Questions about using a static IP address, as opposed to using a dynamically-assigned one.

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Static Ip results in no internet connection in CentOS 6.5 (Basic Server)

I am unable to get an internet connection with my static IP setup. Here's my relevant files: /etc/sysconfig/network NETWORKING=yes HOSTNAME=localhost.myserver GATEWAY=192.168.1.1 ...
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Use single static IP for multiple machines

I currently have a DSL modem at home that has a static IP (say 77.77.77.77). This modem is connected to a wireless router which has a few machines connected to it. For sake of simplicity, from now ...
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Check if internet connection is providing a dynamic or static IP in OSX [duplicate]

Is there a way to check if my internet connection is with a dynamic or static IP? I'm running OSX.
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Add a static IP alias to a DHCP interface on Windows 8

I have a Windows 8 machine that has only a single Ethernet port. It needs to use DHCP and also needs a static IP. Each IP is in a different subnet, and each serves a different, incompatible purpose. ...
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How to access my Home Ubuntu server from Office

I have a Beetel 450TC2 router with 192.168.1.1 ... I have configured Static IP in it ... Now I have two computers... One with windows 8 and the other with ubuntu server 12.04 ... The IP in the windows ...
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share internet with guest in mac-filtered lan with static ip addresses

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts installed in an hyper-V virtual machine, and I want that it can connect to the Internet. I'm in a lan with mac-filtering and which gives static ip addresses. What do I have ...
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unable to assign external static IP ( /etc/init.d/networking restart hangs )

I'm trying assign a static IP for my web server. I purchased a static IP from my isp, and the isp entered DNS, subnet, and static IP settings in my linksys Wireless-G broadband router. I was able to ...
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Cannot access Harms software via static IP since changing router

I used to be able to access Harms Software loaded on my desktop PC remotely using a static IP address. Since changing my router to Netgear DGN1000 i cannot seem to get access to the software remotely? ...
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Assigning public ip address to ESXI

Ok, I am in a data center which has allocated 10 public IPs to me. I need to allocate a public IP to a VM, do I need a seperate NIC per VM (which I imagine is totally not the case) or do I need to do ...
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Unable to connect local network to the internet using a router

I have a local network on a router. I want to connect it to the internet using another router from my ISP. The internet router from my ISP has a static IP that can be reached from the internet. What ...
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In Windows 8, How do I make a static IP for each network?

I would like to have it so that my computer sets its IP address statically depending on which network that it is connected to. I have 3 Networks that I regularly use and it seems that with Windows I ...
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Port forwarding, remote host, no-ip (static IP access) problems

Im trying to run my custom game server on my local machine. I used no-ip.com to create a static internet location for my game to connect to. I downloaded their DUC program that should access my data ...
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Windows 8 : Force a static IP adress only for a specific network

I am a developer. I need to have a static IP adress when I'm at my office, and would like to use my DHCP at home. Making a reservation on the office's DHCP isn't possible (the router they have ...
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Static IP on DDWRT firmware

I have a range of 8 static public IP's given to me by BT and I've recently upgraded my BT business hub to a Buffalo Airstation running DDWRT. So far I've setup the router to obtain a dynamic IP, ...
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VMware Fusion 5 Ignoring dhcpd.conf

I'm trying to set a static IP for my CentOS 6.4 VM that I'm running via VMware Fusion 5. Steps I took: ran ifconfig, copied HWaddr shut down VM. added to the end of /Library/Preferences/VMware\ ...
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Is it possible to configure a static IP alternative for all adapters using the registry?

I was reading the alternative configuration documentation, and thought I'd try to setup a fallback static IP to simplify my setup: ...
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What prevents my ISP from assigning me a dynamic IPv4 address and static IPv6 address(es)? [closed]

Till now I never heard of an Internet Service Provider anywhere on the world, that assigns static IPv6 addresses besides the one dynamic IPv4 address, to private customers. Is there a technical ...
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Two static IPs on one DSL modem, computer A can't see computer B over the WAN

Both computers have internet access and can browse to any other domain or IP except the ones on the same incoming modem. The configuration is: DSL modem with 5 static IPs one switch connected to the ...
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how can i assign a static ip to just one device on my home network

EDIT: just found the answer myself by looking under 'Address Reservation' I want to assign a static ip to my android phone on my home network The other devices ipads, other computers, etc it doesn't ...
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Wireless access point won't allow more than 1 connection

We have a Netgear WGT624 set up as an access point to provide wireless access on our wired network. The wired network has one PC acting as a DHCP server and internet gateway - the WGT624 is set up ...
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how to map my valid ip address to my server?

I have a valid IP address set on my router. I want to map the IP address to my server running windows server 2008 r2 enterprise, But I don't know how to do it! Can any body please help me with this? ...
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How do I setup a virtualbox server with a static ip on real server?

I have dedicate server run Windows server 2008 Standard with 2 static IP is: 1.1.1.1 and 1.1.1.2. And I have setup virtualbox server run Ubuntu Server 13 on Windows server. How I can set static IP ...
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If I configure a DHCP server to give a specific MAC address a specific IP, can I (safely) manually configure the device with a static IP?

I have a device which doesn't have an option to pick up an IP address via DHCP. If I configure my DHCP server to give a specific IP to the MAC address of that device (effectively reserving that ...
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Static and dynamic networks on the same network adapter

I've got this wireless connection issue that I want to ask about. A couple of days ago, I set up a static IP address so that I can use DCC IRC send option. However since I'm in uni I always carry my ...
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connecting to the internet while nat is disabled

I have four PCs, and i want to use one of them as a web server, but i still want to surf the internet from the four PCs at the same time. in Egypt we have an ISP called "tedata" which offer three ...
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Static IP WAN Settings for Dedicated Internet Connection

I recently purchased a dedicated Internet connection from an ISP and was shocked when I was told I had to have a Cisco 800 series router or higher in my home network to properly configure the network ...
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Trouble of having ipad conneted to adhoc with static ip

all. I am having problem about the ipad wifi connection to adhoc (by win7) with static ip. The procedure is: Connect to the Internet with wired local network connection (autoconfiguration, ...
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How to route traffic from another network to the internet

I am doing a bit of experimentation with my home network and have the following setup: +---------+ +----------+ +-----------+ +----------+ | Host A |_WiFi_| Router A =1)___(2= ...
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What is the risk of a static external IP? What about privacy concerns?

I'm thinking about getting a static external IP from my ISP to access my private network from outside (ssh, nas, etc.) without the need to use a dynamic DNS service. Are there any reasons in terms of ...
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I need to SSH into VirtualBox Ubuntu, but I'm an idiot noob [closed]

I'm running a basic Ubuntu 12.10 server with LAMP and OpenSSH packages installed in VirtualBox. The reason I did this is because my school's server breaks connection when I need to FTP my projects ...
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Howto setup Internet Connection Sharing with static IPs

I got the following setup: One client Windows-PC with a fixed IP 10.0.0.10, one Host with 2 LAN adapters (fixed 10.0.0.20 and DHCP 192.168.0.xxx). I'd like to share the network connection of the host ...
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Buffalo with DD-WRT not applying static ip address

Not sure what's going on here. I have a Buffalo that came with DD-WRT v24SP2-MULTI(04/12/11)_std firmware. I go into Services tab and under Static Leases set a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine's MAC ...
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All statically assigned addresses, but dhcpcd still runs?

I have a VM (on ESXi 5.1.0) running Debian Wheezy (7.0). eth0 has a statically assigned address. eth1 was DHCP-assigned, and now I want to make it static. Here is my old /etc/network/interfaces: # ...
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Using VMware for Static IPs and BD Ip Organizer V2.1

Hardware: Laptop running Windows 8 and A DSL Modem/Wifi from TDS Isp. 6 Static IP addresses from the ISP (5) Useable, (1) Assigned to the the DSL Modem. What I need to do: I need to setup Vmware ...
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Automate static and DHCP switch

Is it possible to automate switching the DHCP and Static IP usage for a specified interface in Win7? I have an AP connected to an other and when the other AP goes offline it does not give my PC an ...
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Connecting PC with static IP to netbooter

I am trying to connect a netBooter to a computer with a static IP address. The instructions in the netbooter ( http://www.synaccess-net.com/support.php ) say that I can connect the netbooter directly ...
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How can I verify if my IP address in Ubuntu was set statically or dynamically?

I have Ubuntu 12.04.1 and would like to know if my IP address for the network connection is set statically or dynamically. cat /etc/network/interfaces is not especially helpful as it only shows auto ...
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How can I figure out what IPv6 to use if I want to set a static IP for my computer?

I recently installed Windows Server 2012 on my desktop. I changed my connection settings to hardcode my internal IP address as 192.168.0.99 (IPv4). Windows Server 2012 warned me that I should also set ...
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Sharing static IP address

I want to share the one static IP address my office has (small office). My boss has the DSL coming into an IP telephony box/router, with one Ethernet port coming out. ipconfig shows the gateway to be ...
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Using Static IP at Work and Wireless at Home

At work, I have an XP laptop with a static IP. At home, I have a wireless router. I don't want to remove the static address, but I would like the laptop to recognize my home network. What would I ...
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How to electronically determine if ISP assigns DHCP addresses in RFC1918 range

Is there an electronic method/protocol/public-website that I can use to definitively determine whether or not my ISP assigns (RFC1918, Private_network) addresses for DHCP assigned addresses? I ...
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Virtualbox issue: how to use static ip in linux guest with windows host using dynamic ip?

I'm using windows 7 as host OS, then I installed linux mint debian as guest OS. My Windows 7 is using dynamic ip. Here is the setting: ip: 192.168.1.101 mask: 255.255.255.0 gateway: 192.168.1.1 ...
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Static IP won't stay assigned

I have a Windows 7 desktop (64-bit) that has both a wireless and wired adapter. I have been able to successfully assign the wireless with a static IP address of 192.168.1.169 but when I try to assign ...
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Windows 7 Static IP Logs/History

Is there any way to pull up in the Event Log when a Static IP address was changed and if possible what changes were made? I've run into a problem where someone keeps changing their static IP address ...
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How to transition to Comcast with static IP address

I have my own email server in my house, on a static IP address. I have had business DSL for over a decade, but I also now have Comcast business Internet. I want to transition from the DSL to the ...
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Ubuntu server static IP

I am trying to give my server a static IP address. This seems to work without any problems, but I can't seem to get an internet connection after this process. I've also changed my DNS server to ...
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Can't connect to internet in Windows XP

I formatted my computer using windows xp CD. After formatted i try to connect to the internet using static ip address. The status of the connection is saying "connected" but when i try to use ...
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Default IP for a wireless network

My OS is Windows 7 64-bit. I'm travelling many times, and many places I know the wireless settings. Every of the wireless networks are using DHCP. Only one place where I need a static IP is home. I ...
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Converting my home network to accommodate a server with static IP

Currently I have a very standard home setup: cable modem, wireless router DHCP's to ISP to get public IP, then assigns non-routeable IPs to each LAN appliance (wireless or not) which are NATted. ...
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Can you configure dynamic to be static yourself, without changing your isp?

I stumbled across this how-to whilst searching for the answer but couldn't find anything definitive. I don't want to mess up my computer (at least not for a good reason anyway) So I am hoping super ...