In non-technical terms, an IP address is the numerical label which identifies a device (computer, printer, smart phone, camera, etc.) connected to a network such as a local area network or the wider Internet.
A private IP address, also referred to as local IP address, is allocated by your router to all devices connected to it. This IP address is not accessible over the Internet – they are only used for communications within internal networks.
A public IP address, also referred to as external IP address, is allocated by an ISP to your business or home router. Typically, you will be given a new IP address every time you connect to the Internet. You can find your public IP address using many online tools.
To find your router IP address on Windows, follow these simple steps:
In the list below, you will find the default router IPs for some of the most widely used router brands.
|Router Brand||Default Router IPs|
|TP Link||192.168.1.1 |
By configuring PureVPN on your router, you can safeguard your entire Wi-Fi connection with 256-bit encryption. All you have to do is follow these steps: