How to find the IP address of computer?

How to find the IP address of computer?

Windows Vista and 7

Step 1: Click on Start, type in cmd in the search field and hit enter.


Step 2: The command prompt window will open. Type in ipconfig and press enter


Step 3: It will return your IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway.


Windows XP and 2000

Step 1: Click on Start and select Run.

Step 2: Type cmd then click OK.


Step 3: From the Command Prompt, enter ipconfig. It will return your IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway.


Step 4: Type exit to close the command prompt.

Macintosh OS X

Click on the Apple Menu > System Preference > Network > TCP/IP.

Macintosh 8.x and 9.x

Step 1: Click on the Apple Menu>Control Panels>TCP/IP.

Step 2: Select your Ethernet adapter from the Connect Via drop-down menu. Step 3: Under Setup, select Using DHCP Server from the Configure drop-down menu, if connecting to a router DHCP server. This is the most common setting when using a router. In this configuration, your computer will be automatically assigned an IP address by the router.

Step 4: You must reboot your computer to “renew” your IP address.

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