Default Password for FRITZ 6490 Cable Router

To get access to FRITZ 6490 Cable router, you need the login IP address of your router, the username, and password.

You can find these data in FRITZ 6490 Cable router manual. But if you do not want to read the whole manual to find the default login information, then you can use the quick guide below.

Login to the FRITZ 6490 Cable Router

The FRITZ 6490 Cable has a web interface for configuration. You can use any web browser you like to log in to the FRITZ 6490 Cable router.

Put the Internal IP Address of your FRITZ 6490 Cable in the Address Bar of your web browser. Then press the Enter key on your keyboard. You should see a dialog box pop up asking you for your FRITZ 6490 Cable login data.

Default login data for FRITZ 6490 Cable

You need to know the username and password to log in to your FRITZ 6490 Cable router. We listed below.

ModelIpUsername & Password
FRITZ 6490 Cable192.168.1.1[Show username & password]

Note: If you are using the default settings you should change them to increase security and prevent unauthorized access to your network.

Other FRITZ 6490 Cable Login Problems

If you can't get a login to your router, here are a few possible solutions you can try.

The Password of FRITZ 6490 Cable Doesn't Work

You should try the other same brands' passwords. We have a large list of Brands' Passwords that you can have a try to check. Perhaps your router's default password is different than what we have listed here. Some Brands will set a different Complex password that is difficult to remember, and then printed on the label of the router.

Forgot Password to FRITZ 6490 Cable Router

If your Internet Service Provider supplied you with your router then you might want to try giving them a call, and see if they either know what your router's login data are, or maybe they can reset it for you.

How to Reset the FRITZ 6490 Cable Router To Default Settings

If you still can not get logged in, then you have to reset your router to its factory settings.

Change FRITZ 6490 Cable Default Wifi Name (SSID)

By default, some FRITZ 6490 Cable routers have network names (with the manufacturer name). We recommend using a different name because a default name unnecessarily identifies your router's brand, which makes it easier for hackers.

Configure Wireless MAC address filter for FRITZ 6490 Cable

MAC filtering allows you to restrict access to your FRITZ 6490 Cable router. To enable this feature, enter the 12 digit MAC ID of each computer connected to your network into your FRITZ 6490 Cable router. Be sure to update this information when adding or removing devices.

How to configure:

  1. Open the web browser and type the IP address.
  2. Enter the username and password for FRITZ 6490 Cable router.
  3. Go to the MAC List page, you can find the MAC address of all the devices which are connected to the router.
  4. Go to Wireless->Wireless MAC Filtering page, click the Add New button.
  5. Type in the MAC address you want to allow or deny to access the router, and give a description for this item.
  6. The status should be Enabled and at last, click the Save button.
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