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Identify and fix your Internet and wireless network problems with the instructions in these Howcast videos.
You Will Need
- Internet access
Search the internet. Many web sites will give you your IP address for free.
Find IP for Windows XP and Vista
Find your IP address for Windows XP and Vista by clicking the Start button.
Click Control Panel
Click Control Panel, clicking Network and Internet, and then clicking Network and Sharing Center.
Under Connection, click View status. Click Details. Your computer's IP address appears in the Value column, next to "IPV4 IP Address."
Roll over the Remote Administration icon
In Windows, roll your cursor over the Remote Administration program icon in the system tray or taskbar in the lower right corner of your screen. Many remote administration programs will display your IP address when your cursor rolls over the icon.