Change IP Address In Less Than 30 Seconds

  1. Click on “Start” in the bottom left hand corner of screen
  2. Click on “Run”
  3. Type in “command” and hit ok
    You should now be at an MSDOS prompt screen.
  4. Type “ipconfig /release” just like that, and hit “enter”
  5. Type “exit” and leave the prompt
  6. Right-click on “Network Places” or “My Network Places” on your desktop.
  7. Click on “properties”
    You should now be on a screen with something titled “Local Area Connection”, or something close to that, and,
    if you have a network hooked up, all of your other networks.
  8. Right click on “Local Area Connection” and click “properties”
  9. Double-click on the “Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)” from the list under the “General” tab
  10. Click on “Use the following IP address” under the “General” tab
  11. Create an IP address
  12. Press “Tab” and it should automatically fill in the “Subnet Mask” section with default numbers.
  13. Hit the “Ok” button here
  14. Hit the “Ok” button again
    You should now be back to the “Local Area Connection” screen.
  15. Right-click back on “Local Area Connection” and go to properties again.
  16. Go back to the “TCP/IP” settings
  17. This time, select “Obtain an IP address automatically”
  18. Hit “Ok”
  19. Hit “Ok” again
  20. You now have a new IP address

Enjoy folks!


Thanks for this tutorial :+1: