What is IP address?
IP (Internet Protocol) Address is an address of your network hardware. To be specific it is your network interface card. It helps in connecting your computer or laptop to other devices on your network and all over the world through the Internet. An IP Address is made up of numbers or characters.
The format of an IP address would be: xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
All the computing devices or smart phones that are connected to the internet would have an unique IP address. Therefore it would have billions of IP addresses all over the world. Since the traditional IPv4 is not capable for IP addresses requirements. This requirement is fulfilled by the new IP address version: IPv6.
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