Find the IP Address of Your Router in Windows 7

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You are watching VisiHow! This is a tutorial on how to find the IP address of a router in Windows 7. There are many ways to find the IP address of a router, but the easiest one is to find it with the Ipconfig program.

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    Press and hold the Window key and then press "R" on your keyboard to open up the Run program.
    A new window will open. Release the keys.
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    In the "Open" input box, type "cmd".
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    Press Enter.
    A new window will open. The line with the flashing cursor on the black background is the command line.
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    Type "ipconfig".
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    Press Enter to launch the program.
    Find the "Default Gateway" line. In this tutorial, the address for the default gateway is 192.168.0.1. The address for the default gateway may vary. Write down the gateway address or memorize it. The window may now be closed if needed.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to find the IP address of a router in Windows 7. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any comments or questions, please leave them in the comment section below.
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