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How to know the IP address of any website

by verma_sk / November 6, 2005 11:43 PM PST

Can anybody tell me how to findout ip address of any website

i want IP address of

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I use Sam Spade. Here's the link:
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 6, 2005 11:47 PM PST
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ip address of
by verma_sk / November 10, 2005 5:01 AM PST

thanks to all for ur gr8 help. earlier i was not able to open site from my workplace. now with ip address of ( resolved by trace route i am able to open this site in my office (same site has been blocked in my office)

thanx to all of you

but at one location i m facinf another problem
when i click a link inside ( it takes me to following link
and again message comes that site has been bloced.

i thought by putting ip address in place of i.e.
i will be able to open the site but i didn't

then i tried another method

in traceroute i tried for ip address for

but it gives error message. Can you expert guys help me out.

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Easy with just the command prompt...
by Edward ODaniel / November 7, 2005 2:19 AM PST

and the command TRACERT which resolves to

Then if further interested in knowing WHERE that IP address is actually located you can take it to

where you can discover that it is in India.

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Which works until...
by thought_stazi / November 7, 2005 2:37 AM PST

You run into a firewall or load balancing server.

Sadly, the days of traceroute being a useful tool have passed. Too many people abuse such information, forcing admins to obscure it.

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And notice that Sam Spade's
by drpruner / November 8, 2005 1:34 AM PST
In reply to: Which works until...

traceroute option is "unavailable." Happy

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by cavu / November 10, 2005 6:05 PM PST
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WHOIS is the best bet
by franknemec / November 11, 2005 3:42 AM PST
In reply to: PING

It is much more likely to be using up-to-date nameservers.

Ping is often disabled at firewalls.

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ShowIP on Firefox
by netmasta / November 11, 2005 5:13 AM PST

If you're using Firefox and are at the site, you can use an add-on called ShowIP that will show the IP address of the site in the status bar.

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by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / November 11, 2005 11:17 PM PST

It is not the policy of CNET to assist members to bypass Security measures put in place by their employers.

If this site is so important to the job being done by verma_sk, then this site would not be blocked.


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In addition
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / November 13, 2005 3:11 AM PST
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to Employer security measures, you may also risk your employment status if you deliberately breach your employer's policy on internet access.

Such breach can lead to termination of employment. Think carefully before proceeding further without seeking advice from your employer or other representative.


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