What is my IP/Ethernet Address ?

by Johannes Helmig [Published on 12 Feb. 1999 / Last Updated on 12 Feb. 1999]

When you need to know your Ethernet-address (as programmed by the Manufacturer during production into your Network-Board ),use :WINIPCFG
It is not in a menu, you need to "run" it manually:

Ethernet adapter
On the Modem/Dialup-Adapter,
no IP-address is pre-assigned,
because it will assigned during
connection to the ISP via DHCP.
Once the Modem has connected,
the IP-address (temporary
assigned by the ISP) is display.

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The Author — Johannes Helmig

Dr.Johannes Helmig is working as Director, Technical Knowledge Management in the Belgium office of Gerber Technology where he is involved in Customer Service and internal training, with special interest in Networking.


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