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Does anyone know of programs/websites that will disable websites logging my ip address?

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I would

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avoid the web sites that attempt to log your IP address.


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You can't

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Think about it. Your IP address is what identifies your computer from the millions of others on the Internet. If no one can see it, no one can send you data, and the Internet essentially becomes useless.

There are anonymous proxy services out there, though the number of free ones has diminished greatly. That's about the best you can do. Have another server get data on your behalf, then forward it to you. Just keep in mind that such servers will likely be slow, and not all sites will work properly.

Besides, not to make you more paranoid, but EVERY site logs your IP address. It's done automatically by the web server, unless for some very strange reason the admin turned off logging. There are very few reasons to do that, because those logs are handy if someone does something illegal. So unless you're doing something you shouldn't be, yours is just another in the sea of other people who have visited that site.

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