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What is my IP?  -- behind a router

Posted on 2002-05-02
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my computer is attached to a router. the router is attached to a cable modem. i'd like to get the IP address obtained from the ISP, not the the local IP scheme (i.e. 192.168.0.x).

also, how can VB tell whether the puter's IP is from a local scheme or directly obtained from an ISP?

my application needs to know what the IP address from the ISP is whether or not it's attached to a router.
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actually this is probably what you want:

http://www.mvps.org/vbnet/index.html?code/internet/tracert.htm

i believe the ip you want is the second hop
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second hop? what if the router was connecter to another router?

i still have to take a look at the code. thanks.
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