The IP address is like a real address, but related with computer or other device connected to the Internet.

You might need to find your IP address if you set up an Internet connection, allow other people to connect to your computer, or need to troubleshoot network problems.


1. Run the command prompt (usually under Start > Run)
2. In the Run window field, type cmd
3. Type ipconfig /all

Linux / Unix

In a terminal window, use the command /usr/sbin/ifconfig -a