An IP (Internet protocol) address is a set of numbers assigned to every computer on the Internet that helps identify each one. These numbers also help direct information to other computers. Each computer on the network h... More » Technology Internet & Networking

There are several ways to change your IP address, including unplugging your modem, using a different Internet connection, using a proxy server and contacting your Internet service provider. If you're using a Windows oper... More » Technology Internet & Networking

To trace an Internet Protocol address, access a website that offers IP address look-up services, and enter the IP address to be traced in the search box to find the name of the Web host. Search the database on the websit... More » Technology Internet & Networking
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The location of an IP address is usually found in your computer's network diagnostics or Internet connection settings. Though this information is stored by your computer, it is assigned by your Internet provider or LAN r... More » Technology Internet & Networking

A free Internet protocol (IP) tracker is available for online download at SolarWinds. The program called SolarWinds IP Address Tracker, allows a user to easily organize and keep track of the different IP addresses used w... More » Technology Internet & Networking

A server address is another name for an Internet protocol or IP address. Each computer has its own IP address, and when a person types the name of a website into a browser, he is actually directed to the IP address assoc... More » Technology Internet & Networking

An IP conflict, or specifically an IP address conflict, occurs when two computers over the Internet or a local area network have the same IP address. An IP conflict occurring between two computers can result in either bo... More » Technology Internet & Networking