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

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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 ...
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How to set the same static IP address for LAN and wifi interfaces on a Win7 laptop?

When I'm at my desk at home, I connect to my network through my Ethernet LAN port. Sometimes however I have to get up and move my computer around (such as to connect it to a TV in another room), so I ...
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How to find the static ip address of my router?

I bricked my Linksys WRT54GS router when trying to change the firmware on it from dd-wrt to open-wrt. In order to unbrick it, I need to be able to do an ftp transfer to it. The problem is that it ...
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Can't get static IPs configured correctly

Normally, I would just keep trying to figure this out on my own, but I'm really at my wits' end. I have a server with two Ethernet adapters, eth0 and eth1. I've been assigned a /29 subnet that ...
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TOR security in a static IP

At my work place i am provided with a static IP. WHere in many of the important sites are blocked for various reasons. Will accessing those sites using Tor browser get detected on the main server....? ...
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Is is possible to set up a static IP through Pfsense when user is connecting through OpenVpn?

I'm setting IP based restrictions on our firewall and need to allow certain people to connect even when they are connected through OpenVPN. Is it possible to assign users a static IP?
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How to access Mac OS X screen sharing from outside my local network?

I have a setup of two Mac Mini, connected to a router with static IP. Mac Mini 1 (Local IP: 192.168.0.99) Mac Mini 2 (Local IP: 192.168.0.100) I use the built-in screen sharing for Mac OS X. When I ...
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Assigning static IP to VPN server

I have a Win2008 R2 server that is going to be receiving many VPN connections. I want to be able to staticly set the IP addresses of both ends of each connection based on the user. I easily found how ...
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Static IP clears itself Windows 7

I have to set a static IP to access the internet while I am at my work office. I usually go through the more visual of the two ways listed as answers here. Though that could change now that I know ...
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Network shows 'device not managed' in Ubuntu 11.04

I have Ubuntu 11.04 and set up a static IP address in /etc/network/interfaces. When I try to restart Ubuntu, suddenly in the task bar it shows a message device not managed How can I re-enable ...
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Router can connect to the internet, computer is connected to router, but computer cannot connect to the internet

To connect to the internet, I usually configure my PC to use the static IP, the gateway and the DNS provided to me by my ISP and plug in the connector to my NIC. Recently, my NIC stopped working, so I ...
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Default to Static IP when no DHCP is found

I've setup a DHCP server on one of my centos boxes, and I have several computers that are going to connect (also centos) and hopefully make use of the DHCP. On start-up I'd like to check whether a ...
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Why is my static IP address different if I plug in a router?

I just purchased a static IP package from my ISP, and was told the IP was something like 24.x.x.x. And they assigned the static IP to the modem. So, if I plug my cable modem directly to my laptop, ...
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Setup second static IP to server behind Netgear router?

I have a WNR3500L Netgear router. Our ISP is Surewest, and they have provided us 5 static IP addresses (66.x.x.106/110). I have setup the router to use 66.x.x.106 as a static IP, and have setup the ...
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Suse Linux: getting a static IP

I am using a computer remotely to which I also have root access. This computer is connected to the internet, but I want to do ssh access, etc. Currently I am using TeamViewer to connect to it. I ...
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Dlink dir 685 with static IP. Cannot see router from other network

I have l2tp connection. My ISP gave me static IP. I can ping this IP from my ISP network successfully. But if I ping it from other ISP - it doesn't. I have dlink 685 router. Unchecked in Firewall ...
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Fixed IP address for Epson SX420W

I bought this cheap printer at the supermarket (shame on me! 80€ - 20€ coupon! Double shame :-P) and while I found it easy to configure Wi-Fi with WPS, I see it obviously never gets the same IP from ...
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Unique IP address settings (static/dhcp) per wireless network? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically picking network settings based on the wifi network Is this possible in Windows 7? For example, I want to use Static IP A with Network A, DHCP with Network ...
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Using multiple interfaces on a RHEL5.5 x64 machine

I am trying to use a statically-assigned address on one interface (eth1) of a server and have a dhcp-assigned address on another interface (eth2) on the same subnet (172.17.11.0/24). When I setup a ...
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How do I setup a virtualbox server with a static ip?

I'm trying to get a Virtualbox instance running with a very specific networking setup. Here's what I have right now: I have a laptop running Ubuntu, hosting a Debian Virtualbox. My loptop regularly ...
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DHCP IP address have access to the internet but static IP address don't behind a router

I have three PCs 192.168.1.100 (DHCP) 192.168.1.101 (DHCP) 192.168.1.113 (Static) One router (SMC SMC8014WN) 192.168.1.1 The .100 and .101 both have access to the internet. The .113 does ...
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Change IP based on AP

I connect to 8 different Access Points, each with a separate subnet and each location does not allow DHCP. I want my computer to change my IP address to an assigned IP address per location based on ...
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Best way to set static IP for a guest vm on a laptop, although the laptop is often on different networks

A Win 2008 Server runs (guest) in VMWare Player, on Win 7 laptop (host) The guest has installed software, Oracle, that demands the same IP address each time I start the guest. At home it works fine ...
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Can't access HTTP server, but ping works in LAN

I encounter a problem when configure the connection. My computer resides in a LAN, I want to assign it a static IP address. Thus with the help of port mapping on the router, I will be able to access ...
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Multiple Static IPs through single DSL line, how to connect to devices from the outside?

My boss had our DSL line converted to a Static IP so that we could hook up various devices (security camera DVRs) and be able to access them remotely. Our ISP (AT&T/SBC) sent out a tech who ...
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What are the benefits of dynamic leased IP addresses in a home network?

I have a small network at home with a router, a printer, a NAS and 4 PCs. My router allows full DHCP management and I have set my router, NAS and printer to have static IP addresses (reserved fixed ...
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Netgear Router Static IP

The Problem: I've recently acquired a new router; a Netgear WNDR4000. I promptly went to set up a static internal IP so I could port forward for the Minecraft Server I run on my computer. I've done ...
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How to set static IP in laptop to be used with wireless network

How to set static IP in laptop to be used with wireless network ? I am running Windows 7 Ultimate.
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Static IP in LAN with DNS name

I have a LAN at home sitting behind the router (Linksys WRT54G). The IP addresses assigned to the Linux boxes are 192.168.0.101 192.168.0.102 192.168.0.103 The Router is also connected to the ...
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Using a laptop with multiple static-ip routers

I use my Windows XP laptop with Wi-Fi at school, home, work and by my parents. Each of these has a different setup (one DHCP and the other three use different static IPs). Is there a way to attach a ...
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How to keep a static network local IP for all the connected machines, and still dynamically assign all the incoming ones?

I have read the manual and could find no word on this, so I'm asking here. I have a couple Macs on a wireless network, this router model: http://homesupport.cisco.com/en-us/wireless/lbc/WRT54GL Now, ...