10.0.0.l) is sometimes used as a class A IP address for network routers. Some Cisco and Infinity routers supplied by Comcast or some D-Link models use 10.0.0.1 as their default. You can access your router with this IP address and configure different options and features.
10.0.0.1 is called a default gateway address when it represents the local side of a router or wireless access point connection to the Internet.
Client devices see this address appear in their TCP/IP network gateway settings after joining the local area network (LAN). In classful IP networks, 10.0.0.1 is a Class A address with default subnet mask 255.0.0.0.
If you are connected to the network, you can reach its console by visiting 10.0.0.1.
The management console will now appear. You will need to enter your username and password. In case you forgot your username and password, you should read this article: How to Recover Router Password. Then, you can select the Network section on your menu display.
Then, you will need to find the network part. You can setup your network with dial-up/DSL method or others, enter the username and password (you can find it on your network provider), setup DNS (188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206 are provided by google).
You may also need to setup wireless function. To ensure your router's safety, you should select either WPA or WPE.
10.0.0.1 is commonly seen in business computer networks.
Both the 10.x.x.x and 192.168.x.x series fall within private IP address ranges. As a private address, it cannot be used to connect to devices over the Internet.
Users and administrators can face with several issues when working with
10.0.0.1 IP address:
10.0.0.1as a static IP address. On broadband routers, this address is entered on one of the console pages. Business routers may use configuration files and command line scripts instead. If you mistype this address or enter the address in the wrong place, it may cause the device not being available on
10.0.0.1. If you are unable to connect to 10.0.0.1, your router may use another IP address. You can read this article to find the correct IP address: How to find your router IP address.