Amped Wireless

setup.ampedwireless.com | Connecting to your Amped Wireless router's interface

The web interface of your Amped Wireless router is the control panel for your router which stores the settings and even from where one can change the settings. You need to login to your Amped Wireless setup router in order to make changes to your network.

To change any of the following:

  • Default network name,
  • Wi-Fi network name & password
  • Username and Password
  • DHCP client addresses
  • Firewall settings

You need to access the web interface of your Amped wireless router.

You can access the Amped Wireless web interface quite simple and you just need the following:

  • Access to the internet network, either through LAN-cable or through Wi-Fi
  • Any supporting web browser.

Connecting to your Amped Wireless router's interface
Connecting to your Amped Wireless router's interface

  • Establish connections with your Amped Wireless router either by using an Ethernet cable (wired) or through Wi-Fi (wireless).

Note: If you have no successful connections to the network, it will be impossible to reach the web interface of your Amped wireless router.

  • From your preferred and supporting web browser, type the web address www.setup.ampedwireless.com or router's default IP address i.e. 192.168.3.1 into the address bar.
  • The Amped Wireless login page pops up asking you to enter your default credentials username & password which are mentioned on the back of your router.

The configuration of your Amped Wireless router

  • After successfully logging into the Amped Wireless admin page, you are able to change or personalize your settings that are set by default earlier.
  • Perform the configuration of your router carefully in order to avoid any kind of network interruption.
  • You must ensure to write down your current settings before you change anything so that you can revert back possibly in case of any trouble.

 What if Amped Wireless router or network stops working after the configuration changes?

  • If sometimes in any case you make changes that break your Amped Wireless home network, you will need to follow the 30 30 30 hard reset trick.
  • Power on the router, press and hold the reset button for about 30 seconds.
  • Unplug the power of the router while continuing pressing and holding the reset button and then again, hold the reset button for another 30 seconds
  • Lastly, power on the router again and hold for about another 30 seconds still continuing holding the reset button.
  • The router will then reboot and it is reset to factory default settings.
  • Try to log in and revert to the earlier settings first
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How to Protect Your Amped Wireless setup Router

You can protect your amped wireless router from hackers by following the below changes:

  • Ensure to change the default password of your Amped Wireless router
  • Ensure to change the default IP address of your Amped Wireless
  • Also, make sure to change the SSID or network name of your Amped Wireless to make your network secure and safe.
  • Position your Amped Wireless in a safe and good place
  • Place it close to the center of your home.
  • Avoid placing it on the floor but place it on a desk, table or shelf instead.
  • Also, avoid placing it in the immediate vicinity of a wall which will hinder with the signal reception.
  • Avoid keeping it near devices emitting wireless frequencies like microwave ovens or wireless phones.
  • For routers having external antennas, ensure that their antennas are pointing in the right direction to optimize the range as well as performance.

Amped wireless router setup.ampedwireless.com access issues

If setup.ampedwireless.com fails to open the setup wizard, go through the below mentioned steps.

  • Ensure that your computer is connected to the amped wireless router with the Ethernet cable. Also, make sure that you do not connect using a wireless connection and check if the power on the Router is on.
  • Ensure that your computer is not connected to any wireless networks. If so, you will have to disable your Wi-Fi connection and disconnect your router from all the wireless networks. Try to reboot the router and try once again.
  • Switch your currently used web browser or close and then reopen it. Use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer (v8.0 and up) preferably.
  • Enter 168.3.1 into the web address bar on your web browser.
  • If you are able to access the web menu but you are unable to open the Setup Wizard, it is likely to be that the Router might have previously been configured. Try to re-access the Setup Wizard from the by   Scrolling to the bottom of the Dashboard page where the Setup Wizard link is present on the Dashboard.
  • You can try accessing the Setup Wizard by resetting the Router to default settings by holding the Reset Button which is located on the back panel of the router for about 7 to 10 seconds. Try accessing the Setup Wizard again, and you will see it appeared if the router has not been configured yet but if it has been configured, the Dashboard will appear.

If setup.ampedwireless.com fails to open the router setup dashboard, then what to do?

  • Ensure that your computer is connected to the amped wireless router with the Ethernet cable. Also, make sure that you do not connect using a wireless connection and check if the power on the Router is on.
  • Ensure that your computer is not connected to any wireless networks. If so, you will have to disable your Wi-Fi connection and disconnect your router from all the wireless networks. Try to reboot the router and try once again.
  • Switch your currently used web browser or close and then reopen it. Use Google Chrome or Internet Explorer (v8.0 and up) preferably.
  • Enter 168.3.1 into the web address bar on your web browser.
  • If you are able to access the web menu but you are unable to open the Setup Wizard, it is likely to be that the Router might have previously been configured.  Try to re-access the Setup Wizard from the by Scrolling to the bottom of the Dashboard page where the Setup Wizard link is present on the Dashboard.
  • You can try accessing the Setup Wizard by resetting the Router to default settings by holding the Reset Button which is located on the back panel of the router for about 7 to 10 seconds.
  • Then access again and complete the Setup Wizard or skip the Setup Wizard instead to access the Dashboard.

I am able to enter the setup.ampedwireless.com but not web menu. The login prompt appears but it does not continue on entering login details.

  • Cross check to know if you are using the right login and password.
  • If in any case, you have forgotten your login and password for the Web Menu, you should reset the Router to default settings and then try again.
  • To reset the Router to default:
  • Locate the reset button on the back panel of the router and using a pen tip, press and hold the reset button for about 5 to 10 seconds.
  • The router will then restart and restore its default settings automatically.