If you're using a router and you know its IP address you can try manually giving an IP address to your PC but it has to be in the same range That is if your router's IP is 192.168.1.1 then you'll have to specify something like 192.168.1.2 to your PC. We've just plugged a brand new Windows Vista PC into the network and that picked up an address. if this dosen't work use the above method to uninstall and then reinstall. http://softwaredevelopercertification.com/windows-vista/vista-cannot-get-ip-address-dhcp.php
I plugged my laptop into the same port and that was fine. I've already tried that more than once in Admin mode. There's no server on this network, it's just a Netgear router with a DHCP range so we can update computers for customers. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
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Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Unable to obtain IP address on Vista machine - Here are steps to debug ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ teamdhcpOctober 26, 20071 Share 0 0 1.Verifyoutput of ipconfig commandthat it showing at least one interface Browse other questions tagged windows-vista networking 64-bit dhcp or ask your own question. General failure.
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes 3. windows-vista networking 64-bit dhcp share|improve this question asked Feb 19 '10 at 18:51 myscreennameistoolong 1815 add a comment| 3 Answers 3 active oldest votes up vote 1 down vote accepted Do Mar 30, 2006 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases
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computertechie, Jul 11, 2007 #3 JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 I'm still waiting to see the output I asked for.
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Can you do tracert to a known host like www.cisco.com (184.108.40.206) and see where your packets fail? computertechie, Jul 12, 2007 #10 crimsonnblue Joined: Jun 12, 2006 Messages: 14 Try restarting the dhcp client service. Dhcpconnenablebcastflagtoggle Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Local Only Windows Vista At least if you try to do an ipconfig/release ipconfig/renew you have to have administrator privileges in Vista.
Let the OS re-install the driver and the system should be able to get a new DHCP IP. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/594020 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Teenage daughter refusing to go to school Why were pre-election polls and forecast models so wrong about Donald Trump? check over here I've tried using the netsh int ip reset command to see if that fixed anything.
Absolutely nothing, even when I have set it to a fixed IP address I still can't ping anything, even the loopback. JohnWill, Jul 11, 2007 #4 lymponus Joined: May 30, 2004 Messages: 93 I think to get to the proper command prompt in Vista it's Start Orb-->All Programs-->Accessories-->right click on Command Prompt-->choose General failure.
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Therefore, the Windows Vista-based computer loses some TCP/IP configurations.) 13. computertechie, Jul 12, 2007 #12 computertechie Thread Starter Joined: Jul 10, 2007 Messages: 135 I've also plugged it into our corporate network, makes no difference. Deploy and discuss! Stop firewall on your machine and try ipconfig /renew.
This solution may work for other people. –myscreennameistoolong Feb 22 '10 at 21:37 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Has the HOSTS file been modified by the malware? No, create an account now. Tryusing anothercable or NIC card. this content address.
I would personally skip that and go straight for the reinstall as you suggested. If you wanted to give it a go, there is a tutorial on doing a repair installation under Vista. Output of ipconfig /all 2. Reply Follow UsPopular TagsWindows Server 2012 DHCP Failover DNS DHCP Policies Windows Server 2016 Windows DNS Server MAC Filtering Powershell LLF DHCPv6 Migrating to DHCP Failover Policy Based Assignment Policy Based
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Please help ! I then put the drive back in the laptop and now I am trying to run Spybot/SUPERAntiSpyware and other programs on the laptop but I can't get the network to work. General failure. No luck.
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