A static IP address is assigned to a device on a permanent basis. The IP address is not expected to change frequently or at all. This addressing method is commonly used for servers and other devices for which the address must be well-known.

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how to configure a real ip on windows 2008 r2 [closed]

we got an real -static , external- IP address for our router to be able to access network from outside. i need to assign this IP to a a server running windows 2008 R2 to access sites hosted on it
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Centos internet not working

We have our test server configured with a CentOS installation. However, when we put the machine on Dynamic IP then the internet works fine. But we need static IP to configure it with the internet ...
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Will a router allow network traffic from a static IP?

We have some servers in a data center but the data center does not offer a DHCP service. We want to have some computers setup with DHCP and others that have static IP's. Currently our WAN cable going ...
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How to set a fix ip address to access localhost on iPad? [closed]

How to set a fix ip address to access localhost on iPad? I use XAMPP on Windows PC but access localhost on iPad. in iPad i need to type http://ip_address_of_my_computer_instead http://localhost The ...
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Is it okay to set static IP within the range of DHCP?

I have a machine that is connected to a network that assigns IPs automatically via DHCP, for some reason, I needed to have a static IP on that machine... I gave it an IP within the range of the ...
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Ubuntu cannot access internet, LAN is fine

I have an Ubuntu 8.04 LTS server that is directly connected to our Comcast Business Gateway modem and I have configured it with 1 of our 5 allotted Static IPs. My other machines on our LAN can ...
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VirtualBox - Public Static IP for a Debian Guest on a Dedicated Server

Goal: I want to run a Debian-squeeze-Guest in VirtualBox and give the guest it's own public static ip. I found tons of threads about this topic, but all in all I'm now trying for 10 hours (reading the ...
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Draytek Vigor 2820 static IP's

I have a Draytek Vigor 2820 router which is connected to our ADSL provider (British Telecom, BT). We currently have one static IP address which is accessible from anywhere outside of our network and ...
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How to route public static IP to a virtual machine on a vmware ESXi host?

I have 5 static IPs from my ISP (Comcast) and I have a physical machine with VMware ESXi 4.0 on it that is hosting multiple virtual machines. Right now I am just using the default vmware virtual ...
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Can't connect to internet with dynamic IP

I have a small business network with the DNS server being run on Windows Server 2003. Most of the computers in the company have a dynamic IP address assigned through the aforementioned server. One of ...
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How to give static IP in the office and use DHCP at home

There is a laptop running Windows XP. When the computer connects to the Wireless network in the office it should have a static IP address (because it's used as a small DB server). When it connects ...
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How to set static IPs for virtual machines if you are behind a router

I know that you can manually set static IPs on virtual machines, procedure dependent on the operating system. However, if I am connected behind a router, I was told that DHCP could possibly ...
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What kind of internet connection and network setup do I need for hosting a web app

I am starting a web app company that will be hosting a social application on our own servers. We will be getting a fiber connection with a static IP address but I was wondering if there is anything ...
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Browser fails to load some websites with Static IP internet connection

We are using static IP internet connection and we have connected 4 computers with single internet connection using NAT/Router device. The problem is that when we try to load some websites, e.g. AWS, ...
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Building test environment inside Hyper-V - Adding machines into a Domain

I am currently building a test environment with 4 servers inside Hyper-V. One of the servers is a Domain Controller, the other servers will be a member of that domain. All machines are on an ...
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Getting a static external IP [closed]

I'm not even sure if this is possible. My external Ip changes about once every 3 days. How would I prevent it from doing so? I have to connect a domain to my IP and I can't give it a domain to ...
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Westell 7500 - unable to reach static IPs from external network

I am trying to troubleshoot a network configuration at a remote site. It's a standard configuration for us, that we use across multiple sites. The only difference here is that this ISP uses PPPoE, ...
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Virtual networking with VirtualBox

I have a question about virtual networking. I want to create a virtual network between two virtual machines and the host OS. The problem occurs when i try to change manually the ips of the virtual ...
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Cannot set a static ip in Solaris(OpenIndiana)

I am running this command: ifconfig e1000g0 192.168.0.1 I have done over 50 variations with unplumbing/plumbing, up/down, netmask, and broadcast. Doesn't matter cause ifconfig e1000g0 always shows ...
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Multiple public IPs through DD-WRT without 1-to-1 NAT

I've done a search here and wasn't able to find anything relevant to my situation. I apologize in advance if I've missed an existing post on the topic. Our ISP has provided us with 6 static IP ...
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Sonic OS — How to properly use multiple external IPs & port forwarding?

We have a block of static IPs that are utilized by a few different routers -- one provided by our VoIP company, one provided by Verizon (used mostly for the TVs / guest wifi), and one that goes to our ...
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assign auto static ip on ubuntu 10.04

I'm trying to set auto static ip. I've set the content of /etc/network/interfaces to be: auto lo auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.1.2 netmask 255.255.255.0 gateway 192.168.1.1. and ...
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What do SIOCDELRT and SIOCADDRT errors mean?

I am trying to switch from using dhcp to a static IP on an Ubuntu 10.04 server. In /etc/network/interfaces I changed auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp to auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address ...
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Connecting static IP device on switch

Lets say that I connect a device with a static IP in a switch. How does the switch know that there is new device connected? Does the device send an ICMP packet in order to tell that it is new on the ...
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Looking to get a small server – need web, PHP, PostgreSQL [closed]

I'm looking to get a cheap (low end) server to serve web pages (xHTML/PHP), but I also need to be able to set up PostGreSQL on the system too. Ideally the server would have low power consumption, run ...
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SCM8014 to FVS338

I have a SMC8014 Router/Modem that Comcast provided me with their business class service. It was not filtering malicious traffic as aggressively as I had hoped, so I purchased a NetGear ProSafe ...
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How to set static private address for node running under VMWare?

I am running Ubuntu 10.10 in VMWare Player under Windows 7. Each time I reboot the node, it gets a different private IP address (I can see this with ifconfig). I would like my VMWare node to keep ...
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Should I worry about my static IPs?

We currently have a range of 12 static IP addresses through our ISP that I believe are leased. Now that the IPv4 space is almost gone, should I be worried that our ISP (it's a Time Warner fiber ...
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What router hardware or software should be used when multiple public IPs are routed into the same LAN?

I am looking for recommendations to replace a set of consumer grade (Linksys, Netgear, Belkin) routers with something that can handle more traffic while routing more than one static public IP into the ...
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access an IP restricted service from a dynamic IP (Broadband modem) on a windows machine

I dont know if this is the correct place to ask this question but here goes .. (please note that I am pretty much a newbie in terms of networking and I work primarily on the windows platform) I ...
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Subnet Static IP in linux?

Is there an easy to set Linux (Ubuntu 10.4) to always use the same IP address from my router? I know in windows you can tell it to use a static IP address in the TCP/IP settings, what's the same for ...
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Should my dedicated static IP address point to my domain?

I purchased a dedicated static IP address from my hosting company to host my domain name. The IP will point to me domain when I ping it. However, when I conduct reverse DNS lookup, my dedicated IP ...
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DHCP addressing vs Static addressing for Servers

I'm having a "lively" debate with a work associate about the reasons for or against using DHCP on servers in a network environment. The network environment in particular is a relatively small network, ...
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HOw to give static ip to router from window XP LAN

I have the USB modem internet connection. I am using ICS sharing in XP to share my internet connection. ON window XP LAN i have set up the LAN IP as 192.168.137.1 255.255.255.0 Now i have joined ...
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hosting IP change, how much downtime to expect?

i'm moving my hosted site (same host) to a static IP, I understand there will be some downtime due to DNS caching - does anybody have any tips how to minimize this time and to avoid my users seeing ...
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Communication between two different network id

How can two hosts with different network-id communicate with each other? 10.17.101.16 /24 needs to communicate with 10.17.102.16 /24 I was able to make communication by changing them to same ...
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Assigning IP to a small office network

I need to assign static ip address to a network with the following specification: There are 6 set(12 nos.) of sub-networks. Each set has a Primary and a Redundant network loops with Server having ...
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EC2 and Static IP's (Elastic IP's)

I'm using an elastic IP for one of my EC2 instances. I can reach the instance via the elastic IP from external machines, but from other machines in my EC2 configuration, I can ONLY reach the machine ...
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Accessing IP restricted server from dynamic IP

Our servers (all CentOS) are all restricted by IP but often i am out and about and stuck on a dynamic IP address. Using a DynDNS widget I have set this dynamic IP to always sync with a DynDNS hostname ...
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Ethernet interface number changed, and old one does not exist, but does not leave IP address

I have a virtual machine with Mandriva 2007.0 (yes, old - unfortunately we do not have a choice here). Anyway, the problem: Before reboot: active network interface = eth0. No other interfaces ...
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multiple ssl sites with 1 ip address and different root domains

I'm running windows server 2003 sp2 with IIS 6.0. I only have one ip address (leasing a subnet is really not an option and i'd like to limit my use of the address space anyways), but need to run ...
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Register multiple static IP addresses ubuntu

I currently have 1 static IP registered on my server. I'd like to go ahead and register 4 other static addresses. I'm not sure of the syntax. Should I just do iface eth0:0 inet static? Here's what ...
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How do I assign a static IP address to a Win 2008 VPN server?

I am setting up a VPN to a Windows Server 2008 box at my hosting provider. I actually do have it working already and am using a static IP range to assign addresses to my VPN clients in the range of ...
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How do I combine static and dynamic DHCP leases on a Cisco router?

Basically, what I need is super similar to the unanswered cisco forum question below: https://supportforums.cisco.com/message/3139749#3139749 I have a Cisco 850 Series router. I have configured a ...
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interfaces/static IP problem - Debian

I'm trying to configure my Debian machine (Lenny) to use a static ip address. Here's what my interfaces file currently looks like: # This file describes the network interfaces available on your ...
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Bridged modem but no gateway?

I'm trying to put my modem in bridge mode so I can plug it into a separate router but I'm having some difficulties. To try to get the facts straight on the settings required I've plugged it straight ...
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Is there any harm to setting the same static ip for eth0 and eth1?

I'm configuring a Fedora server to use a static ip (although this question should apply to any Linux server). Unfortunately, I don't have much control over which of the two ethernet ports gets used. I ...
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Assigning a static IP on HP-UX

I can't find how to set a static IP on the local network (192.168.xxx.xxx) on HP-UX using the command line. I want the address to be kept after the server reboots, so it seems the use of ifconfig ...
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How necessary is a static IP when running a webserver from home

I'm considering hosting at home not through a third party. Some of the content will be software that need to run reliably 24/7. Currently I buy the domain then redirect it to the IP of my webhost, so ...
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win7 internet access blocked when using a particular static ip

one machine on the domain has had the same static internal ip a long time, serving a couple small sites. All of a sudden internet connectivity is not available, although the LAN is. Switching to dhcp ...