Resetting IP Address (Windows) (Article 1535)

Summary

Follow the instructions below to reset the IP address on a Windows computer.

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Press the Windows key on your keyboard.

Then type cmd on your keyboard and press Enter. You will then see a screen similar to the one below. This is the Windows Command Prompt.

Next type ipconfig /release and then press Enter. This will release your current IP address.

Finally, type ipconfig /renew and then press Enter. This will renew your computer's IP address.

Keywords

Internet
Internet Basics
IP Address
Reset
release
renew
refresh

Parent Issue

Internet Basics