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Find my computer's IP address

The IP (Internet Protocol) address in your computer is a numerical label that identifies your computer on a network. This number is very helpful in troubleshooting connection issues. You may be asked to supply the address during a troubleshooting session.

The IPv4 address will be a series of numbers following the pattern 172.xxx.xxx.xxx. Typically Salem State network numbers start with 172.

Windows 10

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Network and Internet
  3. Select either Wi-Fi or Ethernet
  4. Select the connected network
  5. Scroll down to Properties
  6. Under properties, look for your IPV4 address

Mac OS X

  1. Under the Apple menu, select System Preferences
  2. Select Network usually in the 3rd row
  3. Select a connected network in the left side menu
  4. The IP address is displayed under Status: Connected

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