Finding IP of VM

Sometimes mistakes happen in the documentation (or configuration) and you cannot find the k3OS VM again (IP changed, or something similar). You can use this tutorial to find all types of VMs / devices / services assuming you know the ports that these devices have opened.


  1. Install nmap for windows Download the Free Nmap Security Scanner for Linux/Mac/Windows
  2. Open it and enter the following command (adjust IP range and port to search for): nmap -p 8006 -O (8006 is Proxmox, Node-RED would be 1880