How to find your IP address

By | March 3rd, 2011|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

How do I find my IP Address......A few people have asked me this question lately, so I thought it would be helpful to share this blog with you.An IP address (Internet Protocol) is a unique number which made up of 4sets of numbers with a dot between. (dotted-quad) like xx.xxx.xxx.xxxTo find the IP Address of your computer.Click - StartClick - Run - if its not there search Run and then ClickIn the box - type - CMDIn the command prompt - type IPCONFIGThe IP address of your computer will be there. If you don't like to use command prompt you can look this way...Click -   StartSearch - View Network Connections Click -   Local Area ConnectionsClick -   Details However,  if you are behind a router usually this is the IP address on your local network, this number would start something like - 192.168 this will not usually be the IP address that will be used to access the internet. To find your Internet IP address just go to  http://whatismyipaddress.com/This website not only gives you the IP Address but [...]