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I have set up an IP Locator service. Worked fine, until I started using Cloudflare:

Instead of showing the user's IP address, Cloudflare shows its server's IP! What can I do?

My Site:

Note: I'm on a shared server, so I cannot do any server-side modifications

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This can be fixed in one of several ways:

In PHP, Cloudflare reports the real IP addresses like this: $_SERVER["HTTP_CF_CONNECTING_IP"];

For a server-side solution, you can install a module which will automatically resolve the correct IP. Information about restoring original visitor IP with CloudFlare.

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Thanks, I'll give it a try! – Nick Jun 26 '12 at 18:25

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