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CableOne Static IP address?


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#1 Kirbyofdeath

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Posted 16 December 2015 - 02:36 PM

So I've noticed that ever since I've gotten CableOne, my public IP address has been the exact same. I was wondering, how would I change it to make it dynamic (for anonymity)?



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Posted 16 December 2015 - 03:12 PM

Unless you are paying extra for a static IP. It is very unlikely that your IP is static. I have tracked my public IP in the past and I have had the same IP renew for two or three years at time. I do not have a static IP. Having a dynamic IP does not give you any degree of anonymity. It's still tied to your ISP. It's still public.

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Posted 02 June 2016 - 05:31 PM

Sorry for old post but a easy way to change your IP if your ISP uses DHCP is to change the MAC address of your router(WAN). Then reboot your modem. This won't work if you have a gateway though. 






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