Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: problems with /ipconfig

13 Apr 2011   #1

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
problems with /ipconfig

it won't let me check my /ipconfig says Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

'ipconfig' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

and i can't figure out why all of the sudden this has happened if someone could help me asap thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Apr 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Rizzir,

I know this may be silly, but did you type ipconfig and not /ipconfig?

problems with /ipconfig-ipconfig.jpg

My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Apr 2011   #3
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

Did you open a command prompt to run as Administrator?

See this Ipconfig Commands
ipconfig /
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 problems with /ipconfig

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
ipconfig ?
Hi I need my MAC address so I tried ipconfig\all and / wont do it. Found a list of commands but ipconfig.exe flashed the black dialogue and whisks it away immediately. I am supposedly running this workstation as admin,... but you can never be sure :) All help appreciated Cheers Chris
Network & Sharing
What's up with Ipconfig?
I'm new to Windows 7 so this is probably an easy fix. I'm running W7x64 Ultimate. The other day I had a quick power outage. When this happens (when I had XP) I would always have to cycle the power on my modem and router before I could reconnect to the internet. Most times I'd have to run...
Network & Sharing
ipconfig /release ipconfig /renew fail
So I was messing around on my laptop yesterday trying different things one of them being able to get a new ip address. I read /release /renew did this however I was mistaken. ipconfig /renew does not work because my media is disconnected. I essentially seem to have lost my ip address and am having...
Network & Sharing
ipconfig /all
When I type that command, I get like 61 one connections. I can't scroll to the top, because there are so many. I want to see what my dns server address is.
Network & Sharing
I'm sort of a novice. On a website it told how to find your mac address and other info. It said to go to start>cmd>ipconfig -all. I made a mistake and typed ipconfig -all in the run box instead of in the comand prompt. When I did a black screen appeard then immediately went away. I did it in the...
Network & Sharing

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:13.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App