How to get IP address of client

How to get IP address of client
This tutorial shows how ASP can be used to retreive the IP address of the remote host by using the ServerVariable Object.

Active Server Pages (ASP) has a built-in object called ServerVariables. This object holds useful information on Environmental Variables. One the variable is “REMOTE_ADDR” which holds the IP address of the visitor. To request the IP address of host machine, use the following code:

Your IP address is <%= Request.ServerVariables("REMOTE_ADDR") %>

There is a lot of other useful information that can be retrieved from the ServerVariable object e.g. Server Name, Browser Type, etc. To view a listing of available variables, visit the following link:

Happy ASPing


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