How to find IP address of a machine on network?
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Sat Jan 17 02:47:20 UTC 2009
On 01/16/2009 06:21 PM, Karl F. Larsen wrote:
> You do not seem to have the actual address of your Internet. All the
> 192.168.x.x are sub IP to the various users. I have an ActionTec DSL
> modem and router. To get my real IP address I got to http://192.168.0.1
> and it has a page that tells me all about it. I print that page and it
> is all there.
> This works on most small and some quite big routers. My Real IP is
> 216.31.x.x which changes if I turn off. But I stay on for many days and
> it's good for that period. I can ping my IP and it is quite fast.
I don't need it for this scan. If I need my Internet IP I simply check
my router. If I need a customer to tell me his/her internet IP I simply
have them go to http://whatsmyip.org/.
Besides, if I go to http://192.168.0.1 it won't tell me anything. My DSL
modem is set to bridge mode and my lans are run on different subnets
than 192.168.0.x. The _only_ way that I can connect to
http://192.168.0.1 from a browser is if I reconfigure a machine to be on
the 192.168.0.x network. In your case your machine is configured for
192.168.0.4 so you are on the same subnet as your DSL modem; hence you
can http://192.168.0.1 and see the modem's web interface.
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