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Get windows IPv4 and nothing else

Terminal - Get windows IPv4 and nothing else
cls && ipconfig | find "IPv4"
2013-12-03 13:08:01
User: dizzi90
Functions: find
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Get windows IPv4 and nothing else

May be useful to get user's ip address over the phone, as users struggle to read through a long ipconfig result.

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Terminal - Alternatives
cls && ipconfig | findstr -R "[ IPv4 | adapter ]"
cls && ipconfig | findstr -R "[ IPv4 | adapter ]"

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Yeah, that command would be easy to dictate over the phone!

Comment by jedifu 142 weeks and 6 days ago

I don't work on winXP.

The result as following on winXP:

C:\>ipconfig /all |find "IP "

Windows IP Configuration

IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : w.x.y.z

could you tell me different btw find and findstr,if you know.

Comment by scantydd 142 weeks and 5 days ago

jedifu, fair point. I guess it's more useful if you can also email/IM the user.

scantydd, I don't have an XP machine to test on. You could use find "IP Address"

Comment by dizzi90 141 weeks and 1 day ago

Your point of view

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