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1answer
122 views

share OpenVPN tunnel to other machines and multiple DHCP server concern

I'm thinking about trying OpenVPN on a particular host to tunnel traffic to a VPS. As well, I'd like to get arbitrary clients on my LAN to use that OpenVPN interface for routing their traffic. My ...
4
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2answers
160 views

Set specific DHCP options on a static IP address connection

Our network has some not-commonly used DHCP options on it, including some vendor-specific options (e.g. option 002 for Time Offset set to 0x9AB0). I have one particular computer that for whatever ...
0
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0answers
135 views

Windows 7 DHCP Inform/Discover packet HLen=0

After introducing a Windows 7 machine onto my network, my DHCP server began to complain about receiving DHCP packets with an invalid mac length. It did not take very long to figure out that once ...
0
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0answers
55 views

DHCP snap-in crashes when I select IPv4

When trying to use the DHCP Snap-In remotely from my Windows 7 desktop, it crashes when I select IPv4. This only happens for certain servers, but works fine for other servers. All servers are Windows ...
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1answer
534 views

Can I see DHCP options on my network from a windows client? [closed]

Is there anyway to see the DHCP options configured on the server from a windows client (win 7) with no login / admin access to the server?
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4answers
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In a Win7 computer that belongs to a domain, how do I append DNS search list entries?

My desktop is part of the company domain and receives its IP address and DNS search list via DHCP. That's fine, of course. Is there a way that I can append additional entries to the end of the DNS ...
4
votes
3answers
320 views

Requesting >1 IP addresses via DHCP

I'm wondering whether it is possible to configure a Windows 7 machine to request more than 1 IP address? I'm doing some testing and it would be useful to have 2 local IP addresses however, the ...
2
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1answer
342 views

Windows 7 routing traffic through the gateway for local addresses

Windows is adding a route for a local address (10.0.0.90 - my fileserver) with a gateway of (10.0.0.138 - this is my gateway), the gateway only has a 100Mbs link so all of my fileserver bound traffic ...
2
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0answers
787 views

Windows 7 Client gets incorrect IPv6 Prefix Length

I am currently setting up IPv6 and DHCPv6 for Server 2008 R2 on my private network for testing. I was able to get DHCPv6 to work by configuring a static, then setting up the scope. I was also able to ...
1
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1answer
2k views

ICS without the default DHCP server

Using windows 7, Is it possible to turn on Internet Connection Sharing but rather than using the built in dhcp provided by windows, I want to use my own app to handle that. Is there a way to turn off ...
10
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2answers
2k views

DNS and DHCP not agreeing on an IP address

I'm having a problem where our Windows Server 2003 domain controller assigns my Windows 7 computer one IP address (x.x.x.75) via DHCP, but reports another (x.x.x.84) via DNS. This causes some ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Windows 7 Machines do not take reserved IP address from DHCP

I have NETGEAR router - WGR614 V6 and have mixed network of Linux machines and windows PCs. I use the router's in-built DHCP. I use 'Address Reservation' feature of the router to reserve IPs based on ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Windows 7 DHCP client not working on Wired but works on Wireless

I've got a 1 year old Dell laptop running Windows 7 Pro 32 bit. Last week, the PC started refusing to obtain an IP address via DHCP, but this only happens on the Wired Ethernet connection. The PC is ...
1
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4answers
8k views

Issues resolving local domain name with Windows 7

We have subdomain entries in our local DNS server which we use for web development. The IP's they point to our bound to web sites. For Example: FarmA.webstaging = 10.1.10.10 FarmB.webstaging = ...
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votes
1answer
476 views

Why configuring manual IP do not work for me in DHCP? [closed]

I have broadband connection in my laptop. It's getting the IP by protocol. configuration is : ip : 192.168.1.2 subnet : 255.255.255.0 gateway : 192.168.1.1 Now I am curious, In IPV4 properties ...
0
votes
4answers
181 views

How to stop my wireless adapter from received dhcp from router (windows)

I have a windows 7 computer which is connected via vpn to an OpenVpn server which happens to be in another country. I have all internet traffic being routed from my computer through the vpn to the ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

no ping reply from Windows 7 64 bit domain joined PC?

Is there any way to diagnose this error ? when I tried to ping my newly setup host called host1 from local cmd prompt, it returns IPv6 when I ping from the DNS server, it returns public IP address ...
0
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2answers
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Windows 7 Enterprise Edition Failing to Get DHCP address

All my Windows 7 Enterprise Edition 64bit laptops have now failed to get an IP address from DHCP via either a wired or wireless connection. The majority of these machines are Dell Latitude 1545 but ...
0
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1answer
4k views

How can I ask for a new dhcp lease on windows 7?

In windows7 how do I request a new dhcp lease ? What I need in the equivalent of the button "repair" on windows XP. The button "diagnose" seems to do a few things but not request a new dhcp lease if ...
0
votes
3answers
4k views

DHCPPloc.exe or equivalent for Windows 7?

There seems to be some DHCP funnyness going on so I need to run something to show me what's going at a DHCP level. Before I upgraded my machine to Windows 7 I used DHCPloc.exe from the Windows XP ...
5
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3answers
5k views

Windows 7 does not respect the prefered router order from DHCP

We have been using Microsoft's DHCP server on our domain for years with success. One of the options we are pushing to the client is the default gateway. In the Scope Options dialog it reads: 003 ...