How to View Your IP AddressEvery computer, wireless device, or other gadget connected to the Internet has an IP address. IP addresses are numbers separated by dots. To view your computers IP address in Windows XP go to the start menu. Click on run. Type cmd in the box and then hit OK.
The command prompt will appear. Type ipconfig. This shows my modem and here is my IP address. Notice the first three groups of numbers - 192.168.1 All the computers on my network start with these three groupings of numbers. One computer ends with a .44, another is .46 and so on. You'll likely find your network to be similar.