Solved

VB.Net - Get IPAddress of User Computer

Posted on 2013-06-13
4
320 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-13
Good Day Experts!

I have a little modification required for my application.  When the User performs and Add on one of the Tabs, I need to insert the IP Address of their computer into the record.

I have searched the net and am having trouble finding just the simple one IPAddress example.

Can you recommend a link to a how-to for this?

Thanks,
jimbo99999
0
Comment
Question by:Jimbo99999
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 75

Expert Comment

by:käµfm³d 👽
ID: 39245019
Is this a web application, Forms app, or a console app?
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
Jagadishwor Dulal earned 500 total points
ID: 39245022
Private Sub GetIPAddress()
Dim strHostName As String
Dim strIPAddress As String
strHostName = System.Net.Dns.GetHostName()
strIPAddress = System.Net.Dns.GetHostByName(strHostName).AddressList(0).ToString()
MessageBox.Show("Host Name: " & strHostName & "; IP Address: " & strIPAddress)
End Sub

Open in new window


http://sourcecodemaster.com/vb-net/how-do-i-get-a-computers-name-and-ip-address-using-vb-net/
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/13868/Get-the-client-s-IP-address-using-TcpClient-in-VB
0
 

Author Comment

by:Jimbo99999
ID: 39245052
It is a console app.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Jimbo99999
ID: 39245944
Thanks for the help and the links. I have it working.  

Good day,
jimbo99999
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Spacing between controls 4 31
VB.Net - ReportViewer Windows Form many reports 2 24
Definitions and default visual studio colors 5 58
Help with Syntax 9 29
This tutorial demonstrates one way to create an application that runs without any Forms but still has a GUI presence via an Icon in the System Tray. The magic lies in Inheriting from the ApplicationContext Class and passing that to Application.Ru…
If you need to start windows update installation remotely or as a scheduled task you will find this very helpful.
Internet Business Fax to Email Made Easy - With  eFax Corporate (http://www.enterprise.efax.com), you'll receive a dedicated online fax number, which is used the same way as a typical analog fax number. You'll receive secure faxes in your email, f…
Hi friends,  in this video  I'll show you how new windows 10 user can learn the using of windows 10. Thank you.

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

25 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now