If you run server services in your computer, it is very easy to configure the same computer to use it: just point the client to
Now the gateway often runs your DHCP, DNS, proxy, firewall, QoS, and uPNP services, it should be just as easy to configure everyone to pointing the client to
gateway, especially when the IP is dynamic.
- In particular, all router manuals would just begin with "Type
http://gateway/on your browser." Simple.
Why is the gateway not called 'gateway'?