Use the ipconfig tool and ipconfig /all to discover your computer’s IP address, default gateway, DHCP status and more, for each adapter installed on the PC.This includes wired and wireless, as well as virtual adapters. Use the /refresh and /renew command to resolve IP conflicts and learn how to display and flush the DNS Resolver cache, among other things.
- [Voiceover] If you've ever received an error…that has to do with an IP address,…especially one that states…there's an IP address conflict on the network,…you might not have known how to resolve it.…You're best bet is to use the ipconfig command.…You can use ipconfig at a command prompt,…or by using Windows PowerShell.…I'll use PowerShell here.…You can open this by searching for it from the task bar.…Just type PowerShell…in the search window,…and click Windows PowerShell in the results.…
Go ahead and type ipconfig…and press enter to get some basic information…about your own IP addresses.…My IP address is 10 dot 3 dot 25 dot 59.…Because each host on a network needs a unique IP address,…the first thing you'll wanna do…if you're having IP problems is to release that address…and renew it.…To do this, type ipconfig slash release,…and then, we'll follow up with renew.…
Now, we'll type ipconfig slash renew.…Most of the time, this will fix any problem…associated with conflicting IP addresses.…If the problem is resolved, you're work is done.…
Author and professor Joli Ballew shows you how to get connected, which settings to use to access different resources, and how to keep your system secure. She explains the security implications of different settings, so you can make informed decisions that help protect devices when using public networks. She also helps get the most out of the Window 10 sharing center. Lastly, she explains the native firewall rules, how to create your own inbound and outbound rules, and how to troubleshoot and modify your network connection.
Note: This course aligns to the Configure Networking domain from the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows 10 Devices.
- Configuring IP settings and wireless network settings
- Maintaining network security
- Setting up preferences
- Troubleshooting connectivity
- Managing Windows Firewall
- Creating program rules and security rules
- Using ping, ipconfig, Tracert, and PathPing to troubleshoot