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I have an Android Tablet with Android 7.0 connected to my network via an OTG RJ45 Ethernet connector.

I know how to get local IP address when connected via WiFi, but not via Ethernet.

Any idea on how to do that (eventually with an app compatible with Nougat)?

Thanks

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You can get the information you are looking for with the ifconfig command. On your android device install a terminal emulator app and open a local connection.

The ifconfig is a system administration utility in Unix-like operating systems for network interface configuration.

  • connect and setup your Ethernet connection.
  • Open the terminal app.
  • Enter the command ifconfig into the terminal.
  • scroll down and look for eth0 or close to that.
  • You should be able to find the ip address there.

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