This software instantly shows the important network parameters of your PC: computer name, workgroup or domain name, external IP address, internal IP address and internal subnet mask. It is well known that almost all internet service providers do not keep static IP unless you pay for this service. This software monitors your external IP and notifies you via a popup message in the tray and/or a sound alert if the external IP address of your computer has changed.
|Software Version: 2.46
Size: 1.58 MB
Released: August 29th, 2020
Operating Systems: Windows 7/8/8.1/10
The software displays your network parameters on the main screen. A few words should be mentioned about internal and external IP addresses and monitoring settings.
GetNetworkInfo displays your internal and external IP. Internal IP is the IP address that is assigned by your router or a cable modem. This IP is only visible within your local network. External IP is the IP address assigned to your cable modem by your ISP (Internet Service Provider). This IP address is exposed to the internet. External IP address is other words is an unique identifier of your computer on the network assigned by your internet service provider. Internal IP address is an unique identifier assigned to your computer within your local network.
GetNetworkInfo allows you to track changes of your external IP address. You may check your external IP automatically every N minutes and compare it to the old value of the IP address. If the IP has changed, a popup message or sound alarm may be used as a notification. Below is a screen shot of the "Settings" dialog.