How do I find my IP Address and Network Settings?

The IP Address and network settings are used for addressing and routing over an Ethernet network. It is your computer or printer's logical (virtual) address.

An IP Address looks like this: 138.26.1.201

 

SOLUTION:

Windows 7, Vista, XP

  1. Open a DOS Window (Start -> Programs -> Accessories -> Command Prompt).
  2. Type the command: ipconfig -all | more.

Macintosh

  1. Open System Preferences in the Dock.
  2. Click the Network tab.
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