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Ip Address

Jan 23, 2004 3:27AM PST

What do i type in Run to find my IP address

Thanks,
MArc

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Re:Ip Address
Jan 23, 2004 3:36AM PST

You didn't mention the OS, so there's two possibilities.

For DOS versions of Windows (Win9x/Me) you can type in "winipcfg" or something close to that (been a few years for me), and it will have it somewhere in the box that pops up.

On NT based systems (NT/2000/XP) type in "cmd" then "ipconfig" in the DOS Prompt that shows up. Why MS didn't simply supply winipcfg in these OS's is one of life's many little mysteries which probably has no satisfactory answer.

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winhelp.hlp?
Jan 23, 2004 6:16AM PST

it would help to know OS because it can vary.

Wntipcfg.exe might work for you or you might have better luck with ipconfig.exe.

Your dialup monitor might show it even easier.

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simple
Jan 3, 2009 9:36PM PST

like listed above if in windows click start, run and type cmd. Then type the following:
ipconfig

if you are using linux type the following at a command prompt:
ifconfig

may need su right in some flavors.

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