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how many numbers does a ip address have

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need example
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Stephen replied 11 years ago.
An IP address has a section of 4 numbers up to 3 digits
long. So the longest an IP address can be is 12 numbers

For example. A commen subnet IP address is

Each section of the IP has a specific meaning. I can get more detailed if you would like.

Hope this helps.

Customer: replied 11 years ago.
Reply to Stephen's Post: 1 010 100 004 would this be a ip address?
Expert:  Stephen replied 11 years ago.
It is possible -- but generally IP addresses do not have a leading zero.

So, this would be the IP address :

However - would not be a valid IP address.

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