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RT-AC86U Default IP Address

Discussion in 'ASUS AC Routers & Adapters' started by rjih, Feb 11, 2018.

  1. rjih

    rjih New Around Here

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    Every piece of documentation I have been able to review lists the default IP address for the AC86U as 192.168.1.1. I recently took delivery on a AC86U and the default IP address is 192.168.50.1. I have reset the router to factory defaults and the 192.168.50.1 address remains. I know the default IP address is simple to change, but I was wondering if this particular router is not conforming to normal specifications. Will someone who has a AC86U confirm their default IP address.
     
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  3. Pierino

    Pierino Very Senior Member

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    It is 192.168.50.1
     
  4. RMerlin

    RMerlin Super Moderator

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    It varies between models. Newer models will usually print the default IP on their label.
     
  5. rjih

    rjih New Around Here

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    Thanks.
     
  6. unsynaps

    unsynaps Regular Contributor

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    And this is annoying as sin. Bouncing back and forth between IP groups to set the dumb thing up and revert it back to the normal 192.168.1.1.
     
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