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Windows Vista (All Versions): Network and Sharing Center

  1. From the desktop, navigate through; Logo > Control Panel > Network & Internet > View Network Status and Tasks. This will open the 'Network and Sharing Center'.
  2. Select the 'Connection' > 'Local Area Connection' then the 'Status' tab. The 'details' buttonwill provide the IP address and connection information.

Under 'Properties,' you'll find your current network address in the IPv4 address field. Additionally, in this section, you'll find other networking information, such as the DNS address, wireless. WhatIsMyIP.com® is the industry leader in providing IP address information. Moreover, we provide tools that allow users to perform an Internet Speed Test, Location Lookup, Proxy Detection, Whois Lookup, and more. Extensive tutorials that show users how to trace an email address are also available. Furthermore, knowing your IP address is crucial for online gaming, using remote. Keep in mind that we are tracing your current IP and if you’re using a proxy server 1 then we’ll report information on that IP rather than your computer’s address. I’m showing that your IP address is and that you are currently in, Washington with timezone of America/LosAngeles.

Windows Vista (All Versions): ipconfig.exe

  1. From the desktop, navigate through; Logo > type 'cmd.exe' in the 'Start Search' dialog box . A command prompt window will appear.
  2. At the prompt, type 'ipconfig'. All IP information for all network adapters in use by Windows will be displayed.

Additional Items

Every IP connection has additional information that is associated with it's operation.

The subnet mask is an another 32-bit number that identifies what network the IP address belongs. Computers with IP addresses on the same subnet can talk to each other natively. IP addresses with different subnet masks must communicate through a translating device such as a router to exchange information. A common example of a subnet mask is;

Current Ip Address Of My Computer

The subnet mask for all IP addresses in use at Logan Hall is and for all of the addresses in Fiji House.

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Default gateway is the IP address of another computer that acts as the exit ramp for all traffic leaving the network. The most common use for a default gateway is to allow computers on the network to access the Internet. Corporate environments use a 'proxy server' as a default gateway to filter and protect outgoing network traffic.

The default gateway address for Logan Hall is and for Fiji House.

Every computer with an IP address needs the IP address of a DNS server to resolve names of web-sites on the Internet. Without a proper DNS server and the correct subnet mask, a computer will not be able to access the Internet. All computers on-campus use the same DNS server addresses. Three DNS server addresses are provided for load-balancing and redundancy. These addresses only work while on-campus and not off-campus.

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The Penn DNS servers are,, and

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