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OS: WinXP, Win7

Is there any command line to change IP address/gateway IP/DNS easily? Either command to change directly or command to bring up this window (see below)? Thanks. enter image description here

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+1 I want one too.. – SLaks Mar 2 '11 at 21:05
You can do this with Netshell commands, I know you can... how? Not sure. – SpacemanSpiff Mar 2 '11 at 21:07
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You can use netsh.exe to make the changes from a command line. Here are a couple links to get you rolling.

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The best app for changing ip in win is

something like network manager in linux

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This works for me on Windows 7 32-bit. You MAY need to run this application as an Administrative user depending on your UAC settings.

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