10.0.0.1 is IP address. In computer world, the IPv4 network address of computers are respresented by Y.Y.Y.Y, where Y can be digit from 0 - 255. You can access the router or ADSL modem's management portal via this address. Usually, the portal is a web-based software which used to control the functions of the router or ADSL modem, and normally developed by the manufacturer. Some manufacturer will even make the software with user-friendly interface, make it more easily to use. With such portal, users can modify necessary settings and configure new settings.
To have full access to your router or modem, you have to enter http://10.0.0.1 in your browser. After entered to your management portal, you can modify the settings and configure your router the portal provides. For example, you can change Security Options, Wifi, IP QoS, DNS, proxy, LAN, WAN, WLAN settings, DSL, ADSL, MAC, WPS. You can also manage your router easily outside, such as, in the workplace, at school, at home, cafes and wherever you are if you allow the management portal to be accessed by network outside. However, you have to take more care in security settings.
Just copy paste or type the following address manually http://10.0.0.1 to your browser, or click the below link to access the management portal of your router.
Click Here http://10.0.0.1
If you enter 10.0.0.1 to your browser, it will ask you for username and password. The most common issue experienced by users is entered wrong password. That is because many users forget or do not know the unused passwords over time. If you do not know your username and/or password for your modem, see the detailed information below.
What I can do if I forget my router's or modem's username and password?
It is quite simple to reset your router or modem to factory settings, password will reset to default as well. Normally, there is a small reset button on the back of every kind of router or modem devices. When your device is powered on and working, use a pen, needle or toothpick to hold on the reset button for around 20 seconds. This action will turn your device back to factory default settings. During this process, however, your internet connection will break because your existing Internet settings have lost and reset. Note: If you do not have enough information, it is recommended you should seek help from a person who has that kind of knowledge.