How do I get my IP Address?

Option 1

If you are on the Harvard network, click here to get your IP address.

Option 2

The following instructions will walk you through obtaining the IP address for either your wired or wireless network adapter.

Windows Vista/Windows 7

  1. Start Button > Type "cmd" in search field
  2. Select cmd.exe > Type "ipconfig /all"
  3. Find the “Ipv4” listed under Wireless LAN Adapter or Ethernet Adapter (Depending on Type of Connection)

Windows XP

  1. Start > Run
  2. Type "cmd" and press Enter
  3. Type "ipconfig /all"
  4. Find the “Ipv4” listed under Wireless LAN Adapter or Ethernet Adapter (Depending on Type of Connection) 

Mac OS X 10.5/10.6

  1. Go to the Network Preference Pane in System Preferences.
  2. Select either Ethernet (Wired) or Airport (Wireless) on the left panel.
  3. Your IP address should appear on the right.

If you are having trouble locating your IP Address, contact the Service Desk or call (617) 495-7777 for further assistance.