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Windows 7: how to manually set up your ip dns server subnet mask and default gate

26 Feb 2012   #1
Ajji

Windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit
 
 
how to manually set up your ip dns server subnet mask and default gate

i always have this problem... my ip is always 169.xxx.xxx and i want to manually set up my ip so i wont this problem..


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26 Feb 2012   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

If you IP starts with 169.254.x.x that means you are configured incorrectly. You will need to fix that before you can manually fix the ip.

I suggested you run IPCONFIG /ALL and take a snip of the out put and upload it to us here/.
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26 Feb 2012   #3
Ajji

Windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit
 
 



here is the result when i ipconfig all
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26 Feb 2012   #4
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Subnet mask should be 255.255.255.0
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26 Feb 2012   #5
Ajji

Windows 7 Home Basic 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Subnet mask should be 255.255.255.0
how do i change it?
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