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Why do I have two IP addresses and some times 4. My Iphone

Customer Question

Why do I have two IP addresses and some times 4. My Iphone and Ipad can not connect to the printed
JA: How old is your iPad, and what model are you using?
Customer: md785ll/a. It has always worked It is about 2/3 yrs old. They all worked now the can't find the printer. Also the current IP address is different from the router and DNS number
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: Yes and apple update
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 4 months ago.

Hello. My name is Michael. I can help you with your question.

Can you please let me know what the IP address of the router is and what the IP address of the different IP address is? Is the different IP address on the iphone?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
IP 192.168.1.254 Router & DNS
iP 192.168.1.117 IPhone
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 4 months ago.

Thank you. That looks correct. They are on the same subnet. The IP addresses must be unique, but the first three sets of numbers should match... the 192.168.1.