Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Having got this problem and found this solution I think I should perhaps try netsh int ip reset reset command but I am afraid it can reset some important settings and disable me from reaching the server remotely. So what exactly does it reset?

share|improve this question
Can someone address the issue of trying to run this remotely? –  EricG Jan 4 '14 at 15:57

1 Answer 1

up vote 2 down vote accepted

This is the first hit in google for the command you're asking about.


When you run the reset command, it rewrites two registry keys that are used by TCP/IP. This has the same result as removing and reinstalling the protocol. The reset command rewrites the following two registry keys:

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.