An IP address is a unique network-level identifier assigned to a network-enabled device.

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Why does my IP address change back to private range when I reboot?

I have a windows domain with DNS that forwards to my ISP and DHCP that passes out addresses in the 10.0.0.X range. Things were fine until recently, now when I reboot I get a 192.168.40.X address ...
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How to configure to run two Browsers with different IP address?

I have two IP addresses assigned by my ISP, and I want to use both. I'd like to assign each one to a different browser. Is this possible? What do I need to do to achieve this? My OS is Windows ...
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What is ip address 0.0.0.0

I've been looking at the socket information in proc/net/tcp and I see a lot of the home connections (127.0.0.1) with a remote address of 0.0.0.0. I was just wondering if a blank address like that had ...
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How to find the remote ip address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Command Prompt - Command for external IP ipconfig (Windows) or ifconfig (Unix) only seems to show the IP address for the local area networks. Just wondering if there's ...
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VirtualBox Issue: virtualbox changed my Computer Name's ip address in Windows

I had installed virtualbox 4.2.2 in Windows 7. My Computer Name is: MY-PC My IP address (using ipconfig /all command) is: 192.168.1.101 My IP is dynamic and I set DNS to google dns (8.8.8.8) When I ...
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Elite Proxy Switcher

I need your help, because I use Elite Proxy Switcher and I have one question what is very important. (only the IP address is not secure.) So how do I give false information about my browser, screen ...
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What is the best way to get the external internet gateway IP reported periodically?

I have a OS X Server behind an airport extreme, serving services via opened ports on the airport. The server has a 10.0.x.x local address, always the same one. The airport extreme gets it's external ...
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Connecting to ethernet device with fixed IP via Linksys router

I have this board with IP address 192.168.5.124 (can't be changed). I must connect to it via an ethernet cable and then use Modbus for communication. I am currently having problems seeing this device ...
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IP address “unknown” [closed]

My forum logs are showing that I have a member who is using an IP address of "unknown". He is the only one that I am aware of who is able to do this. We recently had to ban an abusive member from the ...
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IP address wireless versus default gateway

I'm thoroughly confused by something. I have a Windows XP computer at work that logs into a workgroup, not a domain. It has a static IP, subnet mask, and default gateway all configured under Internet ...
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Get IP Address from TeamViewer without connecting

Is it possible to know the (public) IP address of a computer where TeamViewer is ready for a remote control session - without connecting to the computer?
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Why does pinging 192.168.072 (only 2 dots) return a response from 192.168.0.58?

I mistakenly missed the dot off of an IP address and typed in 192.168.072. To my surprise I connected to a machine at 192.168.0.58 If I ping 192.168.072 I get responses from 192.168.0.58. Why is ...
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Are consumer IP addresses essentially static these days? [closed]

It seems that, as of late, people's IP addresses that are on major ISPs (cable Internet, or DSL) are essentially static for long periods of time. Is this a fair assumption? How does this change in ...
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Trying to reconcile global ip address and Vhosts

I have been using my local machine as a web server for a while, and I have several websites set up locally on my machine, all with similar Vhost files like the one seen here ...
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Error when trying to access Shared files from iMac via smb

I used to access all my Windows XP shared files on my Mac using Finder --> Window --> Connect to server. Now all of a sudden, an error crops up when I try to connect. I get this error: There was a ...
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ipv4 zeroconf dnssd ip adresses after reboot

If you have a network and some devices with valid ips configured by either ipv4 local link, apipa, dnssd or zeroconf if you do reboot one of them. Does the rebooted device get the same ip as before ...
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How to add IP restrictions to my amazon ec2 instance installed with ubuntu 12

I have to add IP restrictions to my amazon EC2 instance , The reason for doing it is , I dont want to allow to do ssh from all places , it should be allowed only from my ip address. I am new to amazon ...
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Reserve DHCP slots for certian users?

My company has alot of outside suppliers and contractors who need access to our wifi network. Currently, we only allow DHCP to hand out 20 addresses for our quest Wifi network. This typically fill up ...
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Local vs Internet IP addresses

So I have two IP addresses - one is on my network settings and is 192.168.0.X. Another one - I checked this address online - is 108.X.X.X. What's the difference between these two IP addresses? Does it ...
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How to set the IP address in a customized OpenWRT compilation

I have been struggling today customizing OpenWRT. I checkout the stable using SVN, "make menuconfig" to customize the image, "make" it and run it on a router. Almost all my modifications work, except ...
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What public IP should I use for long-term network test?

What IP address is OK to ping -f for a prolonged time (the whole day)? "4.2.2.2" or something else? The main concern is the admins there that may decide that it is some DoS and block/complain... ...
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Accessing the physical IP address of a computer on my network that is no longer available

I'm trying to find out how to access the IP address + MAC code of a computer (macbook pro) that I once had on my network at home. Does terminal store the 'connected' or 'linked' computer ID or IP of ...
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How to go to a website on a shared server by its ip address?

I have a few questions, please help: Fist, I can access Google search just by typing http://74.125.224.211, because this is the IP address returned by nslookup. However, I could not do so with the ...
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Find all past desktop IP addresses

Is there a way to find some type of log file that saves all IP address that were assigned to a desktop? I changed an static IP of a desktop (switched it to DHCP) of mine and i can not recall what the ...
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What do the different parts of an ip address mean? [closed]

I was looking at an IP address and I was wondering if they can be read like phone numbers? I.e. does each of the four parts have a meaning: country code, area code, etc.? For an example: IP of ...
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MAC-IP reservation is not working

I'm trying to assign my laptop the same IP address every time it connects to my home LAN (192.168.1.52). I log in to my router (Netgear), go to LAN Settings and Add a new IP reservation. I enter my ...
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Understanding the static IP I just purchased

I just purchased a static IP from my ISP. The tech installed a cable modem and gave me some information: IP Address: 1.2.3.61 Gateway: 1.2.3.62 Subnet Mask 255.255.255.252 I could mindlessly ...
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How should I reserve IP addresses for my home LAN?

My Netgear router supports MAC-based IP reservation, and I'm setting up my very first home LAN where I want multiple Ubuntu servers to be given dedicated IP addresses. This is a consumer-grade router, ...
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What about IPv4 class E?

IPv4's class E network (240.0.0.0/4) contains 268 million addresses. Despite the advertisements for IPv6, claiming we have ran out of address space, this block ironically still claims to be "Reserved ...
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how to use custom ip address to browse a web page c#/.net [closed]

i am trying to browse web page using custom(user provided) ip address but it's not working. webBrowser1 loads web page successfully but it's not using custom ip address, it loads page with real ip ...
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I'm using Cisco Packet Tracer for Simulation and got error “ip address overlaps with..etc”

The 1st row is for my router and the 2nd row is for my LAN. What's wrong? Is my IP addressing and subnetting wrong? I already checked my configuration.
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How can I make my PC always take the first local IP from the WiFi router?

I share multiple devices on a single WiFi router. They all are assigned local IP addresses (192.168.x.x) depending on a first-connect, first-assigned basis I think. Is there a way to make one device ...
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Multiple devices with same IP address

Is it possible that one computer talks to several devices with the same IP address. I would like to realize this with the following setup: one GNU/Linux box with several virtual interfaces, each is ...
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How to set the same static IP address for LAN and wifi interfaces on a Win7 laptop?

When I'm at my desk at home, I connect to my network through my Ethernet LAN port. Sometimes however I have to get up and move my computer around (such as to connect it to a TV in another room), so I ...
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How to get new IP address on boot up?

In Debian Linux, how can I get a new IP assignment on boot up? I'm working with VMs and I am required that every machine gets a new unique IP after booting up.
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Can't connect after changing routers MAC address

I change my routers mac address regularly to change IPs so I can log into my different paypal accounts with worrying about getting them linked. My IP is dynamic, but has a long lease so doesn't ...
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How does geolocation based on IP address work?

As all Internet users, I've visited web sites which appear to know in which country and city I'm located. I understand that these web sites typically look up my IP address in a database which maps IP ...
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How can I redirect “localhost” to another local IP?

This is my situation: Two computer under the same router, 192.168.1.101 and 192.168.1.102 This is what I like to do: On 192.168.1.101, while accessing port 22 with localhost, it directs the traffic ...
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Restart Linux without losing IP address

I am using a computer on a network I have no control over (at work) that uses DHCP to assign me an IP Address. Each time I reboot the network assigns me a new IP address (which is annoying as I am ...
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Static IP clears itself Windows 7

I have to set a static IP to access the internet while I am at my work office. I usually go through the more visual of the two ways listed as answers here. Though that could change now that I know ...
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Is it possible to access the modem/router setup page without forcing IP address settings?

Well, is it? I have a DSL connection on DHCP and I have this setup: Desktop PC -> Linksys WRT54G -> ISP provided ADSL2+ modem I've always had to manually input their respective default gateway ...
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How do I make my home IIS server accessible from the web?

I just visited: http://www.whatsmyip.org/ and found my IP Address. Now when I type my IP address in browser I see my router instead of my IIS which is OK because I am behind home router. But I'd like ...
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Remote desktop via ad hoc network, cannot reach IP

I am trying to access a windows XP desktop machine, using the microsoft remote desktop client running on a mac laptop, over an ad hoc wifi connection set up on the XP machine. The XP machine is also ...
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Can IP address transfer from person to another after he disconnects from ISP or any other way?

I have been checking this website that sells a product (health related) and trying to find out if it is a scam site. The site is something.blogspot.in (and not something.blogspot.com, which happens ...
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Why is this IP address “non-standard”?

When I visit a website with an IP address directly, I get this warning. "Warning! It appears that you are about to access a website that has non-standard web address format. Such sites may contain ...
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How do I get my public static IP address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Getting my IP address? I need to use a web service that has blocked public IP addresses. It gives access to only those that are listed on their access list. I want to ...
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Attempting to access site by IP or using ssh -L gives Server 404

I am attempting to access www.fallenlondon.com by its IP address. However, both ebz-2-1147703023.eu-west-1.elb.amazonaws.com and 46.137.175.221 give a Server Error : 404. I get the same problem if I ...
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Pinging own machine returns an IPv6 address instead of IPv4

When I ping my own machine I get an IPv6 address: Reply from fe80::1004:p8f0:9e40:a42c%10: time<1ms Reply from fe80::1004:p8f0:9e40:a42c%10: time<1ms I used to get the IPv4 address (eg. ...
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Router address and IP keep changing

my router was originally 192.168.1.1, but recently the DHCP is assigning it to 24.230.166.1. When I enter in a manual IP and router number, I can type in 192.168.1.1 into safari and access my router ...
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Mac OS X 10.5.8 gets wrong IP address from wireless router (apparently)

I'm having the same problem I see posted by skerit. When I'm at home, my Macbook Pro (2008, OS 10.5.8) connects to my router fine. When at my girlfriend's it's suddenly stopped connecting. I get a ...