the comments section.

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