Before finding out how to get the IP Address of our Computer, it’s also necessary to know what is IP Address. Most of the new computer users don’t know how to find out the same and what it is all about.
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What is IP Address
IP Stands for Internet Protocol. Let me put it into some simple words to describe the same, IP Address is a unique ID for every internet connection.
Doesn’t matter from which device you connect the internet, IP address will remain the same. So when we do shopping, sending emails, chatting, etc. An IP address records all the activities.
I am not going to take much deeper into this, as Internet and Networking is a vast area to understand. And we cannot put all into this article.
Let us leave it to the networking people who deal with this. But so far I hope in short this is being understood, what IP Address is about.
Seldom we require using our IP Address for doing many things, at that time we are always required to find out the same. And obviously which is not visible on the screen. So here let us see where and how we can find out the IP Address.
How To Find Your IP Address: Few ways to find out the IP Address Easily
Through the Command Prompt
Step 1. Type in your keyboard, Windows +R, to open the run command,
Step 2. Type cmd
Step 3. Dos Prompt Window will Appear on the screen
Step 4. Type ipconfig and press enter on your keyboard.
So the area where I had shown the arrow, that will be the IP Address of the computer.