What is my IP address

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What Is My IP? – Shows your real public IP address – IPv4 – IPv6

IP is short for “Internet Protocol”. An IP address basically lets you know that you are now connected to the internet. It is one of the most basic requirements in a network and no network can be designed without the facility to provide IP addresses to track every computer and device that connects to it. The IP address connects your computer or internet-enabled device to your ISP (Internet Service Provider) which in turn connects your device to the internet.




How to find your internal IP address

Getting your internal IP address is slightly more complicated than clicking on a hyperlink, but it’s not that tough.

Windows




Open up the Command Prompt via your Windows Start menu. Type in “ipconfig” and hit Enter. Look for the line that reads “IPv4 Address.” The number across from that text is your local IP address.




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