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Ipconfig is a command from MS-DOS operating system able to give information about the IP network.

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“This site can't be reached - ERR_CONNECTION_RESET” via Google Chrome (49.0.0263.75) on Windows XP. Works with Firefox

I cannot get into many sites on my laptop with Google Chrome on Windows XP. I am using Google Chrome (49.0.0263.75) and FirefoxESR (52.9.0) and I am getting this error in Chrome: “This site can't be ...
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Why is my default gateway in a different network?

I ran ipconfig and I noticed that my default gateway is 192.168.128.1 and my IP is 192.168.129.8. How can it be that they are in different Net-ID's/networks? Same goes for my Ubuntu VM. IP 192.168.129....
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IPconfig looking for DLLs in wrong place

(Edit 4:) The problem disappeared after I did what is described in Edit #3, below. The question that remains is: Why did this problem occur and what fixed it? Environment: Windows 11. When I attempt ...
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unable to ping other machine via two routers, 1 network

I managed to setup 2 routers with different isp providers to be joined in 1 local network. Router1 is dhcp enabled and Router2 is disabled dhcp, set static ip from Router1's ip range. I connected 2 ...
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Is there a port of the linux ip command to Windows?

I am constantly switching between MS Windows and Linux and would love to use the Linux ip command on Windows instead of ipconfig or route. I tried to locate a port of ip to Linux but the unfortunate ...
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Copy Mac Address of the most recent networking device inserted in my computer! Possible?

I borrowed a batch script from another user on this site so that I can copy a Mac address automatically whenever I click it. But I need modifying the script. Here's the link. Copy Mac Address into ...
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What does default gateway from ipconfig on Windows means?

What does Default gateway properties of every network adapter from ipconfig /all command's output means? As far as I understand, default gateway is the next-hop IP that is assigned to address 0.0.0.0 ...
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ipconfig release/renew for Wi-Fi doesn't work

ipconfig /renew Wi-Fi ipconfig /release Wi-Fi Either of those commands don't work for the Wi-Fi adapter yet they work fine for the Ethernet adapters or any of the other adapters. Like the adapters ...
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Getting 169.254.31.218 IP address / can't ipconfig /release to change IP address

I can't figure this out and it's become a nightmare. A computer on our network has no internet. If I plug the problem computer in on another network the internet works. No other computers on the ...
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Why does my Windows 10 PC show my default gateway's address instead of the DNS Server IP adresses I've set?

When I go to cmd and type ipconfig /all I can see that the DNS Servers' IP addresses are simply the address of my default gateway (router). Why? When I go to my router settings it does not matter if I ...
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What is Wireless LAN adapter Local Area Connection and Connection-specific DNS Suffix?

Wireless LAN adapter Local Area Connection* 1: Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft Wi-...
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How to remove Hyper-V DNS records

My dns entries show 2 different IPs for a Hyper-V Virtual Machine (even when the VM is off): ipconfig /displaydns winhost.mshome.net ---------------------------------------- No records of type AAAA ...
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Forward specific IP to localhost

I have this old code that runs tests against an SQL Server with a specific hardcoded IP on my network 192.168.X.Y, however I want to run such tests against my local server at 127.0.0.1. How can I tell ...
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What is "Microsoft Wi-Fi Direct Virtual Adapter" used for?

When I type ipconfig /all command in Windows command prompt, it shows some adapters with description of "Microsoft Wi-Fi Direct Virtual Adapter" (see image below). Where did they come from ...
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Get IP configuration of virtual or hidden network adapters

I need to get IP address of virtual (and/or) hidden network adapters, such as Hyper-V virtual ethernet or Ethernet (Kernel Debugger) None of the following commands are giving me what I need: ipconfig /...
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Why does nmap think my computer has two IP addresses?

Nmap seems to think my computer has two IP addresses. When I run ipconfig, I get Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : home Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::****:****:****:****%12 IPv4 ...
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Need to connect Windows 10 PC to wired LAN but block internet. Internet through wireless

Is there a rather straightforward way to allow a specific Windows 10 PC on a LAN network to access LAN resources through ethernet, but allow internet only through wirelessly connected to an access ...
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Network adapters marked with (*) in ipconfig /all

This feels like a good place to ask. What does the (*) specify in this ipconfig example? I am using Shrew and Cisco VPN clients, and for some reason, Shrew doesn't work (i can connect but then can't ...
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ipconfig/renew and reserved ip address - How it works?

I'm trying to understand something. Let's say we have a windows server with a static IP. Its IP is reserved in the DHCP, etc. Everything's good. If I run ipconfig/release then ipconfig/renew, will ...
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How can I run ipconfig on FreeDos?

I have been trying to run a ipconfig.exe file on FreeDos. Do I Need to convert it to ipconfig.com or is there an other way to solve this? I've already tried to make a .bat file, which i hoped could ...
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which of internet devices has access to internet

I'm currently working on Intrusion Detection System, based on neural network. The NN is already created, it is not the case. Now, to use it, i need to write a program that gets information about ...
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Some websites can't be accessed only in computers, not phones

My home network has 2 phones and 2 computers. On the phones any website can be accessed, but on the computers both of them can only access Google services (YouTube, Keep, GMail), Facebook & ...
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Wireless network adapter will not connect to internet, shows "No Internet, Secured" following uninstall of AT&T Global Network Client [closed]

I was attempting to uninstall some programs I wasn't using anymore, among them was AT&T Global Network Client. Since doing that I have not been unable to connect to the internet. All other devices ...
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Why is my command prompt not responding properly to ipconfig?

When I type ipconfig on my command prompt, it keeps telling me media disconnected even though my device is connected via Wifi. Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.10240] (c) 2015 Microsoft Corporation. ...
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DNS resolution, Browser navigation, and cache

I know NS update could take over 24h. However during this process there is something that intrigues me. I can't change ISP router's DNS so I set WAN/LAN to use Google Public DNS The process scenario:...
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(ipconfig /displaydns) - how to display details for specific domain name

When I issue ipconfig /displaydns, I get a ton of output. I want to display the details for a specific domain name like google.com. My objective is something like this as output: I tried ipconfig /...
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Get history of IP configuration changes

I have monitored some problems with the IP configuration during job execution. It looks like the DNS server name and the domain suffix is changed sometimes. I would like to find corresponding events ...
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Which one is true IP address of my laptop running Windows?

I have Windows 10 laptop and connected to office Wi-Fo. I am not able to SSH to my company’s AWS EC2 instance so admin asked me the IP address of my laptop. I did ipconfig and it returned me two ipv4 ...
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Tp-Link IP configuration failure

I tried to setup my WiFi router (Tp-Link TL-WR841N) as a repeater via following the way described here:How to configure WDS function on TP-Link Wireless Routers(green UI). It works temporarily however ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 New Netplan / IP Configuration (pointopoint?) (Need Example)

I have a Root-Server with Proxmox installed. Until now, i always had Ubuntu 16. Now i upgraded a VM to Ubuntu 18 and i need a example for the new netplan Configuration. This was my old interfaces ...
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What is Connection-specific DNS Suffix

I am reading the output of Windows 10 cmd ipconfig /all. There is one field which I cannot understand and cannot find it on Google which is. I am living in a dorm and I am connected to its network. ...
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netsh in command line to change adaptor settings?

I have been playing around with netsh to make some changes to the network adpater on a machine called "Local Area Connection" I would like to change the IP, SUBNET, GATEWAY & DNS IP: 192.168.1.10 ...
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Can't connect to a wireless network using cmd

Im trying to connect my phone to my PC via FTP and open the FTP with Windows Explorer using the cmd. Below are the codes: @echo off echo Setup connection to ftp 192.168.43.1 ipconfig | findstr /...
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default gateway after network card damage

This is my default gateway I am trying to set up Static IP for windows server 2016 in Virtual box,Author of this tutorial says..his default gateway is 192.168.1.1..Upon some research,it lead me to ...
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How to change name of connection in ipconfig

I typed in my cmd ipconfig /all, one of the items I recieved was: Wireless LAN adapter ‏‏חיבור מקומי* 13: Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : ...
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How do I extract the IPv4 IP Addresses from the output of ipconfig, and then filter it so that my output only includes a list of the IP addresses?

How do I extract the IPv4 IP Address from the output of ipconfig I read through this post and it was very helpful. I was just wondering if the is a way I can extract only the IP Addresses (xxx.xxx....
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DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN in Windows 10

I thoroughly examined all similar questions, but none of the above recommendations did help me. I am still getting the error on this concrete PC with Windows 10 Creators Update, while all other ...
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How to actually use different IP's assigned to my dedicated server (windows)?

I have a dedicated windows 2012 server, which includes 5 IP for my use. The IP group looks like this: 111.111.111.208/29 I access my server via RDP at 111.111.111.210 When I open a browser and ...
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How to use Displaydns operation on a remote PC

Is there a way to use the following command from a remote PC by its name or IP? ipconfig /displaydns [IP/computer name]
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Save to file from command line operation and named it as [hostname].txt

I am wondering if it is possible to save the following operation to a file while the name of the file is the host name: I mean something like: ipconfig /displaydns >hostname.txt For example, in ...
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ipconfig windows flashes and disappears automatically

my ipconfig.exe app is opening and closing automatically and it happen in every 3-4 Mins.How can i make it not opening and closing automatically?.
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NAT static IP config Unable to ping linux vm from windows host

I could ping windows from ubuntu vm but when I ping ubuntu from windows host. I getting unreachable error message. From ubuntu to windows root@arihant:/home/pavan# ping windows PING windows (192....
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ipconfig running continuously in the background

The C:\Windows\System32\ipconfig.exe file runs every 1 minute in the background and flickers for about 1 second. How can I stop this phenomenon, because it is not allowing me to run an application in ...
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Pinging router at 192.168.1.1 returns response from 192.168.0.34

In simple home network, how it is possible to ping 192.168.1.1 and get a response from 192.168.0.34? Mikrotik router RB951G-2HnD (mipsbe) firmware v. 3.18. The router sits at gateway IP address 192....
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Renew DHCP Lease without knowing if en0 or en1

Dear Superuser Community, I'm writing on a a script that renews the DHCP Lease. To function correctly on other computers, how can renew the DHCP Lease without knowing if en0 or en1 is active. Is it ...
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How to load the new website IP in Windows?

I'm trying to access a website but I can not make my computer or router to recognize the new IP address. Previously, it took little time for this to happen but lately I'm waiting up to 24 hours. How ...
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Commands ping and ipconfig are not recognized [duplicate]

Why are the commands ipconfig and ping not recognized in the command prompt on my windows 10 PC? How do I recognize this commands? Here you've a screenshot. (Click on image to watch in full screen)
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How do I extract the IPv4 IP Address from the output of ipconfig

I'm attempting to have cmd copy only a specific set of character from a command output. I've been able to select the line that the phrase exists in but from there I am lost. Here is my command so far. ...
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Where is DNS cache located on Windows 8.1?

I'm reading about DNS cache and particularly about ipconfig /flushdns command. There are many resources out there - QA, blogs, sites - that explain what is DNS cache but none of them say where DNS ...
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Cannot see my Local IP adress in ipconfig

I wanted to foward my port but I needed to know my LAN IP adress when I typed ipconfig /all this is what i did get 2.LAN = Yerel Ağ Bağlantısı in my language btw 3.Where can I see my Lan IP to port ...
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