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Windows 7: LAN does not have a valid IP configuration

10 May 2010   #51
Venths

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Ok. But whatever you say. When two other computers work through the same router, how could this be a DHCP problem?


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10 May 2010   #52
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

DHCP server works by "marking" your NIC's MAC address as "given IP address", thus it will not be given any IP address configuration anymore. As I stated earlier, maybe your MAC address is stuck at the router's DHCP server's reservation, thus your computer doesn't get any IP from it. You need to flush that "stuck" record...

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10 May 2010   #53
Venths

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Ok thanks for the info.

Mow I have flushed the DNS. Should i set back the IP to Dynamic?
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10 May 2010   #54
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Err... I don't know about that... you may try... If it still fail (you still get 169.254.x.y), then you need to get that router configuration fixed...

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10 May 2010   #55
Venths

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

OK. Thanks a lot for your help so far :)
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10 May 2010   #56
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

You're welcome

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10 May 2010   #57
Venths

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

MOD's change this thread status to solved :)
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