Retrieve Your Local IP Address and Host Name and Save it To The Desktop

Category:
Network/Internet
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Beginning
Author:
Anonymous

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
For this project, enable the Microsoft winsock 6.0 Component at Project > Components... and then add one to your form. The code executes on the Form_Load() event, but you can change it to a command button or any other event. Once compiled and run, check your Desktop for the text file that includes your IP address and host name.

Instructions: Copy the declarations and code below and paste directly into your VB project.

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