postheadericon How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

Creating a remote IP address is a safe way to host internet games and servers without the hassle of possibly being hacked. The IP address created in this set of instructions is hidden from the public view, and thus is much more secure. The easiest way to accomplish this is by using a free program named No-IP, which will create this remote IP address for you. This is also called dynamic DNS and No-IP.com is actually the World’s Largest Free Dynamic DNS Provider.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

1 Begin by visiting the No-IP website.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

2 Create an account on the website by clicking on the Create Account link on the right side of the page. Make sure to give a valid email address, and to fill in all the asked information properly.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

3 Confirm your account’s activation by logging into the email account you submitted to the website. You will have received an email, which will ask you to click on a link to confirm activation.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

4 Click on the Download link at the top of the No-IP webpage.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

5 Download the version which correctly corresponds to your operating system.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

6 Install the downloaded file. This may take several minutes.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

7 Log on to the No-IP website using the account information you submitted during step 2.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

8 Click on the Add Host link found on the page.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

9 Enter the hostname you wish to make your IP Address. Leave all the other options at their default values and click Create Host.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

10 Open the No-IP application you installed during step 6.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

11 Log in using your No-IP account information during step 2.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

12 Click “Edit Hosts”, click on the “check box” and then click “Save” button.

How to Create a Remote IP Address Using No IP.Com

13 When asked to input an IP address for hosting servers or games, use your new remote one. An example would be test1550.no-ip.biz instead of placing your current IP address such as 99.224.131.109.

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