Domain names are used to identify one or more IP addresses.
For example, the domain name microsoft.com represents about a dozen IP addresses.
Domain names are used in URLs to identify particular Web pages.
For example, in the URL http://www.pcwebopedia.com/index.html, the domain name is pcwebopedia.com.
What is the IP of domain?
The domain name functions as a link to the IP address. Links do not contain actual information, but they do point to the place where the IP address information resides. It is convenient to think of IP addresses as the actual code and the domain name as a nickname for that code.
What is the difference between IP and domain name?
An IP address is an identifier for a computer or device on a TCP/IP network and its unique for each device and no two devices can have same IP address. For example, 192.168.10.230 is an IP address. A domain name is a name that identifies an IP addresses. A domain name can identify one or more IP addresses.
How does a domain name translate to an IP address?
DNS is what translates your familiar domain name (www.google.com) into an IP address your browser can use (126.96.36.199).
What is my server domain name?
The easiest way to identify your Server domain name is on the lock screen of your computer. Your Domain name will be visible, in the form of Domain\Username.