Get User IP Address Using PHP and ActionScript 3

An Internet Protocol Address (IP Address), is a unique number assigned to every device connected to the Internet. For different reasons, it can be useful to get the user IP address, like blocking a spammer user in a chat application for example. In this tutorial, I will show you how to get and display the user’s IP address using PHP and ActionScript.


Final Result Preview

Let’s take a look at the final result we will be working towards:

Note: this SWF is just to show the interface, it won’t show the actual IP because it isn’t connected to a PHP server.

The PHP script and SWF you create in this tutorial

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