How to Find Your iPad’s IP Address

When your iPad connects to Wi-Fi, it’s assigned a local IP address by the router that controls the network to which you are connected. If you need to find the local IP address assigned to your iPad go to Settings and select Wi-Fi (should be just below Airplane Mode). Once selected, you should see the […]

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How to Find Your iPhone’s IP Address

When your iPhone connects to Wi-Fi, it’s assigned a local IP address by the router that controls the network to which you are connected. If you need to find the local IP address assigned to your iPhone go to Settings and select Wi-Fi (should be just below Airplane Mode). Once selected, you should see the […]

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What Is MAC Cloning?

MAC cloning can only be done at your router providing it has those capabilities. Most ISPs assign their IPs based on the MAC address in your equipment. If the MAC address of your router is 00-11-22-33-44-55 and you connect to your ISP, the DHCP server records your MAC and assigns an IP. If you disconnect […]

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What Is DHCP?

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol In simple terms, DHCP determines if your IP is static or dynamic and the length of time an IP address is assigned. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol is controlled by a DHCP server. Your router can be a DHCP server…and if you’re on a home network, it most likely serves this purpose. […]

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What Is a MAC Address?

A MAC address is a physical hardware address assigned to each device that has the capability of connecting to a network. The internet is nothing more than a large network. The MAC address is something that is assigned in the chip on the device and is not something the user can change. […]

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