IP locator..

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  1. sunny91

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    man that'd be usefull if i could see people's IP addresses.........
     
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    Why, what would you use it for? ;)
     
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    you an admin arent you? you can use phpbb to view peoples ips i thought..
     
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    Yeah I can see them.
     
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    it might also be good in seeing whom might be sending you trojan-virus's as well. An IP can tell you a great many things
     
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    I usually use ARIN for IP lookup in the US. There are 2 others, one for Europe (RIPE) and one for Asia that I can't think of the name for at the moment. They not only give you the ISP, but the abuse contacts as well. I prefer to go to those as those are the ones that other sites use for the same info. I prefer to go right to the source.
     
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    According to the link I live in Cheltenham - close, but no cigar.
     
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    It's a bit deceiving for mine. It comes up as Dartmouth, which is actually a part of Halifax. They shouldn't really be listed separately. I suppose it is better to be more specific though. Even though it's wrong in my case. ;)
     
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    It's not exact. The location is the location of the ISP, not necessarily the IP address.
     
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    It says im in Bristol :shock: ;) I wish...
     
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    You're making me worried now.......

    You're obsessed with Bristol - Jeesh!
     
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    where does it say i live??
     
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    Ugh ! :shock:

    It says that I'm living in Knoxville, Tenessee. In fact, that's a bit far from where I really live !
     
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    Heh! That's where my mates live! All the A-Bomb development was done there.
     
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