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I have just changed the DNS records for a website, but they have yet to propagate on the East coast. Fortunately, I can see the change via my West coast proxy.

I need to get the IP of the new server that the new records are pointing to. Is there a fast and easy way to do this via the Chrome developer console?

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Looking through the console, I don't see any built-in function to do this. However, there are several Chromium extensions that do what you want.

One of them is ipvfoo (web store). It displays the hostname and corresponding IPv4/IPv6 address for all requests made when loading the current page:

ipvfoo screenshot

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Actually yes you can.

  1. Go to Developer Tools > Network.

  2. Reload your page.

  3. Select one of the URLs from the domain in question. The IP will be shown under Headers > General > Remote Address.

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If it doesn't have to be through the Chrome console, just ping the website in command prompt and it will give you the IP address.

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My windows command prompt isn't routing through my proxy the way my browser is =( It just gives me the IP of the old server if I do that – Alex Waters Aug 2 '12 at 2:04

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