How to obtain your internal IP address


Once you have enabled the Smart Access feature via Control Panel and added a gateway, next step is to connect to your chosen gateway and locate your internal IP address. In order to obtain said address while connected to the NordLayer gateway, please follow the instructions below.

  • Obtaining internal IP address on macOS

Please head to System Preferences, choose Network and select NordLayer adapter. You will see the local IP value next to 'IP Address'.

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  • Obtaining internal IP address on Windows

Please open Command Prompt and enter 'ipconfig' (without the quotes). Below the NordLayer adapter you will see the internal IP address in the following format: 10.6.x.x

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  • Obtaining internal IP address on Linux

On Debian-based Linux distributions, you can use a Terminal command 'hostname -I' (without the quotes).

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Note: In case you have any questions or are experiencing any issues, please feel free to contact our 24/7 customer support team.


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