What is my server's IP address?


  • Applies to: Shared Hosting
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Time Needed: 10
    • Tools Required: AccountCenter access
  • Applies to: Grid Service
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Time Needed: 10
    • Tools Required: AccountCenter access
  • Applies to: DV
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Time Needed: 10
    • Tools Required: AccountCenter, Plesk, or WHM/cPanel access

Overview

Every (mt) Media Temple hosting service has an IP address associated with it. This article will show you how to locate your IP address for your server.

Instructions

The following will require that you have added your domain has been added to your Managed WordPress server.

  1. Log into your Media Temple account.
  2. Click on the ADMIN button associated with your Shared Hosting server.
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  3. Hover your cursor over the desired site slot, then click Manage.
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  4. In the left-menu, click Domains.
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  5. Click Manage next to your domain.
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  6. Click Edit DNS Zone File.
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  7. You should see the A-record auto generated by the Account Center which will contain your server IP address.
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Instructions

  1. Log into your Media Temple Account.
  2. Click the ADMIN button associated with your Shared Hosting server.
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  3. In the Dashboard, under Settings, click Server.
  4. Your IP address will appear in the list of settings.
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Instructions

Web IP address

  1. Log into your (mt) Media Temple Account Center.
  2. Click on the Admin button associated to your Grid Server.
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  3. While in your Grid control panel, click on Server Guide.
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  4. Click on DNS INFORMATION. Your web server IP will be located on this page.

    For information on email server IP, please continue down this guide.
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Email IP address

  1. While on your Server Guide page, click on EMAIL SETUP.

    Here you will find your incoming/outgoing server which you can input to mail clients such as: Outlook, Apple Mail, Thunderbird, etc.
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  2. If you require the IP address for DNS purposes, you can run a dig command on the access domain using terminal or a website such as https://dnschecker.org/
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Instructions

  1. Log into your Media Temple account.
  2. Click on the blue ADMIN button associated to your server.
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  3. Click View your Guide.
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  4. Scroll down until you reach the DNS section. There you will be able to locate your server IP address(es).
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