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    dot641posted 6 years ago

    I would like to create a start page in firefox by using the ip address.  Can you help me with this?

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      ankigarg87posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      you can search ip address of every website by searching on search engine. you can open website by ip address only

      1. WryLilt profile image87
        WryLiltposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        Ummm.... so what happens if the creator/s of the website use a lot of different IP addresses?

        1. darkside profile image80
          darksideposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          A website will have its own unique IP address that doesn't change.

          66.211.109.13 posted by paradigmsearch is correct.

          1. Pcunix profile image88
            Pcunixposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            Not entirely accurate.

            Many larger websites spread the load around with "round-robin" DNS.  Sites like Akamai provide load sharing services like that, so a big site may not have the same address when you visit it tomorrow,

            See http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/ … kamai.html for more.

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        TopUniverseposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        How to do that?

        1. Pcunix profile image88
          Pcunixposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          You'd put http:// followed by the IP address in your browser address bar.

    2. paradigmsearch profile image85
      paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      My best guess:

      Type the IP address in the address bar that you want to make your home page.

      Go there. Hopefully it doesn’t auto change to the domain name.

      Do the “Make Home Page” function.

      1. WryLilt profile image87
        WryLiltposted 6 years ago in reply to this

        You do realize that an IP address is just a string of numbers looking something like this:

        163.391.185.189

        1. paradigmsearch profile image85
          paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago in reply to this

          Yep, and you can enter them in the address bar. And they will work.

          1. WryLilt profile image87
            WryLiltposted 6 years ago in reply to this

            Mine simply brings up information concerning my internet connection...

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              Website Examinerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

              Mine simply refused to load. If I added "IP" in the address bar, I got a list of search results.

  2. WryLilt profile image87
    WryLiltposted 6 years ago

    What exactly do you mean?

    An IP address is just a string of numbers to identify your computer. Like the numbers on your letter box.

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    Website Examinerposted 6 years ago

    Interesting first post. Welcome to HubPages!

  4. mdlawyer profile image60
    mdlawyerposted 6 years ago

    Yes. Very much unclear the query

  5. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    PS Do not do that with the IP addresses you see accompanying the comments. Depending on the ISP, those could be permanent/fixed/unique user addresses. Try accessing those and you could get yourself pegged as a hacker. smile

  6. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    Try this one:

    66.211.109.13

    Success can depend on what browser you are using, i.e : what it auto-tacks on to the front and back of it.

  7. paradigmsearch profile image85
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    Tell me where it goes and I will know that you have succeeded. smile

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      Website Examinerposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Good job, Paradigmsearch! I looked it up, and it belongs to HubPages. I tested it, and it brought me to this site. As far as bookmarking, the URL - not the IP - was what showed up in the address bar once the page loaded.

      1. paradigmsearch profile image85
        paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago in reply to this



        Poor dot... smile

 
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