Typical Router Configuration
There are thousands of routers in circulation and we provide step by step configuration instructions for the common routers here. If your router is not on the list you can follow the steps below or contact support and we will guide you through the setup.
Configuring your router for Privacy Hero is usually very similar between router models, the following steps outline the requirements:
Privacy Hero requires DHCP service to be disabled on your router. To disable DHCP:
- Open a web browser on your computer.
- Type the router’s IP address. The default IP address on most routers is 192.168.1.1. A login screen should be displayed.
- Enter the router username and password. Often the default username is admin and the default password is admin.
- Usually DHCP options are usually found in LAN Settings
- .Disable DHCP and save.