Get windows IPv4 and nothing else

cls && ipconfig | find "IPv4"
May be useful to get user's ip address over the phone, as users struggle to read through a long ipconfig result.
Sample Output
   IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . :w.x.y.z

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By: dizzi90
2013-12-03 13:08:01

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What Others Think

Yeah, that command would be easy to dictate over the phone!
jedifu · 250 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.
scantydd · 250 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"
dizzi90 · 249 weeks and 1 day ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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