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What are the classes of Ip Address and its range?

Updated on August 29, 2008

Ip Address range

 

IP Adresse can be classified into five classes A, B, C, D and E. Each class consists of a contiguous subset of the overall IPv4 address range.

Range.

Class A 0-126

Class B 128-191

Class C 192-223

Class D 224-239 (Used for Mulicast)

Class E 240-255 (Used for Research and Education)

Private address range.

10.0.0.0 to 10.255.255.255

172.16.0.0 172.31.255.255

192.168.0.0 192.168.255.255

169.254.0.0 169.254.255.255(used as self assigned ip)

Thanks

Karthick M

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      harshal 

      4 years ago

      can u pls gim me website regarding ip..............

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      Adam34 

      4 years ago

      Thanks for your useful information.If you want to find your IP address,

      visit http://www.ip-details.com/ .

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      Abba 

      5 years ago

      thanks,God bless.

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      Rupesh 

      5 years ago

      Send answer me on my email id

      rupesh_kamble1991@ymail.com

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      Rupesh 

      5 years ago

      Tell me the detail about IP Range...??

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      kaichou45 

      6 years ago

      how to allow the user to input 4 numbers separated by a dot

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      how can I able to input the ip address with dotted ip address using scanf? 

      6 years ago

      very well

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      sunilswaraj 

      6 years ago

      thanks for given information and one morething could u give information about CCNA,i want to learn

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      vinisha 

      6 years ago

      Hi

      Thank u for your informations..Can u just tell me wat is loop back and wat is the actual use of all these classes of IP and pls add some more information about Subnet mask also to get better ideas...

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      mahesh 

      6 years ago

      thanks guys

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      Rajinder singh 

      6 years ago

      loop back ip address 127.0.0.0 to 127.255.255.255 it is reserved for NIC (Lan card) testing .

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      craju 

      6 years ago

      hi all,

      loop back ip address 127.0.0.0 to 127.255.255.255 it is reserved .

      it is just testing purpose

      thanks

      Raju

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      maddy 

      6 years ago

      karthickjck.... u said that 127 is reserved for Loop back bt wht is d meaning of loop back here?

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      thilipan 

      6 years ago

      thank u sir................

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      NAVEEN KUMAR 

      6 years ago

      PLZ GIVE ME SOME SITE ADDRESS WHERE I CAN LEARN CCNA

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      Vinayak 

      6 years ago

      Thanks Karthic.

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      manu 

      6 years ago

      169.254.0.0 169.254.255.255(used as self assigned ip)

      Please Explain it...

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      Afzal 

      6 years ago

      bundle of thanks for this guide

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      aswini 

      6 years ago

      thanxx

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      ajit 

      6 years ago

      thanx yaar

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      Piyush 

      6 years ago

      not sufficient information....please add more information....

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      suresh dophe 

      6 years ago

      it's fine keep it up

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      nagesh jadhav 

      6 years ago

      thanks karthick

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      rajdeep gajare 

      6 years ago

      How Do I Trace my network brodcasting problem??

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      sangeetha 

      6 years ago

      thnx karthick

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      plshelpme 

      7 years ago

      Hi, can you pls help me..

      the ip address is 140.60.0.0.. i need to find the SNA, SM, the ip range and broadcast address.. im really confuse.. pls help.

      for 2000 hosts,200 hosts, 60 hosts, 2hosts and 2 hosts

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      Khalid 

      7 years ago

      0 and 127 (First and Last in the range)doesn't use. So the actual range of class a is 1 - 127.

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      raghvendra 

      7 years ago

      thanx karthick ji

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      raghvendra 

      7 years ago

      thanx karthick ji

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      malkiat singh 

      7 years ago

      very gud 22 g

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      karthickjck 

      7 years ago from Bangalore

      khaleel,

      As per RFC, Class A stars from 0 to 126

      Thanks

      Karthick Murugan

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      khaleel 

      7 years ago

      hi i have a small confusion abt class A. does it starts from 0-126 or 1-126?

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      sushil kodre 

      7 years ago

      i not undasdand for ip class.

    • karthickjck profile imageAUTHOR

      karthickjck 

      7 years ago from Bangalore

      Hi Rajiv,

      127 can also be called as CLASS A but it cannot be assigned to any host. 127 is reserved for Loop back.

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      rajiv soni 

      7 years ago

      i agree. but i confuse because why some people asked class A-0 to 127.

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      SHILESH K. 

      7 years ago

      GOOD EPAINATION IS GIVEN

      THANX

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      Ashvini 

      7 years ago

      thank you

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      shridhar 

      8 years ago

      thanku for help me

    • karthickjck profile imageAUTHOR

      karthickjck 

      8 years ago from Bangalore

      There are free subnet calculator using which we can find the subnet easily. You can also refer the below link.

      http://searchnetworking.techtarget.com/tip/0,28948...

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      sunil 

      8 years ago

      can u help me in calculating the subnet mask in shortcut method with one IP address.

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      ERASTO LYIMO 

      9 years ago

      your explanation is very good and help me in my networking study ,please can you send to some tips or web site regading networking

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