You have an Internet connection that utilizes a Dynamic IP address. Every time you want to connect to a pcAnywhere host, you have to check the TCP/IP address. You want to know how to connect to a computer without having to check the TCP/IP address each time, or you want to make use of a Domain Naming Service to provide a name for the computer on the Internet.
With a Dynamic IP address, usually only the last octet (last 3 digits) of the number ever changes. pcAnywhere can browse through a range of IP addresses. Using the steps outlined below, you can have pcAnywhere browse through a range of IP addresses and then select the correct computer to connect to or, make use of a Domain Naming Service.
|Browse a range of IP addresses|