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Windows 7: Cant connect to the net. check DNS configuraton

4 Weeks Ago   #1
Megabuff

New South Wales
 
 
Cant connect to the net. check DNS configuraton

1 laptop suddenly stopped connecting to the net,

the wifi says all ok.

Other laptops and device all connect ok.

I got a error message on the working on this morning, saying that another device has the same IP address as this one, please contact your administrator (which is me DOH) lol.

any help much appreciated.


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4 Weeks Ago   #2
Paul Black

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi Megabuff,

Have you got the computers on your network as individual static IP addresses?

I hope this helps!
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4 Weeks Ago   #3
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

If you goto each pc then from a cmd prompt type


ipconfig /all


look for the ip 192.168.1.* you should find 2 with the same last number change one
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4 Weeks Ago   #4
Megabuff

New South Wales
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Paul Black View Post
Hi Megabuff,

Have you got the computers on your network as individual static IP addresses?

I hope this helps!
hi paul and thanks for your response.

im not sure mate i will have a look.

Funny thing is its been working ok for years, and suddenly stopped yesterday
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4 Weeks Ago   #5
Megabuff

New South Wales
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by samuria View Post
If you goto each pc then from a cmd prompt type


ipconfig /all


look for the ip 192.168.1.* you should find 2 with the same last number change one
thanks samuria i looked and i assume the 192.168.1 was an example?

im only seeing IPv4 Address
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