IP addresses have become a key component in the maintenance of online privacy of many internet users around the world. But did you know that you can track the IP addresses of Instagram users as well? There may not be a direct or official way to do it, but there is still a way. In this article, I will show you how to find someone's IP address on Instagram via two ways. So, stick to the end.
Two ways to find someone’s IP address on Instagram
1. Using third-party IP address finders
A great way to trace someone's IP address is to use third-party websites called Instagram IP address finder or finders. Once you enter that person's profile URL into the appropriate spaces on the website, you will be able to get various details regarding that person along with their IP address. Some of the famous websites that you can use are Grabify IP Logger, Snoopreport, BeenVerified, etc.
2. Using Command Prompt
Your computer or laptop comes with a built-in programme called Command Prompt. Using code strings, it is possible to give computer orders and direct it to take certain actions that include even tracking someone’s IP. It can display IP addresses that connect to your computer, among other things that you can know about that person.
- The first thing that it demands is you start a conversation with someone and keep them engaged.
- Then press Win+R to open the search menu.
- Next, type cmd into the search box to launch the Command Prompt.
- In the Command Prompt window that is now popping up in your screen, type the command ‘netstat -an’.