For my R6050 Netgear Router, I am facing issues to access my Netgear Router Management Page.

Aug 20 · 4 min read

Well, there are many reasons why you can’t access the Netgear Login Screen. You can try various troubleshooting steps on your end. If still, you are unable to get the login page, you can try:-

  1. Clear the Browser Caches
  2. Change the Web Browser
  3. Try an IP address for your router
  4. Restart your Router
  5. Reset the Netgear Router

Let’s go ahead and explain briefly about the above steps (How to perform)

  • Clear the Browser Caches: The Computer or Mobile device which you are using to login in your R6050 Netgear router. You can go to the settings of the respective browser under that clear the browser Cache. These caches normally saved in your device while going to any website. This normally the default web address for the Netgear or any other router.
  • Change the Web Browser: When you keep getting issues to login in your Netgear from the same browser. In that case, you can change the web browser. E.g. If you are Google Chrome then switch to Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer. After the switch to the new browser, you can try the same web address, which is “” or “” and see whether it takes you to the next screen or not.
  • Try an IP address for your Netgear: This is a very interesting fact which normal person doesn’t know that is the IP address of Netgear Router. You can use the IP address to log in to your Netgear Router. The default IP address for your Netgear R6050 is You can type on the top of the web browser and it will ask for login credentials.

NOTE: For Netgear WiFi Router the default IP address should be

For Netgear Modem Cum Router the default IP address should be

  • Restart your Netgear Router: In this process, you can restart the Netgear Router. By removing the power source from your router and plug it back after 5 seconds. Try the above steps to login your Netgear Router R6050.
  • Reset the Netgear Router: Reset the Netgear router is the last option to get fix all the issues that you are facing while working on it. You can go with the reset process at the end, when you are not getting the web management page through default web address or try the IP address as well.

Alternate Steps to troubleshooting Netgear Login issues:

Netgear router login issue

1.If you are still unable to get the Netgear router login page. Try to access it through different methods, such as a wired Ethernet connection (direct wired connections to the Netgear router provide better results), As you have two different wireless connections (2.4GHz network and 5GHz network), or you can attempt to access with a different device (phone, tablet, laptop, desktop, etc.).

TIPS: Ensure you are using your NETGEAR router internet connection to access the NETGEAR router login page. A wired connection is the best way to ensure you are accessing the Netgear router.

Steps to get access to your Netgear Router Login page:

NOTE: If you change the admin password in the past for your Netgear router, the default password (password) will no longer work.

2. If you normally connect to multiple networks for the internet at the same time, such as wired and wireless, VPN, or a corporate connection. Then, the router login page may not allow you to access it. In that case, you need to disconnect from all internet and VPN connections and only connect to your NETGEAR WiFi Router.

3. Sometimes you might be used temporarily disable pop-up blockers, firewalls, and ad blocking software. It should always block the New Window Pop-up to login to your Netgear Router. Check and see if any of these are causing access issues to the router login username and password pop-up.

4. Power cycle your Netgear Router, modem (normally provided by your Internet company), and connected devices (including computers, laptops, phones, IPad, etc.). Leave the power off on your NETGEAR router and cable modem for at least 10 seconds before rebooting the wireless network.

5. To prevent further Netgear login issues, ensure that the firmware of Netgear is up to date. Click ADVANCED > Router Update > Check.
If new firmware is available, you can click yes to update the firmware.

If you are unable to get the Netgear Login page from your device, you can contact our Technical Support team. is a useful web address for the new as well as experienced users as they don’t have to remember that numerical IP address of the networking

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