What Is Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)?

What is IPv6? Firstly, Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the replacement for IPv4. Due to the exhaustion of IPv4 as well as our ever expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT), IP version 6 will allow many more devices to seamlessly connect to the internet. Therefore, as this new version of IP addresses rolls […]

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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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Different IP Address Shown at WhatIsMyIP.com

Why does computer show different IP address in ipconfig?  Looking at the Internet Protocol address show on What Is My IP home page.  This is the public IP address, referred as the external IP address. Firstly, the computer assigns an external Internet Protocol address.  That is to say if the internet connection is straight to […]

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What Is MAC Cloning Relating to ISP?

Provided that it has the capability, MAC cloning can only be done at the router.  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.  Moreover, the DHCP server records your MAC and assigns an IP. If […]

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What Is DHCP Relating to ISP or Router?

What Is DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) In simple terms, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) determines if an IP is static or dynamic.  The length of time for an assigned IP address by the DHCP. The server controls the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol.  A router can be a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol server, and on […]

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