How to find ip address ?

IP Address alias Internet Protocol Address is a unique string of numbers which are seperated using Periods [ : ] which identifies each computer attached to the Internet or Servers. In simple words it is usually an address of a system,gadget or a server. An Internet Protocol address (IP address) is a numerical label assigned to each device like computer, laptop, smart phones or servers, participating in a computer network that uses the Internet Protocol as for communication use.  An IP address serves two principal functions: host or network interface identification and location addressing. The main role of IP address has been required with following task: “A name indicates what we seek. An address indicates where it is. A route indicates how to get there.


How to find IP address on MAC : to find IP address on MAC there are many option but going to simple version you can find IP address by this method.

To find your IP address of MAC  using Mac System Preferences

  •     From the Apple menu pull down “System Preferences
  •     Click on the “Network” preference pane, Click on Airport.
  •     Your IP address will be visible to the right, as indicated in the   screenshot below.

MAC IP Address


How to find IP Address of Windows 8 ?

To find IP address of Windows 8 you can follow any of the steps below :

  •  First Method : Enter CMD and type IPconfig.

Second Method :

  • Open Control Panel in Windows 8.
  • In Control Panel click on Network and Internet Option.
  • Just look for Connections and click on your wireless network name (SSID).
  • Just click on the Details option button and look for IPv4 Address on the Network Connection Details window.


How to find IP Address in Windows 7 ?

To find IP address of Windows 8 you can follow any of the steps below :

  •  First Method : Enter CMD and type IPconfig.


Second Method :

  • Click on Network Connection ICON.
  • Click Open Network and Sharing Center.


  • In Local Area Connection, click on Details.



How to find IP Address of  a Website ?

There are many ways to find the IP Address of a Website but for simple and quickest way is just go to command prompt and type.

Ping <website name>   || example : PING

and after pinging to a website you can see reply from their website IP Address.


How to find IP Address of IP Camera ?

The best and easiest way to find the IP address of IP camera or DVR is by viewing DHCP client list on your Routers Admin Panel. Any Wireless network that is connected to your router after system or mobile device third IP address is almost surely your IP cameras IP address and MAC Address.

How to find IP Address on iPhone or i Pad ?

To find an iPhone or iPads IP Address just follow the below instructions and the option are almost same for all the versions of iOS devices. So from home screen just , TAP on “Settings” icon and navigate and tap on “WI-Fi Networks”.

    Find the network name of the router you are currently connected to, and tap on the blue arrow button next to the active networks name,  By default assuming that  you are usually using a DHCP address, scroll down and find the IP Address in the format of x.x.x.x, for example

 ip address iOS


How to find IP address on Linux ?

For Linux users, to find  their IP address , But to view IP address the users must have administrator or root privileges.

  •     Open the Linux shell command if you are utilizing a GUI interface for your Linux machine.
  •     From the prompt, type “ifconfig eth0” (without the quotes) and press enter.

This will give you details of IP Address.





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