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Show interface IP Address in Windows 10


Commands below work in Windows 10, I think it will also work in Windows 2012.

Displaying or show IP Address in Windows is quite straight forward using ipconfig /all command.

The command has the /all parameter so it will display the IP Address of all the interfaces on the machine.

Display IP Address of a specific interface in Windows via command line using “netsh” tool.

To display the interface IP Address you need to get the interface name.

Typing the command below will show all the interface name and its state whether its connected or disconnected.

     netsh interface show interface

Sample output:
Admin State    State          Type             Interface Name
-------------------------------------------------------------------------
Enabled        Connected      Dedicated        Ethernet
Enabled        Connected      Dedicated        VMware Network Adapter VMnet1
Enabled        Connected      Dedicated        VMware Network Adapter VMnet8
Enabled        Connected      Dedicated        Wi-Fi
Enabled        Disconnected   Dedicated        Ethernet 2

To get the IP Address of a particular interface, type:

Wi-Fi is the name of an interface, replace the parameter with any interface name.

     netsh interface  ipv4  show ipaddresses  Wi-Fi

Sample output:

Address 192.168.169.19 Parameters
---------------------------------------------------------
Interface Luid     : Wi-Fi
Scope Id           : 0.0
Valid Lifetime     : 3h31m50s
Preferred Lifetime : 3h31m50s
DAD State          : Preferred
Address Type       : Dhcp
Skip as Source     : false

The output also shows whether the IP Address was set via DHCP or not.

To display IP Address of all the interfaces using netsh, type:

    netsh interface  ipv4  show ipaddresses

Interface 13: Wi-Fi
Addr Type  DAD State   Valid Life Pref. Life Address
---------  ----------- ---------- ---------- ------------------------
Dhcp       Preferred     3h30m11s   3h30m11s 192.168.169.19

Interface 1: Loopback Pseudo-Interface 1
Addr Type  DAD State   Valid Life Pref. Life Address
---------  ----------- ---------- ---------- ------------------------
Other      Preferred     infinite   infinite 127.0.0.1
Interface 24: Ethernet

Addr Type  DAD State   Valid Life Pref. Life Address
---------  ----------- ---------- ---------- ------------------------
Other      Preferred     infinite   infinite 169.254.0.241

Interface 4: Local Area Connection* 3
Addr Type  DAD State   Valid Life Pref. Life Address
---------  ----------- ---------- ---------- ------------------------
Other      Tentative     infinite   infinite 169.254.231.119

To get more information about the interface, type:

     netsh interface  ipv4 show interfaces level=verbose

Sample output:

Interface Wi-Fi Parameters
----------------------------------------------
IfLuid                                                   : wireless_32768
IfIndex                                                 : 13
State                                                    : connected
Metric                                                 : 25
Link MTU                                          : 1500 bytes
Reachable Time                                 : 19000 ms
Base Reachable Time                        : 30000 ms
Retransmission Interval                    : 1000 ms
DAD Transmits                                  : 3
Site Prefix Length                             : 64
Site Id                                                : 1
Forwarding                                         : disabled
Advertising                                         : disabled
Neighbor Discovery                            : enabled
Neighbor Unreachability Detection   : enabled
Router Discovery                               : dhcp
Managed Address Configuration      : enabled
Other Stateful Configuration              : enabled
Weak Host Sends                                : disabled
Weak Host Receives                           : disabled
Use Automatic Metric                         : enabled
Ignore Default Routes                         : disabled
Advertised Router Lifetime                 : 1800 seconds
Advertise Default Route                      : disabled
Current Hop Limit                               : 0
Force ARPND Wake up patterns        : disabled
Directed MAC Wake up patterns       : disabled
ECN capability                                   : application

This command shows more details about a specific interface which  includes gateway, IP address, subnet mask, DNS and interface metric.

          netsh interface  ipv4  show config name="Wi-Fi"

Configuration for interface "Wi-Fi"
    DHCP enabled:                                              Yes
    IP Address:                                                    192.168.170.19
    Subnet Prefix:                                                192.168.1.0/24 (mask 255.255.255.0)
    Default Gateway:                                           192.168.170.254
    Gateway Metric:                                             0
    InterfaceMetric:                                              25
    Statically Configured DNS Servers:               81.82.83.84
    Register with which suffix:                             Primary only
    WINS servers configured through DHCP:      None



Cheers.. Enjoy..


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