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

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How can I allow a Limited User to change TCP/IP settings, while strictly maintaining the principle of least privilege?

In Windows XP or Windows Server 2003: I have a laptop configured with software for network-based vulnerability scanning of systems. The reason this is put on a laptop instead of a desktop or server, ...
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Mac change ip address from terminal

I want to change my ip address from terminal in mac. So i used the following commands. ifconfig en1 192.168.110.1/16 route add default 192.168.110.1 if i change the ip here. It is getting reflected ...
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Can I learn someone's IP address by Skype text chat?

It may be possible to learn on voice or cam conversation but is it possible by text chat? If so how can I?
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IP Address Changing

How can I go to the same website but use a different IP address every time? Does TOR do this? I want to access a site but not have it know that the same IP is hitting it everytime. TOR or ...
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Get a user's current IP address from Skype

This is assuming that you (/police/ISP) can get the [rough] location of a laptop based on IP address. If your laptop is stolen, and the thief unwittingly connects it to the Internet, and you have ...
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How to find out ip address of router

How can I find out what IP my router on my local area network is using?
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Can ping fine but no browsing

I've got a laptop which has a verified internet connection. I can ping www.google.co.uk and receive a response no problem. However IE, Chrome, Firefox, MSN messenger cannot connect to the internet. ...
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What regular expression can I use to match an IP address?

With the following grep syntax I want to match all IP address in a file (from a ksh script) grep '[0-9]\{1,3\}\.[0-9]\{1,3\}\.[0-9]\{1,3\}\.[0-9]\{1,3\}' file The problem: It also matches words ...
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What is the purpose of the network id?

I know that for addresses like e.g. 192.168.17.5 with 255.255.255.0 subnet mask, address 192.168.17.0 is the network id and 192.168.17.255 is the broadcast address and that valid hosts are from ...
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Can you have a class C IP address with a subnet mask of 255.255.0.0?

Can you have a class C IP address with a subnet mask of 255.255.0.0? What happens when you have a setting like this?
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how to broadcast/multicast a service over the network for clients to discover without any need for server IP

how to broadcast/multicast a service over the network for clients to discover without any need for server IP? how to let other clients discover the service from a server, without the client requiring ...
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Block incoming traffic from specific ip address

How do I block incoming connections from a specific IP address in Windows XP without installing a firewall? I've found this: http://www.ehow.com/how_5038640_block-ip-address-windows-xp.html But I ...
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How to find the next IPv6 address in a sequence

I have a /96 block of IPV6 addresses and i'm wondering how i could some how find the next address (Since ipv6 addresses can contain numbers and letters). I know the first address could be in numbers ...
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Should I use VPN to Remote Desktop from outside my home?

I want to access my home computer from my work. Should I use a VPN network setup and make a RDP connection then? Or is it possible to use RDP by typing in my ip-address without VPN?
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Duplicate IP Adresses [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Duplicate IP Adresses My roommate and I have a problem. We have the same IP address. This started a few days ago and I don't know how to change the settings, preferably ...
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Duplicate IP Adresses

My roommate and I are experiencing a problem in that our computers have the same IP address. I have a laptop and he's got a desktop, and only recently did this occur, in the past day or two. Is there ...
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How to find out an unknown PC Server's IP without Monitor

I have a PC Server running but without a monitor. The OS is Windows Server 2003. I can connect my laptop to its network interface. How can I find out its IP?
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Ping [computer] get strange IP address

On my local network, I have multiple computers that I connect to. I don't typically remember the IP address nor do I care. This morning, I went to RDP put "Sam" in the field and pressed enter. It ...
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How do I change my system's IP address?

I need to test my application when there is a change in the IP address. What should I do to change my machines IP address? Note: The IP address for my machine is obtained automatically. It's not a ...
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How often do users change their IP address (average time needed)?

Basically, i need to know how long (on average) and ip address is used per user, this can be US-only stats or World-Wide stats, if you have a source please state it. If its your own data please let us ...
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Could you help me to understand netstat output?

I am trying to figure out how to get IP of a suspicious access point I am using to access the internet. Running netstat, I get the following: $ netstat -rn Routing tables Internet: Destination ...
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How to troubleshoot DHCP problems?

This question was originally titled "How to gather information about suspicious wireless access point?" but then this topic has been moved to another question, leaving here discussion of connection ...
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How can I hide, spoof or mask an IP address? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Make my IP address appear to be from another country Several friends said they have done it with a proxy address. Is there a quick/easy way of doing it without having to ...
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How to change a static IP to a dynamic or at least change it?

I have a static IP address and I want to change it or convert it into a dynamic IP address. How would I do this? I'm using a Linksys router and running Mac OS X. Thanks! FW_Alex
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Proxy to IP in US [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Make my IP address appear to be from another country Possible Duplicate: Make my IP address appear to be from another country Some online game in US restrict ...
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IP address alias assigned by DHCP

I would like to create several aliases to eth0, but have the addresses assigned by DHCP instead of being set to static IP's. Is this even possible? All the examples I've seen assign a static IP using ...
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How To Find My Previous IP Addresses

Is it possible to find out what IP addresses a computer has been assigned by their ISP in, say - the last six months? I know the current IP address but would like to see the one before that, and ...
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Change ip address

I am using ubuntu 10.04 ultimate edition 2.6 and I want to change my IP address (I didn't know how to check whether it's static or dynamic) these are the following entries I found in ...
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what is IP address? what is IP address space, what is private IP address space?

private network is a network that uses private IP address space(What is it?).These addresses are commonly used for home, office, and enterprise local area networks (LANs),
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What is the router feature called that announces your IP address to DynDNS or similar?

I can't remember what it was called but there was a way for your router to announce to an online service what its IP address was, so that you only had to remember a name assigned to you by the online ...
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Is it possible that IPv4 format IP address is really on a (ipv6 format) DNSv6 server?

Is it possible that an IPv4 format IP address is based on a (IPv6 format) DNSv6 server? How would I determine this?
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Problem with dhcp in Debian

I try to have a static ip adress on an host. I execute the following commands : $ ip address eth0 10.4.1.15 netmask 255.255.255.0 $ route add default gw 10.4.1.5 But later my IP address changes ...
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user friendly name for ip address on home network

How can I set up some sort of local DNS service, so that instead of using ipaddresses to do things like VNC and remote desktop a more URL like thing can be used. All the devices on a network have a ...
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Do you know the address of some server with ftp access? [closed]

I need to test something using ftp. Is there some public server allowing ftp access to its files? What is a good way to search for such servers?
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neighbours PC on my Wifi

Well i can't put a password on my wifi, because everytime I do that the connection drops every 5 minutes or so on all wired and wireless PCs. I'm not happy about it but I keep a check of all the ...
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Accessing my web server from the outside world

I have successfully installed "LAMP" and can get to my web server by typing 10.0.2.15. How can I make it so that when I type in my domain name it brings up my web server?
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FTP - Connection refused - Ubuntu ::: Get message Connection refused when trying to connect to other computer in network

I Get message Connection refused when trying to connect to other computer in network. My System Ubuntu: computer1 ip: 10.0.0.1 computer2 ip: 10.0.0.2 computer1 shell: $ ftp ftp> open 10.0.0.2 ...
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Whats the meaning of 10.0.0.1/24 address of my computer (ip addr - command)?

Whats the meaning of 10.0.0.1/24 address of my computer (ip addr - command)? 1/24 and not 0/8 10.0.0 range and not 192.168.10
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I'm Looking For A Good Resource For Learning DNS, IP, and Network Addressing [closed]

Any recommendations on books, websites, or other resources for learning Internet Protocol, the ins and outs of DNS and how Networking and IP Addressing works? I have a fundamental knowledge of this ...
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Is the WAN IP of an ADSL modem likely to remain the same if it is not rebooted?

Is the WAN IP of an ADSL modem likely to remain the same if it is not rebooted? Is an ISP likely to change the WAN IP while the modem is in session?
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Do you get given your own IP address on dialup?

Do you get given your own IP address on dialup? I am trying to test remote connections from outside my LAN. Will I be given an IP address that I can use for remote desktop and assistance?
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Does a dialup connection usually give you an IP address?

I am trying to test remote connections to my LAN. If I use a dialup connection will I get an IP address I can use for this purpose?
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Getting the local IP address in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I am trying to get my locally assigned IP address from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with ifconfig and what I'm getting is my external IP address (in other words, it's the same IP I see on whatismyip.com) When ...
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Given a PC's MAC address, can I find its IP?

Is there a way to get the IP address when all you have is the MAC of an item?
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Getting IP Address of Access Point

recently I turned my Router to a wireless access point for my home network. Unfortunately, I forgot to note down the AP's IP Address and Subnet. How do I reliably get the IP of my AP? Thank's in ...
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Why does ping'ing another inet machine from MacBook get netgate's IP address?

I have three machines in my home network connected by a wireless router. One is a server installed with Linux at 192.168.1.1. Another is a ThinkPad with MS Windows XP at 192.168.1.2. The last one is a ...
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How to specify a different ip address in virtual box guest os

I am using Windows 7 as the host. And xp as guest. I've already check out this site: http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=17232 But the info is not complete. What do I need to set ...
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how do I find the ip address of a host on a Windows network?

There is a machine on our network called owner-pc. I want to learn its ip address. I'm not sure which computer it is, and I don't want to trundle to each station to figure it out. When I ping it from ...
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How does Windows Remote Desktop Connection know which computer to connect to?

How does Windows Remote Desktop connection work? An IP address is used to connect to the computer but....how can that IP be accessed from anywhere? If, for example, the IP address is 192.168.1.55, ...
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Why we can change our IP address?

I came across some websites that offer to change our IP addresses. One says we can surf the net anonymously, including changing our IP address and location. Most of the software packages are not free, ...