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I have unchecked tcp/ipv4 protocol from LAN properties & now iam unable to access the server or connect remotely. However i have serial console access to the server where i can use netsh command.

Kindly advise as i am stuck since 3 days & also i cannot get my data stored @ the server.

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it might help if you mention the operating system –  user16081-JoeT Nov 7 '12 at 7:04
    
OS: Windows 2008 R2 Web edition –  user139626 Nov 7 '12 at 8:06
    
You could try this technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc770948 'set interface eth0 ENABLED' - otherwise I think you may need to have someone onsite hook up a keyboard, mouse and monitor to re-enable that for you in person. –  user16081-JoeT Nov 7 '12 at 20:51
    
The question is actually interesting... I can't seem to find a way to enable/disable a protocol on a given interface via netsh, although this can easily done via GUI. –  Massimo Nov 8 '12 at 8:31

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Use IPv6 instead of IPv4. Done!

Failing that, you could try something like this. I suggest you check what each of these commands do before running them as I have not looked into your specific problem, this comes from crib notes of mine:

pushd interface
reset all
popd

pushd interface ip

# Interface IP Configuration for "eth0"
set address name="eth0" source=static addr=172.16.0.42 mask=255.240.0.0
set address name="eth0" gateway=172.16.0.1 gwmetric=0
set dns name="eth0" source=static addr=172.16.0.2 register=PRIMARY
set wins name="eth0" source=static addr=none

popd
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