Can Someone Find Me with My IP Address?

Have you ever wondered to this question "Can someone find me by knowing my IP address?"
This video will provide you the answer.

Video Transcripts

Today, we are going to answer the question: Can Someone Find Me with My IP Address? Everyone know that privacy is very important. Because of the privacy concern, many people on the internet ask this question. So what is the answer!

In General, the Answer is No

When you are connected to the internet, your ISP will assign your computer an IP address. The address is used to route internet traffic to your computer and it does not reveal your location. Therefore, when people locate your IP address, they will find out only about your ISP’s name and its location, not your home address.

Let’s see in practice:

Example, I know someone’s IP address and I want to locate it. So, I go to IP Location Finder at ipindetail.com.
Then, I enter the IP address into the search box and press Enter.

Here is result from the locator. We can see who is the ISP, and its location such as city, country name, region, postal code and some more details.

In Special Case, the Answer is Yes

If you are involving in illegal activities, the law enforcement agency can get a court order and submit it to your ISP to request your information. The ISP know who is using certain IP address on a certain date and time as well your home address.

Let’s get into the Conclusion

In general, people cannot locate your home address. Be sure to stay safe online, don’t give your name and personal information to other people unless you trust them.
Thanks you for watching and Good Luck!