$session->getIP() method

Get the IP address of the current user (IPv4)

Example

$ip = $session->getIP();
echo $ip; // outputs 111.222.333.444

Usage

// basic usage
$string = $session->getIP();

// usage with all arguments
$string = $session->getIP(bool $int = false, $useClient = false);

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
int (optional)bool

Return as a long integer for DB storage? (default=false)

useClient (optional)bool, int

Give preference to client headers for IP? HTTP_CLIENT_IP and HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR (default=false) Specify integer 2 to include potential multiple CSV separated IPs (when provided by client).

Return value

string int

Returns string by default, or integer if $int argument indicates to.


$session methods and properties

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.133

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